Brexit cabinet resignations

'One of the hardest decisions I've faced'

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MP Mann quit Treasury job 'to represent constituents'

Laurence Reed

BBC Radio Cornwall

North Cornwall MP Scott Mann, who quit as a ministerial aide to the Treasury over the Chequers deal on Brexit, said he did it "to represent the views of my constituents".

Scott Mann
Conservative Party

The former postman told BBC Radio Cornwall: "I'm not in Westminster to have a career."

In his resignation letter to the prime minister, he said he was not prepared to compromise their wishes to deliver what he called a watered down Brexit.

I feel that the white Paper is in conflict with the aims and aspirations of the people in Cornwall who voted for Brexit, particularly those who feel disenfranchised by globalization and feel it hasn't worked for all parts of the country."