19 Dec 2021

Brexit minister resignation latest blow to Johnson’s leadership

Amid a by-election disaster, a rebellion and a series of scandals, Boris Johnson has suffered another blow to his leadership, as it emerged the minister in charge of Brexit is resigning from the Cabinet.

Lord Frost had become increasingly unhappy over the direction of government policy, especially tax rises and Covid restrictions.

Liz Truss has just been named to take over his role.


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