Conservative Graham Stuart defends Boris Johnson over controversial burkhas letter box comment

Opponents clash at Beverley hustings

Conservative Graham Stuart has defended Prime Minister Boris Johnson for comparing women in burkhas to "letter boxes".

The comment featured in a Daily Telegraph column written by Mr Johnson in 2018 when he was a backbench MP.

It has continued to be highlighted by his critics during the current general election campaign.

But Mr Stuart attacked his Liberal Democrat opponent Denis Healy for raising the issue again during a...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2019-12-05 21:02
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