If Johnson wants to form a government that represents the country, a good start would be for a majority of its members to be Leave-backers who believed from the start in the opportunities afforded by leaving the EU.’ So commented Brexit Central’s editor Jonathan Isaby in his morning email.

If he wants to keep faith with the 92,000 grassroots conservatives who voted for him that is indeed what he must do.

The question is which of the leading Brexiteers deserve this prize.

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