Our 12 favourite reactions to the vacancy for Boris Johnson’s spokesperson

Downing St has advertised for someone to fill the new vacancy of official spokesperson, to carry out White House-style press briefings.

The salary is £100,000, if you’re interested, but you have to be able to refrain from making Barnard Castle jokes while the boss is around, which is more of a sacrifice than some could bear.

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Some people fancied a crack at it themselves.

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They’re all forgetting there’s already a shoo-in.

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