Tag: Boris Johnson
about 2 months ago
politico.eu

Nigel Farage’s new party wants net zero to be center stage at UK general election

Reform Leader Richard Tice says the party will “scrap” the U.K.’s pursuit of net zero, as it bids to win over disaffe...

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about 2 months ago
politico.eu

Revealed — the next Brexit headache on the Irish border

The U.K. and EU are planning separate systems to tax carbon-heavy imports, prompting familiar fears about the impact ...

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about 2 months ago
politico.eu

Revealed — the next Brexit headache on the Irish border

The U.K. and EU are planning separate systems to tax carbon-heavy imports, prompting familiar fears about the impact ...

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3 months ago
belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Almost eight years after Brexit vote, we’re still not even in foothills of real debate about a un...

Decades from now, historians might look back and wonder at how little Irish unity campaigners made of their unprecede...

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3 months ago
politico.eu

Claire Coutinho: The UK’s chancellor-in-the-wings?

Energy Secretary Claire Coutinho is charged with steering the U.K. to net zero — and may yet land a big promotion fro...

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Tory MP George Freeman says he quit ministerial job with £120,000 salary because he couldn't affo...

George Freeman cited the spike in repayments from £800 a month to £2,000 as the reason behind his departure during Ri...

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4 months ago
mirror.co.uk

Tory plotters look to by-elections as next chance to strike at Rishi Sunak

Losses in Wellingborough and Kingswood - especially if accompanied by a surge in support for the Reform Party - would...

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4 months ago
mirror.co.uk

Nadine Dorries claimed £75 of taxpayers cash for printer ink days before quitting

The former minister, who has entertained Westminster with lurid tales of plots and schemes by shadowy figures to over...

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4 months ago
cornwalllive.com

RNLI and coastguard not told by Government when Covid rules would be relaxed before three men died

Confusing and conflicting messages from the Government did not help

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Nicola Sturgeon branded Boris Johnson a 'f***ing clown' in WhatsApp messages to aides during Covid

The foul-mouthed rants by Nicola Sturgeon were revealed in the latest hearing of the official inquiry into the pandemic.

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

'No one likes the guy who's shouting 'iceberg'': Ex-Cabinet minister Simon Clarke warns Tories ar...

Sir Simon Clarke claimed that 'no one likes they guy who's shouting "iceberg", as he warned the Tories are set for a ...

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4 months ago
devonlive.com

Georgia Toffolo vows to get Boris Johnson in the I'm a Celeb Jungle

Toff, who won I’m a Celebrity… in 2017, was instrumental in brokering the deal to get Nigel Farage to appear in the 2...

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Has the PM's Rwanda revolt melted away? 'Majority' of rebels set to back Rishi Sunak on new asylu...

A Commons defeat on the Bill's Third Reading tonight would have delivered a seismic blow to Mr Sunak's premiership an...

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Suella Braverman warns Tories are on 'last chance' to stop Channel boats as rebels gear up for...

Suella Braverman joined the attack on Rishi Sunak's legislation, saying the government has 'stretched the patience of...

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Shocking footage shows MORE migrants risking their lives on tiny dinghy in the Channel today - as...

Dozens of people could be seen packed on to a tiny dinghy as it struggled off the coast of Kent, dwarfed by ferries a...

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4 months ago
mirror.co.uk

Tories attack Sadiq Khan over 'beach party' event established by Boris Johnson

A Conservative Party report said the cash spent on Royal Docks 'beach party', enjoyed by tens of thousands of locals,...

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4 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Rishi Sunak faces test of strength with rebels over Rwanda in crunch votes TONIGHT as Tory deputy...

Furious MPs insist they are 'not f***ing around' and will attempt to kill the flagship legislation, plunge the govern...

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5 months ago
bristolpost.co.uk

Metro Mayor Dan Norris puts himself forward to be Labour MP candidate

He wants to challenge Jacob Rees Mogg again, and could even be Labour's candidate in the Kingswood by-election

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5 months ago
cornwalllive.com

Cornwall planning: Removal of G7 hotel's illegal construction could lead to landslide

Carbis Bay Hotel says removing elements that were built without permission could be hazardous for beachgoers

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5 months ago
cornwalllive.com

Cornwall planning: Over 30 new affordable homes in village among latest proposals

Other applications include a luxury holiday park, a temporary external corridor at Royal Cornwall Hospital and plans ...

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5 months ago
inews.co.uk

How we 'headed for disaster' under Boris Johnson: Lessons from the Covid inquiry

Lady Hallett's inquiry has lifted the lid on chaos, indecision and infighting at Downing Street as the virus struck

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5 months ago
inews.co.uk

Johnson's imperial measurements plan scrapped - but pints of champagne will return

Overhaul of measurements system is off the agenda after being rejected by 99 per cent in consultation

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5 months ago
mirror.co.uk

Quiz show champ Tory MP Aaron Bell to make TV comeback in Only Connect Christmas special

Newcastle-under-Lyme MP Aaron Bell won big money during a prolific run of appearances on Deal or No Deal, the Krypton...

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5 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Now 'Sir U-Turn' Keir Starmer might only make peers retire at age 80 instead of abolishing the Ho...

Mandatory retirement for octogenarian peers could be on the cards should Labour win the next general election.

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5 months ago
inews.co.uk

Johnson hoped Covid test would get 'army of bludgers and skivers' back to work

Chris Whitty warned ministers last year they risked failing to learn lessons by dismantling virus infrastructure, new...

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6 months ago
devonlive.com

Devon MP mocked for wearing unusual attire

Sir Geoffrey Cox raised eyebrows

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6 months ago
manchestereveningnews.co.uk

Rishi Sunak defends Eat Out to Help Out scheme saying it was 'right thing to do'

Giving evidence to the Covid-19 Inquiry on Monday, the former chancellor said the Eat Out to Help Out scheme helped p...

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6 months ago
mirror.co.uk

'I'm sick of waking up to the racist lie that immigrants are our biggest problem'

Darren Lewis is fed up with hearing that stopping the boats is the British people’s biggest priority when most people...

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

Sunak denies calling free school meal pupils 'freeloaders' in Rashford meeting

Sir Patrick Vallance quoted a senior government figure saying: 'Good working people pay for their children to eat and...

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6 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Rishi Sunak admits he wanted Boris Johnson to reopen shops before schools during the Covid pandem...

Mr Sunak said that those sectors of the economy that were worst effected - hospitality, leisure, tourism and retail -...

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

PM expected to tell Covid inquiry Eat Out to Help Out aided women and minorities

Rishi Sunak set be challenged over discount meals scheme when he gives evidence on Monday

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

Lockdown filled me with 'astonishment and regret', Johnson tells Covid inquiry

Ex-PM recounts anguish at going against libertarian instincts and 'taking away the ancient inalienable right of peopl...

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

4 things we learned from Johnson's Covid inquiry evidence - and 3 we didn't

The ex-prime minister was not asked if he really said 'let the bodies pile high', a question bereaved families' hoped...

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

'Travesty': Boris Johnson hits out at Partygate criticism during Covid inquiry

The former prime minister said coverage of the scandal was 'a million miles' from what had happened in Downing Street

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

How Boris Johnson finally snapped at being told 'you didn't care that much'

The former prime minister's display of emotion at the witness stand in the Covid inquiry was clearly genuine, but why...

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6 months ago
mirror.co.uk

Boris Johnson blamed high Covid cases in Wales on 'singing and obesity', diary claims

An extract from Sir Patrick Vallance's diary from September 2020 appears to show Boris Johnson callously joking about...

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

Boris Johnson fights back tears as he recalls nearly dying from Covid

At Covid inquiry former PM angrily denies he did not care about elderly or how parties in Downing Street would look

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6 months ago
inews.co.uk

Boris Johnson says sorry to Covid inquiry – but claims it wasn’t all his fault

The ex-PM tells Lady Hallett he believed 'the entire Whitehall establishment, scientific community included... undere...

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6 months ago
dailymail.co.uk

Boris Johnson apologises for calling long Covid 'b*******' and comparing poorly-understood condit...

During an eye-opening grilling at the Covid Inquiry, the ex-Prime Minister said he regretted using that language and ...

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