Confident Tom Tugendhat tells GB News his plans for 'when I win' the race to No.10

Confident Tom Tugendhat tells GB News his plans for 'when I win' the race to No.10
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Jamie  Micklethwaite

By Jamie Micklethwaite

Published: 10/07/2022

- 14:32

Updated: 14/02/2023

- 10:51

Mr Tugendhat told GB News how he has changed his mind after initially voting remain

Prime Ministerial candidate Tom Tugendhat told GB News he will win the race to No.10.

Mr Tugendhat officially started his campaign by highlighting his experience in the Army as being a key advantage in the Prime Ministerial race.

Despite voting for Remain in the Brexit referendum, Mr Tugendhat told us how he has now changed his mind, and vowed to tackle immigration in the top job.

When asked by presenter Alastair Stewart what he would do if he became Prime Minister, Mr Tugendhat responded with: "When I win."

Tom Tugendhat
Tom Tugendhat
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Tom Tugendhat on GB News
Tom Tugendhat on GB News
GB News

Mr Tugendhat also hit out at claims he lacks experience for the role, having never held a Cabinet position in Government.

He also said: "You're telling me I don't have a souvenir red box, you're absolutely right.

"What I do have are souvenirs from Iraq and Afghanistan.

"I've got a dodgy shoulder and dodgy knees from soldiering in some of the hardest parts of the world.

"I've got photographs sadly of some people who aren't with us anymore alongside whom i served and built a government in Helmand, built the national security council of Afghanistan.

"I've got souvenirs, memories and experiences of the real world."

The MP for Tonbridge and Malling also hit out at people "playing politics", something he vowed to not to do.

He added: "I don't believe in underhanded politics, what I believe in is speaking out for our country in defence of our community and our values.

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