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The Chairman of the Conservative Association in South Staffordshire says he feels sorry for the former defence secretary, who was sacked yesterday.

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Gavin Williamson, has denied that he was responsible for leaking of information to a newspaper from a national security meeting.

Barry Bond said the South Staffordshire MP had been "got at by certain people".

"He may have been made an enemy by certain civil servants", he said, "and that's not a good thing to do.

"Gavin has been a very conscientious constituency MP and a very conscientious secretary of state."

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