2 Jul 2024

Hunt admits he could be first Chancellor to lose seat in election

Senior Political Correspondent

While Rishi Sunak insists it’s not over for the Tories, Jeremy Hunt openly admits he could become the first Chancellor to lose his seat.

He has described Godalming and Ash in Surrey as being “on a knife edge” after the Liberal Democrats made it a key target in their campaign to smash the southern ‘Blue Wall’.

Our Senior Politics Correspondent Paul McNamara went there to find out whether he can keep a hold of his true-blue seat.