George Osborne to divorce wife Frances after 21 years of marriage

Ex-Chancellor George Osborne and his wife Frances reveal they are divorcing after 21 years of marriage Osborne, 48, and his wife, 50, said decision was 'mutual and long thought-out' The pair have two children together, Liberty and Luke, and remain 'good friends' They met at a mutual friend's house before getting married in 1998  

By Lara Keay For Mailonline

Published: 18:17 BST, 1 July 2019 | Updated: 18:22 BST, 1 July 2019

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Former Chancellor George Osborne and his wife Frances are to divorce after 21 years of marriage, they have announced today. 

A statement on behalf of the Evening Standard editor said the pair remain 'good friends' and 'jointly devoted' to their two children, Liberty and Luke, but had mutually decided to split.

The statement released today rads: 'George and Frances Osborne have sadly decided to divorce after 21 years of marriage.

'This is a long

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