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Boris Johnson prepares to fight back. Will it work?

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Tory MPs return from their constituencies today to Westminster after canvassing opinion about the ongoing partygate row. The good news for Boris Johnson is that only one of the party’s MP has come out over the weekend to call for him to resign. Tim Loughton – the MP for East Worthing and Shoreham – said he had received extensive messages from constituents and had regretfully concluded that Johnson’s ‘resignation is the only way to bring this whole unfortunate spectacle to an end’.

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