Boris Johnson said he didn't want to drag his partner Carrie Symonds into the political debate.
Boris Johnson's neighbour called the police after hearing shouting and banging in the early hours of Friday morning.
MP Johnny Mercer denied any ‘dark arts’ were deployed to stop Michael Gove getting through the contest.
Mr Johnson has pulled out even further into first place in the third round of voting.
A second round of voting in the Tory leadership race takes place ahead of a live TV debate on BBC this evening.
Rory Stewart has gone from an outsider in the Tory leadership contest to second favourite behind Boris Johnson.
Health secretary said Johnson was best candidate to unite the Conservatives so we can deliver Brexit and unite the country
Sugar: "Boris has got a good chance because he's a likeable chap and from my point of view, anybody who can stop Corbyn being elected, I would back them."
Boris Johnson has been dubbed a “mini-Trump Across the Channel” by European newspapers horrified he could become the next British Prime Minister. Papers across the continent were united as they said the Tory front-runner would be a disaster for Britain and Europe if elected in the current leadership contest. France’s Le Monde newspaper said Johnson was “a stranger to logic and convictions” in a career rich in “deceits, blunders and failures”.