Former Tory minister Sam Gyimah becomes sixth MP to defect to Liberal Democrats
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Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson unveils the latest MP to join her party at the Liberal Democrat conference in Bournemouth - the former Conservative minister Sam Gyimah.
Mr Gyimah is sixth MP the latest in a series of politicians to defect from their parties in recent weeks, including fellow former Tory Phillip Lee and ex-Labour MPs Luciana Berger and Chuka Umunna.
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