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Johnny Mercer’s cringe Twitter love-fest

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It was Valentine’s day yesterday in Westminster and while Steerpike did a round-up of MPs’ messages to their partners, there was one romantic dispatch he appears to have missed. Step forward Felicity Cornelius-Mercer, better known as the other half of Johnny, the veterans-obsessed Tory MP for Plymouth Moor View. 

Felicity’s Twitter game has been raising eyebrows recently after she posted

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