Prime position: Johnson v Hunt

Prime position: Johnson v Hunt
Tory leadership nominees Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt. The Conservative party will vote on who will be their next leader with the result announced by the end of the month Pic: Getty

Some Brexiteers will do virtually anything to ensure Britain leaves the EU, and that includes backing Boris Johnson in his bid to be prime minister

Running down the clock is what footballers do when they are ahead in the match.

If the England team ever needs such a position to be filled, then they need look no further than Boris Johnson, arch time waster. He is watching carefully, as each day that slides past – while he engages in small talk and bluff – is a day that the opinion polls insist bring him closer to Number 10 Downing Street...

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