Tories lose two seats in by-election blows to Boris Johnson and Tory chair quits 

BBC News says THE CONSERVATIVES have lost two parliamentary by-elections, with the Liberal Democrats and Labour delivering blows to Boris Johnson.

Tories lose two seats in by-election blows to Boris Johnson and Tory chair quits 

BBC News says THE CONSERVATIVES have lost two parliamentary by-elections, with the Liberal Democrats and Labour delivering blows to Boris Johnson.

In Tiverton and Honiton, Devon, the Lib Dems overturned a huge Tory majority to win by more than 6,000 votes.

And in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, Labour took back a seat it had lost to the Conservatives in 2019.

Tory co-chairman Oliver Dowden has resigned, saying party supporters are “distressed and disappointed”.

In a letter to Mr Johnson, he wrote: “We cannot carry on with business as usual. Somebody must take responsibility and I have concluded that, in these circumstances, it would not be right for me to remain in office.”

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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-61920000

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