13 Jan 2022

Downing Street party row exposes rift between Tories in Scotland and England

Chief Correspondent

The fallout from the Downing Street party row is causing an ever-widening rift between Conservatives North and South of the border.

The leader of the Scottish Tories called for the prime minister’s resignation, only to be dismissed as “quite a lightweight figure” by the Leader of the House, Jacob Rees-Mogg.

We went to sound out grassroots opinion in the Borders.