Cummings And Goings...Record Visits To Barnard Castle
Daily Express|January 28, 2022
Dominic Cummings’ “eye test” trip to Barnard Castle sparked record numbers of sightseers to the historic fortress last year.
Paul Jeeves

The 12th-century site made headlines when Boris Johnson’s former right-hand man admitted driving there in 2020 when Britain was in lockdown.

The chief adviser turned PM’s nemesis earned widespread scorn when he said his 60-mile round trip to the Co Durham landmark on the River Tees with his wife and young son was to “test his eyesight” after catching Covid.

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