She is said to have told him: “What you are doing is absolutely tremendous. RoadTrip 2015 is great. Thank you Mark for all you are doing,” before leading a round of applause by activists.
Clarke, nicknamed the “Tatler Tory” because the magazine once tipped him as a future minister, was suspended from the Tory party in 2015 and banned for life from re-joining after allegations a sex, blackmail and bullying scandal and the death of a young activist.
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