Police to meet MP who claims Tory critics of PM are being ‘blackmailed’

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Police to meet MP who claims Tory critics of PM are being ‘blackmailed'” – below is their description.

Police will meet with a Conservative MP who has alleged that government figures have been engaging in “intimidation” that amounts to “blackmail” against Tories who have questioned Boris Johnson’s position.

A Scotland Yard detective will talk with William Wragg next week about his allegation, which comes as the Prime Minister is under pressure over a number of Downing Street parties during COVID restrictions in 2020 and 2021.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: “As with any such allegations, should a criminal offence be reported to the Met, it would be considered.”

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