Julie Bishop’s ‘handbag’ boyfriend of eight years David Panton ‘has a NEW mystery lover’, magazine claims
- Mr Panton is reportedly dating a woman from Sydney’s northern beaches
Julie Bishop’s lover of eight years David Panton has a new girlfriend, a magazine report claimed.
Mr Panton, a property developer and co-founder of medical technology company Pantonic Health, is now ‘in a relationship with a woman from the northern beaches’, New Idea magazine reported on Thursday.
Mr Panton reportedly dumped Ms Bishop, the country’s former foreign minister, over dinner in Sydney just weeks ago.
Julie Bishop has insisted she is ‘fine’ following her break-up with longtime partner David Panton during an awkward live TV interview
‘I’m going to be focused on living in Manly and Melbourne for the foreseeable future,’ he told the Sydney Morning Herald on July 6.
Daily Mail Australia approached Mr Panton for comment.
Ms Bishop, the country’s former foreign minister, told the Today Show last week she was coping ‘fine’ with the collapse of the relationship.
During their partnership, Ms Bishop took Mr Panton to the United Nations to meet world leaders, Buckingham Palace to hobnob with British royalty and to the White House, where he met Donald and Melania Trump.
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