• Live by-election updates: Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose two by-elections in Wakefield and Tiverton & Honiton

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Boris Johnson during a visit to Kigali, Rwanda, in June 2022. Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
    Boris Johnson's Conservatives have two both by-elections, adding fresh pressure onto the prime minister.
    The Wakefield race was triggered after a former Tory MP was jailed for sexually abusing a 15-year-old.
    Tiverton & Honiton was sparked by the resignation of Neil Parish, who watched porn in the Commons.
    Boris Johnson is under fresh pressure to keep his job, after losing two key seats overnight in by-elections held in Wakefield and Tiverton & Honiton. Wakefield, a Red Wall constituency in the North of...
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