Dominic Cummings says Boris Johnson ‘lied to Parliament’ over party

Boris Johnson’s former aide says the Prime Minister “lied to Parliament” over a Downing Street Party and witnesses to the alleged party would “swear under oath” that he did. Dominic Cummings made the revelations on his blog. The Prime Minister continues to insist that he believed the ‘Bring Your Own Bottle’ event at number 10… Continue reading Dominic Cummings says Boris Johnson ‘lied to Parliament’ over party

‘The golden age of political buffoons’ How Downing Street’s party scandal is being reported around the world

It’s been a week of bad, and worsening headlines for the Prime Minister. Boris Johnson’s apology to the Commons on Wednesday far from drew a line under reports of repeated parties or events in or around Downing Street. He is continuing to face calls to resign, with Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer saying on Saturday… Continue reading ‘The golden age of political buffoons’ How Downing Street’s party scandal is being reported around the world

‘A Prime Minister mired in deceit’ Starmer says Johnson isn’t fit for office in wake of party revelations

Boris Johnson is not fit for office and “mired in deceit and deception,” according to Labour’s leader. Sir Keir Starmer made a speech at the Fabian Society in London on Saturday morning. The focus of the speech is health, but he used it to criticise the embattled Prime Minister. The opposition leader said Boris Johnson… Continue reading ‘A Prime Minister mired in deceit’ Starmer says Johnson isn’t fit for office in wake of party revelations

The man and the parties that made a mockery of millions of people

Wine, gin, sausage rolls and an invite to “bring your own booze”. This was the scene at 10 Downing Street amid the strict lockdown of May 20, 2020. Boris Johnson spent 25 minutes at the party. He says he didn’t realise it was one. Some 140 miles away in Newport, Nicola Mincher was grieving the… Continue reading The man and the parties that made a mockery of millions of people