Patrick O’Flynn Patrick O’Flynn

Boris’s successor should be Rishi Sunak, not Liz Truss

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Is the ball about to come loose at the back of the scrum? Though an imminent defenestration of Boris Johnson is still just about odds-against, the chances of him leading the Tories into the next election are certainly receding.

Should a leadership contest be required as early as next year it is already clear who the two leading candidates would be.

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