Tory leadership contender Liz Truss welcomed to West Oxfordshire

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Tory leadership contender Liz Truss welcomed to West Oxfordshire
Tory leadership contender Liz Truss welcomed to West Oxfordshire

West Oxfordshire Conservative Associaton welcomed Tory leadership hopeful Liz Truss to Carterton this afternoon.

County councillor Liam Walker, who represents Hanborough and Minster Lovell, tweeted: "This afternoon we welcomed @trussliz to Carterton to meet with members of WOCA.

"Although I’m supporting @RishiSunak in this contest it was great to meet & hear from Liz. No matter who wins we must unite behind our new leader & take the fight to #Labour!"

Mr Walker and Ms Truss were pictured with Witney MP Robert Courts.

The two leadership candidates Ms Truss and former Chancellor Rishi Sunak will make their pitch to party members at a hustings in Cheltenham tonight.

The new Conservative leader will be announced on September 5.

On September 6 Boris Johnson will quit as Prime Minister to allow his successor to take over.

 

 

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