David Lidington blames leadership gossip on hot weather and “too many summer parties”

David Lidington has spoken out against rumours of Theresa May being branded “dead in the water” by a former Tory chief whip, blaming July’s “hot weather” and “too many summer parties”. He called it a “silly story” and “self-indulgent gossip”. … Continue reading David Lidington blames leadership gossip on hot weather and “too many summer parties”

Theresa May appoints anti-LGBT Justice Secretary

During negotiations with the DUP, while most Tory MPs are scrambling to distance themselves from the controversial anti-LGBT views held by the Northern Irish party, Theresa May has appointed a new justice secretary, David Lidington, who PinkNews point out has … Continue reading Theresa May appoints anti-LGBT Justice Secretary