Blackford calls for Boris resignation

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The SNP’s Westminster leader Ian Blackford has urged the Prime Minister to resign or face a vote of no confidence in Parliament.

The Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament was unlawful.

MP for Ross, Skye and Lochaber, Mr Blackford said this ‘marks the end of the short road’ for the Prime Minister, adding: ‘Boris Johnson must recognise the reality of this damning ruling and he must resign. We will continue to work with other opposition leaders and MPs in holding the Tory government to account.’

The SNP will be working to prevent a No Deal Brexit as Parliament resumes.