Boolavogue’s Penny is Leader of the Commons

By Dan Walsh British Tory MP Penny Mordaunt, (49), who was once tipped as the next UK Prime Minister, steeped in Boolavogue and North Wexford ancestry, has returned to the cabinet as leader of the House of Commons, having endorsed Liz Truss after nearly beating her into the final two of the Conservative leadership race.Continue reading Boolavogue’s Penny is Leader of the Commons

Penny from Boolavogue drops out!

By Dan Walsh Once favourite to become UK Prime Minister Penny Mordaunt, (49), who has created recent public interest because her ancestry is traced directly to Boolavogue, was knocked out of the Tory leadership contest today. Ms Mordaunt, born in Torquay, who is MP for Portsmouth North, has held government posts under Boris Johnson andContinue reading “Penny from Boolavogue drops out!”