He came, he saw, he canvassed. But Boris Johnson struggled to find a single Tory supporter. The London Mayor may be the most voter-friendly Conservative to have descended on the Eastleigh by-election, but on Wednesday he had a torrid time on the doorstep.
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Conservative backbenchers increased the pressure on David Cameron to change course and offer a "mainstream" alternative, after the party slumped to a humiliating third place in the Eastleigh by-election.
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Cometh the hour, cometh the Johnson. The appointment of Boris Johnson’s brother Jo, Tory MP for Orpington, as head of Downing Street’s policy unit, brings to mind the quip by his sister Rachel — “In London you’re never more than 10ft from three Johnsons”.
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London mayor Boris Johnson visits Savile Row, traditional home of London's tailoring industry
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A Conservative MP has told David Cameron that he would hand over his seat to Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, who is widely seen as a future Tory leader.
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London Mayor Boris Johnson today told Conservative Cabinet ministers who have been accused of positioning themselves for the post-Cameron leadership...
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George Osborne was last night under mounting pressure after Britain lost its AAA credit rating – and faced calls from a Tory leadership contender to make a radical change of course.
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Mayor of London Boris Johnson calls London Assembly members "great supine protoplasmic invertebrate jellies" after they vote against a two hour grilling on his budget decisions.
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The Tory campaign in the Eastleigh by-election suffered an embarrassing setback yesterday when it emerged that sections of its website...
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THE head of a Tory grassroots campaign says the party must open talks with Ukip to prevent a split vote and a Labour victory at the election.
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