The letter, written to the Daily Telegraph, accuses the Government of “ploughing on regardless” of “overwhelming" opposition, and suggest that the consultation process lacks legitimacy.
According to the Daily Telegraph, around 137 Conservative MPs are expected to vote against the changes based on letters written to their constituents.
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