22 May 2020

Simon Bridges' two years as National Party leader

From Checkpoint, 5:46 pm on 22 May 2020

After just two years as National's leader, Simon Bridges has been forced to step aside after losing the support of his colleagues.

It's been a tumultuous ride for the Tauranga MP who never quite gelled with the public or some members of his own party.

Conan Young looks back on some of the highs and lows of his time as leader.