WATCH: Backing Boris for leader

I backed Boris Johnson to be the next leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister. It’s vital that Brexit dealt with and delivered as quickly as possible so that the country can move forwards, and I believe that Boris is the right man to do this.

I was on the Victoria Derbyshire show earlier, prior to the announcement that Boris would be the next PM explaining why I think Boris should be Prime Minister. I was also on BBC Radio 5 Live, you can listen to that interview here: