Inside Politics: Boris Johnson facing fresh questions on invoices for flat refurb

No 10 is refusing to comment on claims there was a second invoice for work on the luxury upgrade, writes Adam Forrest

Monday 03 May 2021 08:22
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other of God – it was Buckells all along! It turns out Ian Buckells was the big bad bent copper in Line of Duty, as H’s identity was finally revealed to nerve-shattered telly viewers. It looks like never-shattered viewers of Westminster’s long-running drama – the cash-for-cushions saga – will have to wait a bit longer for closure. Boris Johnson is facing yet more questions, after the possibility of a mystery Tory donor (and a second invoice for work over and above the £58,000 we already knew about) emerged at the weekend. The answers may finally come after the thrilling finale to the local elections later this week.

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