Patrick O’Flynn Patrick O’Flynn

Boris has his enemies to thank for surviving partygate

The surest way to put people off an opinion they might otherwise agree with is to get somebody they actively despise to articulate it. Yet this is what the anti-Boris Johnson political class proposes to do repeatedly in the House of Commons on Sue Gray Day, perhaps as early as tomorrow.

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