Patel plunges Cressida future at the Met in doubt

By Searchlight Team

The printed edition of The Evening Standard on Friday 12th February 2021 carried the above headline stating that ‘Patel refuses to say she has confidence in police boss over botched sex enquiry. The Evening Standard article on the website was quickly updated with the headline ‘Met chief Cressida Dick publicly backed by Priti Patel and Boris Johnson over bungled VIP child abuse inquiry’ as Boris Johnson issued a statement that he and Patel did have confidence in Cressida Dick.   Compare the article in the printed edition with the updated article on the Evening Standard website here