Boris Johnson should “present some contrition” over studies of Downing Road events, the Tory chairman of the defence choose committee urged his celebration chief this morning.
Tobias Ellwood was showing on Sky Information to debate Russia and Kazakhstan however, considerably predictably, the very first thing he was requested about have been studies of Downing Road events.
“The celebration has endured a few tough months, you bear in mind in November and December views have been expressed then, each publicly and privately,” he advised Kay Burley.
“We have to regroup, we have to improve the No 10 machine and rebuild belief with the nation. But right here we’re going again over the identical floor, round the exact same buoy, following I am afraid the identical outdated techniques – ‘do not clarify’, ‘do not apologise’ – hoping it’s going to blow over.
“It is not blowing over and it is now not concerning the optics in how unfair all this seems to be. We’re really spilling into denial that there is nothing to see right here and that is simply compounding issues. So I strongly urge the Prime Minister to behave now, to apologise for No 10’s poor judgement, to point out some contrition and reply to Sue Grey’s findings after they additional come out. We will not permit issues to float, that isn’t an choice.”