Rutland MP backs Jeremy Hunt for Conservative leader

Sir Alan Duncan signed the Foreign Secretary's nomination form

It's been revealed Rutland's MP Sir Alan Duncan is backing Jeremy Hunt as the new leader of the Conservative Party.

The short list of candidates was revealed last night and it was confirmed Sir Alan had signed the Foreign Secretary's nomination form.

In total there are ten candidates in the first ballot the results of which will be known on Thursday.

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