“Whilst there were lots of tee shirted Cameron supporters at yesterday’s hustings in Leicester, it is not true to say that DD supporters were unrepresented, as the attached photo proves.” So writes councillor Graham Smith in an email. Just to show that Guido is being even handed, here on the left is the picture Graham sent and another pinched off ConservativeHome.com. Both show t-shirted supporters of the respective campaigns. Happy now?
“This is, at its heart, a matter of public trust,” he told the PM, concluding: “I cannot reconcile the terms of the proposed deal with the promises we made to the country in our manifesto at the last election… I believe that the regulatory regime proposed for Northern Ireland presents a very real threat to the integrity of the United Kingdom. I cannot support an indefinite backstop arrangement, where the EU holds a veto over our ability to exit…”