It would be foolish to take Boris’s Brexit promises at face value

“As the by-election result came through from Wales last week, one Tory Leaver tweeted this:

“Brecon and Radnor is a timely warning to Brexiteers. Vote for the @brexitparty_uk and you will hand another seat to Remain. How could you be so stupid?”. 

So stupid? The nerve, when after all, it was the Brexit party that resuscitated the referendum result after a near death experience created by his party. I was furious at the arrogance. But he isn’t alone; this view has now become the narrative popularised by some Tory grandees and voters, even though many of the latter loaned the Brexit party their votes in the Euro elections. “

Read the whole article on The Spectator.