Steve Double MP statement on election of Boris Johnson as Leader of Conservative Party

“We now have a new Leader of the Conservative Party who will tomorrow become Prime Minister - Boris Johnson.”

“It was good to see a high turnout from voters as well as Boris getting a clear majority – winning by 2 to 1.”

“Boris now has a clear mandate from the Party following this contest.”

“It is now time for our Party, both in Parliament and across the UK to unite behind the leader our party has chosen and deliver for our country.”

“I look forward to working with our new Prime Minister to continue to ensure the voice of Mid-Cornwall is heard loud and clear in Westminster.”