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Health Secretary visits Harlow - but did his party know about it?

At least Robert Halfon knew Jeremy Hunt was visiting. Credit: Robert Halfon / Twitter

The Health Secretary has been in Harlow this morning (Friday) - although, for his party's HQ, the visit seems to have been a surprise.

Robert Halfon posted a picture of him with Jeremy Hunt outside the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow.

But after hearing rumours of the visitor earlier today, ITV News Anglia called the Conservative Party to ask for details - only to be told they knew nothing about it.

They were, however, keen to flag up Home Secretary Amber Rudd's visit to Norfolk later today.

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