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Boris Johnson Is In A Row With His Ethics Adviser Over Partygate

Boris Johnson at a gathering in 10 Downing Street for the departure of a special adviser, which has been released with the publication of Sue's Gray report into Downing Street parties in Whitehall during the coronavirus lockdown.Boris Johnson’s ethics chief has suggested the prime minister’s partygate fine may have breached the ministerial code, in a sign the scandal the prime minister hoped to draw a line under last week has […]

today31 May 2022 1

angela rayner

Everything You Need To Know About The Carrie Johnson ‘Party’ Allegations

Carrie Johnson with her dog Dilyn and husband BorisFresh partygate allegations surrounding Boris Johnson’s wife are threatening to derail his premiership just as he desperately tries to get back on track.Leaked text messages suggest there was a second gathering in the prime minister’s Downing Street flat during lockdown held by his wife on his birthday.Carrie Johnson is accused of holding the event on June 19, 2020, which was not mentioned […]

today30 May 2022 3

boris johnson

Partygate: What Just Happened And What Next For Boris Johnson

The Sue Gray report has finally been published. So what just happened? And what now?It’s six months since the Daily Mirror first broke the partygate scandal. On December 1, 2021, the paper triggered a series of events that could still very well lead to Boris Johnson having to resign as prime minister.The Gray report was delivered to Downing Street at 10am on Wednesday. According to No.10, this is the first […]

today28 May 2022 1

bbc question time

Labour MP Shares Bleak Assessment Of What Has Happened To UK In Boris Johnson’s Hands

Labour MP Peter Kyle didn't hold back when critiquing the government on BBC Question TimeLabour’s Peter Kyle offered a stark take on what’s happened to the UK under Boris Johnson’s leadership on Thursday night, while appearing on BBC Question Time.As the shadow Northern Ireland secretary, Kyle attacked the prime minister over his handling of partygate, the economy and the Northern Ireland protocol in a one and a half minute speech.Kyle […]

today27 May 2022

boris johnson

Sky’s Kay Burley Rips Into Boris Johnson Ally Over ‘Duty’ To Attend Staff Leaving Dos

Burley asked Barclay: “Why would he feel that he could say goodbye to a work colleague but people couldn’t go to a graveside?”Boris Johnson’s chief of staff has insisted the prime minister had a “duty” to attend staff leaving parties during the pandemic — even when people were unable to say goodbye to dying relatives.The PM repeatedly stood by his decision to thank departing staff in person following the publication […]

today26 May 2022 1

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Tory MPs Are All Over The Place On Whether Johnson Should Go

Boris Johnson speaks during a press conference in Downing Street, London.Criticism of Boris Johnson from fellow Tories in the aftermath of the Sue Gray report was muted, with few MPs willing to offer a public full-throated condemnation of their party leader.The partygate report revealed booze-fuelled partying into the early hours, cleaners having to scrub red wine off the walls, a fight between staff, and a karaoke machine at the ready under […]

today25 May 2022

boris johnson

Covid Bereaved Families Hit Out At Findings In Sue Gray Report

Boris Johnson issued an apology to MPs following Sue Gray's report.Families who lost loved ones to Covid have hit out at the No.10 officials found “drinking themselves sick” in Sue Gray’s damning report into the partygate scandal. The senior civil servant released her long-awaited report into the partygate scandal that has rocked Downing Street on Wednesday.She blamed “senior leadership” at the top of government for allowing lockdown-busting parties to take place, […]

today25 May 2022

boris johnson

Starmer Accuses Johnson Of Planning Windfall Tax ‘U-Turn’ To Deflect From Partygate Scandal

Johnson v Starmer at PMQsKeir Starmer tore into Boris Johnson amid claims the prime minister is planning to bring in a windfall tax despite ruling one out for months.The Labour leader said the imminent “U-turn” was timed to deflect attention from Sue Gray’s report into partygate.The Labour leader, who has been dubbed “Captain Hindsight” by the prime minister, said: “I’m told hindsight is a wonderful thing!”During Prime Minister’s Questions, Starmer said: […]

today25 May 2022

boris johnson

Sue Gray Blames ‘Senior Leadership’ At The Top Of Government For Partygate Scandal

Boris Johnson at his surprise birthday party in 2020.Sue Gray has blamed “senior leadership” at the top of government for allowing lockdown-busting parties to take place in Downing Street and Whitehall.In an implicit criticism of Boris Johnson, she said those in charge “at the centre, both political and official, must bear responsibility” for what went on.She also said the behaviour of those involved “fell well short” of the standards the […]

today25 May 2022 1