FILE PHOTO: James Cleverly arrives at 10 Downing Street, London, Britain January 8, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/File Photo
(Reuters) – Britains James Cleverly, who became a junior Brexit minister last month, has officially entered the conservative leadership race to replace prime minister Theresa May, he said in a media interview late on Tuesday.
“We need a change and I believe I am the right person to deliver that change,” he told the Braintree and Witham Times.
Reporting by Bhargav Acharya in Bengaluru; Editing by Sandra Maler