Sarah Vine — divorcing Cabinet Business office minister Michael Gove — said: ‘My ex and I have our differences but for a single thing I am hugely grateful: he is not Matt Hancock.
‘However agonizing and intricate the unravelling of our relationship may well be, he has at each switch behaved like a great gentleman. Which, it appears to be, is additional than can be claimed of the former well being secretary.’
Ms Vine said of photographs of father-of-three Mr Hancock, 42, with his lover Gina Coladangelo, 44, at their ski resort: ‘The pair have evidently failed to keep a lower profile for the sake of Martha — who is struggling from lengthy Covid, no question exacerbated by the worry — and their children.
‘It is, as so generally with politicians, all about him,’ she wrote in her Mail On Sunday column.
‘In some means, it is the character of the beast. It normally takes unshakeable self-perception to be a success in significant-degree politics, and even when he was a pipsqueak nobody, it was crystal clear Hancock had the bearing and self esteem of a Panzer.’
The enthusiasts ended up exposed in June when The Sun ran CCTV visuals of the health secretary and the adviser he appointed kissing in his office, breaching his individual social distancing guidelines.
Although Martha did the university run in London last week, Mr Hancock and mother-of-three Ms Coladangelo drove to Switzerland for an £87-a-night continue to be in Villars-sur-Ollon, near Montreux.
Images confirmed him sporting a baseball cap, sunglasses and a encounter mask when Ms Coladangelo dressed casually in a denim jacket and black costume as they headed to dinner with pals.
The West Suffolk MP is stated to be plotting a political comeback irrespective of currently being forced to quit the cupboard.
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