Ex-Coronation Street star Adam Rickitt will be on Question Time tomorrow on his way to joining the A-list and becoming a Tory MP. He is not expected to join the Cornerstone Group. Mrs Fawkes reckons he’ll make a good member.
No news yet as to if Britain’s greatest vote winner intends to apply for the A-list now she has left the Z-list. She undoubtedly has the proven ability to win elections against left-wing MPs and she qualifies on all the key criteria; media-savvy, from a non-traditional background which reflects modern Britain, young and attractive. Guido is of course referring to Chantelle. Essex girls are über-Thatcherites, she can win them back, are you listening CCHQ?
“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…”