Johnson in Number Ten

20130425-085542.jpgIt’s Jo rather than Boris, as Dave appoints the Orpington MP as his new head of policy. Presumably this is only a part-time job given he is a serving MP. There is also a new policy advisory board which includes Peter Lilley, Jesse Norman and, less encouragingly, George Eustice. A busy first day in Downing Street…


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John McDonnell tells the Gallery/Lobby lunch what the priest told him to do…

‘He persuaded me to do this. He said you need to soften your image. So do Mumsnet and do this…. I’m trying to soften my image.’


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