Police 'reviewing correspondence' after Boris Johnson used tax-funded jet to campaign in election
Cleveland Police have "received correspondence which is being reviewed," following disclosures by Insider about Prime Minister Boris Johnson and the Conservative Party's spending in the Hartlepool by-election, a spokesperson has said.
Insider reported Monday that a Conservative Party spending return for the Hartlepool by-election, obtained by Insider, suggested the party spent nothing on transport. Yet Johnson flew from London Stansted airport to Teesside International Airport to support his candidate on April 1. Johnson flew in a taxpayer-funded government jet. The flight was logged on FlightRadar24.
Insider reported Thursday that a second spending return obtained by Insider,...