Sorry to be losing
but I know he must put his health first. He has been an outstanding minister with many achievements to his name and he leaves office with my thanks and best wishes
I have resigned from my role as Transport Minister for heath-related reasons. I have always prided myself on being able to give 100% to any task.
Despite my continuing passion, I find myself unable now to give this role everything it rightly deserves.
📚 I was able to read this by
over Christmas. It is outstanding. I was gripped and captivated from the first page - if you enjoyed The Cutting Room, you will love this. Highly recommended 📚
Just had a peek at the refurb work
in my constituency - stunning! Pleased that
regeneration funding helped make it poss. A long way from the occupation (which I was proud to support) to save it from closure 25 years ago. More here
Let’s be clear: if Tories are threatening to withhold public investment from constituencies as a way of keeping MPs in line then, yes, that’s blackmail & intimidation - but it is also corruption.
The moral decay at the heart of Johnson’s govt may be even worse than we thought
NEW: Nicola Sturgeon (
) says she's 'shocked' by 'gravely serious' allegations of bullying against UK Government whips.
The First Minister calls for an independent invstigation.