How Cyril went from secular saint to Mampara

31 May 2020 - 00:00 By Tony Leon

Dominic Cummings - the controversial adviser to Boris Johnson who is in the eye of the storm for bending if not bypassing the UK lockdown regulations he imposed on the country - has a gift for pithy phraseology.

He famously crafted the winning slogan of the 2016 referendum: "Take Back Control". Then, to provide the Conservatives with a landslide win in the 2019 election, there was "Get Brexit Done". Powerful and concise statements which resonated with core voter concerns...

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