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boris johnson

Boris Johnson Told To ‘Act Quickly’ To Help Hundreds Of Ukrainian Teenagers

Lord DubsBoris Johnson has been urged to “act quickly” amid claims that hundreds of Ukrainian teenagers have not yet received visas for the UK.Lord Dubs, who was brought to Britain from Czechoslovakia on one of the Kindertransport trains in 1939, has outlined a number of “desperate” cases. He has written to Boris Johnson alongside Labour MP Tulip Siddiq saying he is “extremely concerned” about the welfare of teenagers fleeing the war-torn […]

today16 June 2022 1

benefits

Michael Gove Says He Doesn’t Know How Many People Will Benefit From New Housing Policy

Michael Gove arriving in Downing Street for a cabinet meeting. Michael Gove has admitted he has no idea how many people will take advantage of the government’s bid to help benefits claimants get mortgages.The levelling up secretary failed to answer seven times when asked for a figure during a car crash interview with Talk TV’s Julia Hartley-Brewer.At one point he even snapped: “It’s a silly question.”Boris Johnson will unveil the new […]

today9 June 2022

boris johnson

Boris Johnson Is Doing A Good Job As Prime Minister, Says Michael Gove

Boris Johnson and Michael Gove have had a complicated relationshipBoris Johnson is doing “a good job” as prime minister, according to Michael Gove - despite nearly 150 of his own MPs voting to get rid of him.The levelling up secretary said he had “enthusiastically” voted for the prime minister in Monday night’s vote of confidence.And he insisted he had “made a mistake” during the 2016 Tory leadership contest when he […]

today9 June 2022

michael gove

Some Petrol Companies Are ‘Taking Advantage’ Of High Oil Prices To Hammer Motorists, Michael Gove Suggests

Fuel prices are soaringSome petrol companies may be “taking advantage” of high oil prices to hammer motorists at the pumps, Michael Gove has suggested.The levelling up secretary said the government would step in if they are found to be making “excess profits” as a result of the Ukraine war.His comments came as car-users face having to spend £100 just to fill up their tanks.Prices on the forecourt have soared in […]

today9 June 2022 2

Lesia Vasylenko

What Ever Happened To Michael Gove’s Plan To House Refugees In Oligarch Mansions?

Michael Gove and Roman AbramovichMore than two months ago a Mail on Sunday article declared that Michael Gove wanted to seize oligarch mansions to house Ukrainian refugees.“GOVE: SEIZE OLIGARCH MANSIONS TO HOUSE REFUGEES,” the front page headline stated.The Levelling Up Secretary wanted to put up families fleeing Vladimir Putin’s war in the multi-million pound homes of the president’s cronies in Britain.Among those highlighted in the article included the sanctioned Chelsea […]

today20 May 2022

Conservative Manifesto

Michael Gove Ditches Government Pledge To Build 300,000 Homes A Year

The Conservative manifesto had pledged to build 300,000 homes a year by the middle of the decadeDowning Street has said the government remains committed to building 300,000 new homes a year, despite Michael Gove suggesting the target had been ditched.The pledge was contained in the Tory manifesto in the run-up to the 2019 general election.It said: “Since 2010 there has been a considerable increase in homebuilding. We have delivered a […]

today11 May 2022

Entertainment

Michael Gove Makes Bizarre Harry Enfield Scouser Impression Saying ‘Calm Down!’

Michael Gove does a Harry Enfield Scouser impressionMichael Gove put on at least three bizarre impressions during a BBC interview, including Harry Enfield’s Scouser. Impersonating the famous 90′s sketch featuring moustachioed, permed and shell-suited “Scousers”, the cabinet minister said: “Calm down!”In the show, the actors would say “eh alright, alright, calm down, calm down” to stop their bickering coming to blows.Gove made the unusual display when he was being quizzed on BBC […]

today11 May 2022

boris johnson

No Emergency Budget For Cost Of Living Crisis, Michael Gove Says

Levelling Up Secretary Michael GoveMichael Gove has slapped down any suggestions of an emergency budget this summer to ease the cost of living crisis. The Levelling Up Secretary flatly denied there would be an emergency budget and suggested the prime minister’s words had been overinterpreted. Boris Johnson raised hopes of an emergency package after the Queen’s Speech when he told the Commons that he and the Chancellor would say more on the […]

today11 May 2022

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