Fareham MP Suella Braverman resigns as junior Brexit minister

FAREHAM MP Suella Braverman has resigned from her role as junior Brexit minister, it has been confirmed.

Friday, 16th November 2018, 6:50 am
Updated Friday, 16th November 2018, 7:56 am
Fareham MP Suella Braverman. Picture: Duncan Shepherd

The Brexit minister's resignation follows Brexit secretary Dominic Raab and work and pensions secretary Esther McVey's departures this morning.

Posting on Twitter, Mrs Braverman said: '˜It is with deep regret and after reflection that I have had to tender my resignation today as a Brexit minister.

'˜Thank you for the opportunity.

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Fareham MP Suella Braverman. Picture: Duncan Shepherd

'˜I look forward to working to support Brexit from the backbenches.This has not been an easy decision.'

More to follow.