Boris Johnson

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Boris Johnson causes fury in Sikh temple with unfortunate alcohol remarks

Boris Johnson causes fury in Sikh temple with unfortunate alcohol remarks

Foreign secretary says he wants to boost whisky business between UK and India - but worshippers are outraged

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

'I'm really glad Boris Johnson called Jeremy Corbyn a mugwump', says Danny Kelly

Thought Boris Johnson's mugwump insult came from Harry Potter? Well you're wrong, says Danny Kelly

'I'm really glad Boris Johnson has brought mugwump back', says Danny Kelly

Danny Kelly discusses the origins of the word mugwump

Boris Johnson's sister 'confirms she has joined Liberal Democrats' on Twitter

Boris Johnson's sister 'confirms she has joined Liberal Democrats' on Twitter

Boris Johnson's sister 'confirms she has joined Liberal Democrats' on Twitter

Rachel Johnson retweeted her husband's tweet, which appears to suggest that she has joined the Liberal Democrats

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

'Boris Johnson's mugwump comment was used on purpose as a Brexit distraction', says political correspondent

'Boris Johnson's mugwump comment was a deliberate Brexit distraction'

'Boris Johnson's mugwump comment was a deliberate Brexit distraction'

Political correspondent Rupert Myers believes the Conservatives will only use Boris Johnson at the start of their general election campaign

Johnson has suggested the money will go to 'our priorities' rather than the NHS

Boris Johnson backpedals on NHS Brexit promise

Boris Johnson backpedals on NHS Brexit promise

Johnson faced a grilling over his promise that Brexit would unlock £350m a week for a health service

Mugwump - Boris Johnson's colourful insult to Jeremy Corbyn defined

Boris Johnson on Jeremy Corbyn: What is a mugwump, and is it actually a bad thing?

What is a mugwump, and is it actually a bad thing?

What does the word mugwump actually mean?

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum once leaving terms are clear

German politician tells UK to hold second Brexit referendum because we didn't know what we were doing first time

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum

The general secretary of the Social Democrat Party (SPD), Katarina Barley, urged the country to hold a second vote because of a supposed lack of awareness of what they were voting for

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

MP Barry Sheerman slams Nigel Farage and Brexit ministers over Article 50

MP Barry Sheerman slams Nigel Farage and Brexit ministers over Article 50

MP Barry Sheerman slams Nigel Farage and Brexit ministers over Article 50

MP Barry Sheerman tells Jon Holmes that the Brexit minsters are out of their depth as they do not have an eye for detail

Nick Clegg: 'People like Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, and Nigel Farage have to deliver campaign promises now' ahead of formal Article 50 triggering

Article 50 day: 'Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, and Nigel Farage have to deliver on their Brexit promises now' says Nick Clegg

'Boris Johnson, Michael Gove, Nigel Farage have to deliver now' says Nick Clegg

The former leader of the Liberal Democrats spoke to Paul Ross ahead of the formal triggering of exit negotiations from the European Union.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

George Osborne to edit Evening Standard: Six other journalism jobs - and the MPs who could fill them

Six other MPs who could follow George Osborne into journalism

We have a few suggestions as to what publications prominent MPs should edit

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Brexit: Theresa May urged to ignore EU divorce bill by Boris Johnson

Brexit: Theresa May urged to emulate Thatcher and ignore EU divorce bill by Boris Johnson

Brexit: Theresa May urged to ignore EU divorce bill by Boris Johnson

The Foreign Secretary has urged the Prime Minister to take a stance against the proposed fee of £50bn to leave the European Union, citing Margaret Thatcher as an example

Friday, February 17, 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017

Brexit: Tony Blair calls for new 'cross-party movement' to persuade leavers to remain

Brexit: Tony Blair calls for new 'cross-party movement' to persuade leavers to remain

Brexit: Tony Blair calls for new 'cross-party movement' to stop exit

The former Prime Minister was speaking at the Bloomberg headquarters on Friday when he made the call

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Boris Johnson to send £700 million to support British allies against Russia

Boris Johnson 'to plough £700 million into forces fighting Isis and Putin'

Boris Johnson 'to plough £700 million into forces fighting Isis and Putin'

The Foreign Secretary is to set money aside to support Ukraine and the Baltic states against perceived hostility by Vladimir Putin

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

 David Beckham hack: 'It's scary because everything you put online is hackable', says columnist Rachel Johnson

Mail on Sunday columnist Rachel Johnson backtracks on David Beckham criticism: 'He definitely deserves a knighthood'

Boris Johnson's sister backs Beckham knighthood: 'His rage was understandable'

Rachel Johnson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the scandal surrounding the charity ambassador's hacked emails

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Top Republican puts UK to the top of the US trade deal ladder

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker made the comments after meeting the Foreign Secretary in Washington

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Brexit: Foreign Office civil servants 'in despair' over Boris Johnson's approach, says Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Brexit: Foreign Office civil servants 'in despair over Boris Johnson's approach'

Brexit: Foreign Office civil servants 'in despair over Boris Johnson's approach'

Lord Wallace of Saltaire has claimed the foreign secretary hasn't provided 'clear guidance' and failed to keep up with briefs about the EU situation

Theresa May to make speech on Brexit following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

Theresa May to make Brexit speech following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

Theresa May to make Brexit speech following Sir Ivan Rogers' resignation

The Prime Minister will deliver a speech to quell accusations her government lacks an exit strategy ahead of the EU negotiations

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Galloway had some words of criticism for Theresa May

George Galloway: A lot of Tories now believe Boris Johnson would be better leader than Theresa May

George Galloway: Many Tories now believe Boris would be better leader than May

Galloway says Johnson at least has charisma unlike 'empty vessel' May

Friday, December 9, 2016

Friday, December 9, 2016

Galloway backs Boris Johnson telling the truth over Saudi

"Something very unusual happened - Boris Johnson told the truth," says George Galloway

Galloway backs Boris Johnson telling the truth over Saudi

"I am second to none in detestation of Boris Johnson, yet if he was good enough when lying he must not be sacked for telling the truth."

Boris Johnson: 'The government must start telling how it is', says diplomatic editor

Boris Johnson: 'The government must start telling how it is', says diplomatic editor

Boris Johnson: 'The government must start telling how it is'

Boris Johnson claims Saudi Arabia are abusing Islam and are puppeteers in Middle East proxy wars. The government have distanced themselves from the comments

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Boris Johnson mocked by Sam Delaney caller: 'Somewhere there’s a village minus it’s idiot, and it’s him'

Boris Johnson mocked by Sam Delaney caller: 'Somewhere there’s a village minus its idiot, and it’s him'

Boris Johnson mocked as 'village idiot' by Sam Delaney caller

Boris Johnson's accused Saudi Arabia of orchestrating proxy wars in the Middle East, but the Government has distanced itself from his comments

'Boris Johnson might have decided it would be more fun being outside the government', says London commentator

'Maybe Boris Johnson is trying to get sacked': Journalist Dave Hill discusses Saudi Arabia debacle

'Boris Johnson may have decided it would be more fun outside of the government'

Boris Johnson has accused Saudi Arabia of abusing Islam and being a puppeteer in the Middle East, however the Government has distanced itself from these comments

Twitter savages Boris Johnson and the Government after Saudi Arabia 'proxy war' comments

'If Boris Johnson doesn't represent the Government on foreign affairs, what's he for?' ask critics

Twitter savages Boris Johnson and the Government over Saudi comments

The Foreign Secretary recently claimed the country was 'playing proxy wars' and 'abusing Islam' at a conference in Italy

Boris Johnson 'slapped down' by Downing Street over Saudi Arabia 'proxy war' claims

Boris Johnson's claims of Saudi Arabia 'puppeteering' rejected by Theresa May

Boris Johnson's claims of Saudi Arabia 'puppeteering' rejected by Theresa May

The Foreign Secretary claimed there wasn't enough leadership to stop proxy wars in the region

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The James Whale Show bonus podcast: James Cleverly

The James Whale Show bonus podcast: James Cleverly - Wednesday 7 December 2016

The James Whale Show bonus podcast: James Cleverly

James talks to the Conservative MP for Braintree

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Thursday, December 1, 2016

'We're creating an illegal subclass and our immigration policy is at fault', says Joint Council For The Welfare Of Immigrants

Brexit 'is a chance to fix our broken immigration system'

Brexit 'is a chance to fix our broken immigration system'

Campaigner Saira Grant says existing system has created 'an illegal sub-class of immigrants'

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Brexit: 'If we negotiate with inexperienced staff we'll be taken to the cleaners', says political editor

Brexit: 'If we go into negotiations with rookies the EU will take us to the cleaners', says political editor

'If we negotiate Brexit with rookies we'll be taken to the cleaners'

Ian Dunt spoke to talkRADIO after the Institute for Government thinktank warned that the Brexit process appears 'chaotic and dysfunctional' to outsiders

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Leading EU executive slams Boris Johnson for 'impossible' Brexit vision

Boris Johnson's Brexit vision ridiculed by EU executive

Boris Johnson's Brexit vision ridiculed by EU executive

Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem firmly stated the UK can't expect unrestrained access to European markets unless it accepts free movement of labour

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday, November 14, 2016

'Dealmaker Donald Trump is an opportunity for Europe', says Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson u-turns on Donald Trump and says he could be a good thing for Britain

'Dealmaker Donald Trump is an opportunity for Europe', says Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson has claimed that Donald Trump will be an opportunity for Europe, despite previously criticising the new president

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Jon Holmes gets the latest on the world leaders' reaction to Donald Trump

'Donald Trump should GoPro his awkward meeting with Boris Johnson' says Jon Holmes

'Trump should GoPro his awkward meeting with Boris Johnson' says Jon Holmes

Jon Holmes hears more about what Donald Trump plans in the wake of the election

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Brexit High Court verdict: talkRADIO presenters give their reaction

Brexit High Court verdict: talkRADIO presenters give their reaction

Our star presenters weighed in to the debate following this morning's decision that Parliament must be consulted before Article 50 can be triggered

Article 50 High Court verdict: Julia Hartley-Brewer condemns 'national outrage' in debate with remainer

Julia Hartley-Brewer condemns 'national outrage' in Article 50 debate

Julia told Open Britain director James McGrory the decision on Brexit has already been made

Boris Johnson is mocked for saying Britain will make a 'Titanic success of Brexit'

Boris Johnson trolled on Twitter for saying Britain will make a 'Titanic success of Brexit'

Boris Johnson mocked for saying Britain will make a 'Titanic success of Brexit'

Boris Johnson said Britain will make a “Titanic success of Brexit," at the Spectator Awards on Wednesday night

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

West Ham London Stadium deal must be renegotiated, says rent whistleblower

West Ham London Stadium deal must be renegotiated, says rent whistleblower

Olympic Stadium Coalition spokesperson Matt Roper tells Julia 'frightening' new figures about the stadium's conversion cost must be the catalyst for a new agreement

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Theresa May was badly advised on 'absurd' Heathrow expansion following government figures revelation, says former transport minister Steve Norris

Theresa May was badly advised on 'absurd' Heathrow expansion, says former transport minister Steve Norris

May was badly advised on 'absurd' Heathrow idea, says former transport minister

Steve Norris made the claims after new figures showed the govenrment may have exaggerated the financial case for Heathrow

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Julia on Zac Goldsmith Heathrow resignation: 'Principles are easy when you've got £200m in the bank'

Julia on Zac Goldsmith Heathrow resignation: 'Principles are easy when you've got £200m in the bank'

Julia on Zac Goldsmith: 'Principles are easy when you've got £200m in the bank'

Julia had a fiesty debate with the Tory leader of Richmond Council in the wake of the Heathrow airport decision yesterday

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Government confirms third Heathrow runway

Government confirms third Heathrow runway

Government confirms third Heathrow runway

Announcement made ahead of schedule after various outlets had reported that Heathrow was likely to win battle with Gatwick

Monday, October 17, 2016

Monday, October 17, 2016

Russian state broadcaster's bank accounts frozen in UK

Russian state broadcaster's bank accounts frozen in UK

Unclear at this stage what prompted the suspension

'You'd have to be living on planet zog not to think Boris thought about what was best for him', says political editor of The Sunday Times

Boris Johnson's campaign tsar told him not to back Brexit, says author Tim Shipman

Boris Johnson's campaign tsar told him not to back Brexit, says author

Tim Shipman claims Ben Wallace told Johnson he should vote Remain so as not to align himself with the 'clowns' supporting Brexit.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016

George Galloway comments on the war against ISIS

ISIS and Al Qaeda "an existential threat to humanity" says George Galloway

George Galloway comments on the war against ISIS

"Boris Johnson's one man band encircled the Russian Embassy," George Galloway told listeners on Friday night.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

George Galloway: Boris Johnson will even help Isis if it means Jeremy Corbyn gets a kicking

George Galloway: Boris Johnson will even help Isis if it means kicking Corbyn

George Galloway, talkRADIO presenter and member of Stop the War, says Johnson is putting petty party politics before the national (and global) interest

Stop the War branded 'Putin apologists' over Aleppo as Twitter war gets nasty

Stop the War branded 'Putin apologists' as Twitter war gets nasty

Social media war heats up after Boris Johnson called out Stop the War yesterday

Stop the War organiser vows to 'oppose the West' in car-crash Aleppo interview

Stop the War organiser vows to 'oppose the West' in car-crash Aleppo interview

Chris Nineham appears to contradict group's previous policy on protesting overseas conflicts

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Boris Johnson attacks Jeremy Corbyn's Stop the War coalition over Aleppo

Boris Johnson attacks Jeremy Corbyn's Stop the War coalition over Aleppo

Johnson asks why there haven't been more protest against Russian bombing

Friday, September 23, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' to Brexit, says journalist

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' on Brexit, says his biographer

Boris Johnson 'ambivalent' on Brexit, says his biographer

Dave Hill explained his view on the Foreign Secretary's position after Sir Alan Duncan claimed he didn't want to leave the EU

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Airport expansion: Boris Johnson "right for all the wrong reasons" to dismiss Heathrow

Airport expansion: Boris Johnson 'right for all the wrong reasons' to dismiss Heathrow

Boris Johnson 'right for all the wrong reasons' to dismiss Heathrow expansion

Aviation expert Julian Bray highlighted the reasons why Gatwick airport needs to be expanded

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Theresa May has made a 'terrible error' in choosing cabinet members to negotiate Brexit

Theresa May has made 'terrible error' in choosing Brexit negotiators, says Polly Toynbee

Theresa May has made 'terrible error' over Brexit team, says Polly Toynbee

Journalist Polly Toynbee believes Theresa May's incompetence is creating opposition within Conservative party

David Cameron will be remembered for Brexit - if we remember him at all

David Cameron will be remembered for Brexit - if we remember him at all

Many believe Cameron will be defined by Britain's decision to leave the European Union. But he may just fade away into history

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Boris Johnson: He'll be 'reviving an old slogan called I'm backing Britain', says journalist Dave Hill

Boris Johnson: He'll be 'reviving an old slogan called I'm backing Britain', says journalist Dave Hill

Boris Johnson will be 'reviving an old slogan called I'm backing Britain'

Boris Johnson has been appointed as Foreign Secretary

'Boris Johnson is a colourful way of making a point', says commentator Daniel Finkelstein on Theresa May's cabinet

'Boris Johnson is a colourful way of making a point', says Lord Finkelstein on Theresa May's cabinet

'Boris Johnson is a colourful way of making a point', says Daniel Finkelstein

The political commentator says he is surprised Boris Johnson has been appointed as Foreign Secretary

Monday, July 4, 2016

Monday, July 4, 2016

Andrew Mitchell MP has backed Michael Gove's bid for the Conservative Party Leadership.

'He's bringing great experience' - Andrew Mitchell backs Gove's leadership bid

Andrew Mitchell backs Michael Gove's Conservative Party Leadership bid

The MP for Sutton Coldfield said the Justice Secretary is 'bringing great experience' to the race

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