No. 10 seeks political comms operative to lead White House-style press briefings

Downing Street has begun the search for a £100,000-a-year political press spokesman to “communicate with the nation on behalf of the Prime Minister” in televised briefings from the autumn, with several industry names under consideration.

by Ian Griggs
(Boris Johnson photo by FRANK AUGSTEIN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images; Lee Cain photo by Paul Grover/Shutterstock)
(Boris Johnson photo by FRANK AUGSTEIN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images; Lee Cain photo by Paul Grover/Shutterstock)

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