UK’s former Brexit chief urges ‘important’ personnel modifications at Quantity 10
And not using a “complete reset” at 10 Downing Avenue, Boris Johnson’s future as prime minister is in severe jeopardy, Lord David Frost tweeted on Thursday. The Tory peer and former UK chief Brexit negotiator was quoting a Telegraph article that known as for a complete political house-cleaning with “all of the neo-socialists, inexperienced fanatics and pro-woke crowd exiting instantly.”
2. In insurance policies – so we begin delivering the massive modifications wanted to ensure we will create wealth & improve freedomIn methods & individuals – so the levers of presidency work, and, as Allister says,”with all of the neo-socialists, inexperienced fanatics and pro-woke crowd exiting instantly”.
— David Frost (@DavidGHFrost) January 27, 2022
The Telegraph piece shared by Frost argued that “with out drastic, pressing motion, the [Conservative] get together might be sucked into the form of demise spiral that sunk John Main’s authorities within the mid Nineties” and changed it with a left-wing coalition led by Labour. “Such an final result,” author Allister Heath warned, “could be calamitous, and end in a vicious class and cultural struggle from which the nation would by no means get better.”
Heath laid out some potential routes out of such doom for Johnson, together with him staying in workplace whereas attempting to deal with the “rapid injury brought on by Partygate” earlier than delegating “large quantities of energy to a David Frost-like CEO in No. 10.” Accompanying such a delegation could be the wholesale “clear-out” of the woke crew, a “complete reset.” Failing that, the PM must step down, the article steered.
Johnson’s political future hangs within the steadiness amid civil and police inquiries into allegations a number of lockdown-violating events had been held at authorities buildings, together with Downing Avenue.
Conservative MPs are reportedly awaiting the findings of the inquiry being run by high civil servant Sue Grey earlier than transferring on any potential no-confidence actions towards Johnson. Grey’s report is predicted to be delivered to Downing Avenue within the coming days.
Johnson this week rejected opposition calls to resign, and has insisted he didn’t break the lockdown guidelines. Some 54 votes of no-confidence from Conservative MPs could be enough to provoke a possible management change.
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