Tory peer: Boris Johnson said foreign secretary job like being in ‘steel condom’

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Ruth Davidson said Boris Johnson described his time as foreign secretary as like being enclosed in a steel condom. Johnson became foreign secretary in 2016 and resigned in 2018 over Theresa May's Brexit plans. Downing Street has signalled it is still committed to assisting a parliamentary inquiry into whether Johnson lied to MPs over lockdown parties.
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Tory peer: Boris Johnson said foreign secretary job like being in ‘steel condom’

Baroness Davidson resigned the leadership of the Scottish Tories in August 2019 shortly after Mr Johnson became PM.

4 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Boris Johnson moaned his £145k job was like being 'imprisoned in a steel condom'

The future Prime Minister appeared to be complaining he couldn't say anything controversial. But he did manage to say something controversial about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe anyway

4 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Boris Johnson compared his time as foreign secretary to being in a ‘steel condom’, claims Tory peer

Baroness Davidson of Lundin Links said she believed PM made private remark to her in reference to constraints placed upon him by officials

4 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Johnson said foreign secretary job was like being in a ‘steel condom’

Prime Minister's remarks surprised former Scottish Conservative leader

4 months ago
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Tory peer: Boris Johnson said foreign secretary job like being in ‘steel condom’

Baroness Davidson resigned the leadership of the Scottish Tories in August 2019 shortly after Mr Johnson became PM.

4 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Tory peer: Boris Johnson said foreign secretary job like being in ‘steel condom’

Baroness Davidson resigned the leadership of the Scottish Tories in August 2019 shortly after Mr Johnson became PM.

4 months ago·Ketley, United Kingdom
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