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John Major backs three ex-Tory independents in election campaign

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Former PM says of candidates: none left the Conservatives, the party left them Latest election news - live updates Sir John Major has endorsed three ex-Conservative independent candidates running against Boris Johnson's party in the general election. The Tory former prime minister said he would vote for ex-ministers David Gauke, Dominic Grieve and Anne Milton - who all lost the party whip earlier this year after rebelling on Brexit - if he lived in their constituencies.
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Former Tory Prime Minister John Major won't back Conservatives at the general election

Former Tory Prime Minister John Major won't back Conservatives at the general election

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Former Tory PM John Major says he is not backing Tories at this election
John Major has branded Brexit the ‘worst foreign policy decision in my life time' as he ruled out backing the Conservatives at the December 12 general election.
The former Tory PM has endorsed three ex-Conservative independent candidates running against Boris Johnson 's party in the leadership contest.
He said he would vote for ex-ministers David Gauke, Dominic Grieve and Anne Milton - who all lost the party whip earlier this year after rebelling on Brexit - if he lived in their constituencies.
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Boris Johnson 'sad' at John Major's call to back rebels

1 month ago   |   By BBC

The former Tory PM is urging voters to back independent candidates running against Conservative ones.
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Boris Johnson erupts over John Major's demand voters back Tory rebels 'Sad and wrong!'

Boris Johnson erupts over John Major's demand voters back Tory rebels 'Sad and wrong!'

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

BORIS Johnson has hit out at Sir John Major after the former prime minister urged voters to back Tory rebels in the General Election.
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Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major tells voters to reject Boris Johnson

Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major tells voters to reject Boris Johnson

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Former Conservative Prime Minister John Major will on Friday urge voters to reject candidates from his own party.
Sir John will back several senior Conservatives who were booted out of the party by prime minister Boris Johnson.
He will say: "Let me make one thing absolutely clear: none of them has left the Conservative Party, the Conservative Party has left them."
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Former Conservative prime minister Sir John Major will on Friday urge the British public to vote against candidates from his own party at next week's general election.
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General election 2019: Major urges support for ex-Tory Brexit rebels

1 month ago   |   By BBC

The former PM encourages voters to back three independent candidates running against his own party.
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John Major breaks Tory ranks as he urges young voters to stop Boris Johnson's Brexit plan

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

EXCLUSIVE Former Prime Minister urges Britain to 'vote with your head and your heart'
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John Major urges public to vote against Tory candidates in general election

John Major urges public to vote against Tory candidates in general election

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

The former Conservative leader has delivered a hammer blow to Boris Johnson by backing David Gauke, Dominic Grieve and Anne Milton, who are standing against official Tory candidates
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Ohn Major: Former Conservative PM urges people to vote for candidates running against Boris Johnson's Tories

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

In an explosive intervention in the general election campaign, former Conservative prime minister Sir John Major is urging voters to back three rebel candidates running against Boris Johnson's Tories to block a hard Brexit.
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