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Rory Stewart’s meeting that should have been an email

Rory Stewart announced at a meeting today that he won’t be holding any more meetings as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

He is also cancelling all of his door-knocking and canvassing, putting a swift end to his sofa-surfing escapade.

Mr S. thinks that this meeting really should have been an email.

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