Nadine Dorries has Tory whip reinstated

ITV News Anglia Political Correspondent Emma Hutchinson has spoken to Nadine Dorries and has confirmed she has had the whip reinstated

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Nadine has whip restored after apologising for TV appearance

Nadine Dorries has had the Conservative whip restored after apologising for taking part without permission in ITV's I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

A Conservative Party spokesman said current chief Sir George Young had restored the whip "with immediate effect" after a meeting this afternoon.

Nadine has apologised to the Chief Whip for absenting herself from her parliamentary duties without permission and has given assurances to the Whips Office that she will follow the same procedure as other Conservative Members of Parliament before going away when the House is sitting.

– Conservative Party Spokesman

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