Laura Kuenssberg

Laura Kuenssberg


Political Editor, BBC - 140 characters doesn't tell a whole story, and retweets represent something worth a read, not my own or the BBC's view!

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Opposition still gunning for Cummings, Tory MPs still angry, but No 10 says; ‘The police have made clear they are taking no action ...The PM has said he believes Mr Cummings behaved reasonably and legally given all the circumstances and he regards this issue as closed.’

Police statement is here if you want to read it in full

latest govt briefing on @BBCNews  now - PM expected to unveil next steps in easing the lockdown

Important from Vallence - the R is still 0.7 - 0.9 - numbers of cases of coronavirus are coming down, but they are not coming down fast

No follow up Q today, nor did the PM allow Vallence or Whitty to answer question about whether they were worried about example being set by Cummings' behaviour

Not around for a few days - keep up with @BBCNews  and @BBCPolitics 

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So far... in these elections the combined tally for the two parties in favour of no deal, the Brexit Party and UKIP amounts to 35% - combined tally for the pro Second Referendum parties is 40%.

Senior tory tells me Brexiteer anger so high that seems likely there will be a call for no confidence vote tomorrow - letters going in -

Hearing that SirGraham Brady has asked to see the PM after #pmqs  tmrw, and multiple sources, including senior tories and a cabinet minister, telling us tonight they believe the threshold of 48 letters has been reached - v unlikely to be any confirmation until tomorrow

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