In a desperate effort to tackle claims that he is anti-Muslim, the former Foreign Secretary has said he’ll wear an Islamic veil for the rest of the leadership campaign.
Controversy has surrounded Boris Johnson’s plans to cut income tax for high earners by raising the 40% threshold from £50,000 to £80,000. However the proposals have found support from some quarters, including a vociferous contributor to a west London radio phone-in show which was asking for people’s opinions on the Tory leadership contest.
Mrs May spoke to each and every one of the delegates as they entered the plush surroundings, asking them if they would prefer red or white wine. And the high powered negotiating didn’t end there. Mrs May regularly walked around the suite, carrying a tray that brimmed with a selection of delicious canapes for the important people in the room to choose from.