Boris Johnson

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Nadine Dorries

Boris Johnson the 'only person' who can save the Tory Party

Boris Johnson the 'only person' who can save the Tory Party

Conservative MP Nadine Dorries announced she would be backing Boris Johnson in a leadership contest.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Stanley Johnson

Stanley Johnson: 'The Chequers proposal united my family'

Stanley Johnson: 'The Chequers proposal united my family'

The father of Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson revealed his family was divided on the issue of Brexit.

Jacob Rees-Mogg backs Boris Johnson for Tory leader

Jacob Rees-Mogg backs Boris Johnson for Tory leader

Jacob Rees-Mogg backs Boris Johnson for Tory leader

The chairman of the European Research Group has said that he will back Boris Johnson in any upcoming Conservative leadership bid.

Friday, May 3, 2019

Friday, May 3, 2019

Boris Johnson deletes tweet he voted in non-existent election

Boris Johnson under fire for local election tweet

Boris Johnson under fire for local election tweet

The former London Mayor came under fire after tweeting he had voted in the local elections, even though there were none in London.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Rachel Johnson to run as Change UK candidate in EU elections

Rachel Johnson to run as Change UK candidate in EU elections

Rachel Johnson to run as Change UK candidate in EU elections

Rachel Johnson, the sister of Conservative MP Boris Johnson, has been revealed as MEP candidate for Change UK ahead of the European elections in May.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Anti-Brexit campaigners target Boris Johnson with fake leadership website

Anti-Brexit campaigners target Boris Johnson with fake leadership website

Anti-Brexit campaigners target Boris Johnson with fake leadership website

A youth group campaigning for a second referendum on Brexit has targeted the former foreign secretary by creating him a fake website for his bid to be the next leader of the Conservative party.

Monday, April 8, 2019

Monday, April 8, 2019

Brexit briefing: Tories warn PM over Labour Brexit compromise

Brexit briefing: Tories warn PM over Labour Brexit compromise

Brexit briefing: Tories warn PM over Labour Brexit compromise

Theresa May has angered Tories by holding talks with Labour, with Brexiteers including Boris Johnson concerned she will accept a customs union as the price for a deal with Jeremy Corbyn.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019

Boris Johnson ‘tried to gain’ from Islamophobia in Conservative party

Boris Johnson ‘tried to gain’ from alleged Islamophobia in Conservative party

Boris Johnson ‘tried to gain’ from alleged Islamophobia in Conservative party

A senior researcher at Hope Not Hate has said that politicians like Boris Johnson have tried to gain from alleged anti-Muslim hate speech within the Conservative party.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Boris Johnson

Johnson’s ‘spaffed’ comment an ‘affront to victims’, says NSPCC

Johnson’s ‘spaffed’ comment an ‘affront to victims’, says NSPCC

Boris Johnson has been urged to apologise to child abuse victims after claiming police funding is being “spaffed up the wall” investigating historic allegations.

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Boris Johnson: Police funding 'spaffed up the wall' investigating historic sex abuse

Boris Johnson: Funding 'spaffed up the wall' investigating historic sex abuse

The former cabinet minister claimed looking into historic child sex abuse cases had wasted an "awful lot" of police funding.

Monday, February 11, 2019

Monday, February 11, 2019

 Boris Johnson accuses police of ‘wasting time’ on anti-transgender crime instead of tackling stabbings

Boris Johnson accuses police of ‘wasting time’ on anti-transgender crime instead of tackling stabbings

Boris Johnson accuses police of ‘wasting time’ on anti-transgender crime

Boris Johnson has accused the police of “wasting time” arresting women accused of being anti-transgender, when he suggests the manpower could be used to tackle knife crime.

Friday, January 18, 2019

Friday, January 18, 2019

Boris Johnson: Brexit delay would be seen as ‘an elite conspiracy to thwart Brexit’

Boris Johnson: Brexit delay would be seen as ‘an elite conspiracy to thwart Brexit’

Boris Johnson: Brexit delay is seen as ‘an elite conspiracy to thwart Brexit'

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said it would be “shameful” for the UK Government to request an extension of Article 50, and that it would be seen by the public as an “elite conspiracy to thwart Brexit”.

Friday, December 21, 2018

Friday, December 21, 2018

Boris Johnson cleared over burka 'letter box' comments in code of conduct hearing

Boris Johnson cleared over burka 'letter box' comments in code of conduct hearing

Boris Johnson cleared over burka 'letter box' comments

An independent panel has cleared Boris Johnson of breaking Conservative party code of conduct over his comments that burkas made women look like 'letter boxes'

Monday, December 17, 2018

Monday, December 17, 2018

Faux BoJo, the Boris Johnson lookalike, joins anti-Brexit demonstration at Irish border

Faux BoJo, the Boris Johnson lookalike, joins anti-Brexit demonstration at Irish border

Faux BoJo joins anti-Brexit demonstration at Irish border

An anti-Brexit demonstration has taken place at the Irish border, led by Faux BoJo, a professional Boris Johnson lookalike, and EU Supergirl.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

‘90% of bets are for Theresa May to win the vote’, says betting expert

‘90% of bets are for Theresa May to win the vote’, says betting expert

‘90% of bets are for Theresa May to win the vote’, says betting expert

Katie Baylis, Betfair’s Political Betting expert has said that 90% of the bets on the vote are for Theresa May to win Wednesday’s vote.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Monday, December 10, 2018

‘I would put £10 on Boris Johnson’ to be next Tory leader, says politics professor

‘I would put £10 on Boris Johnson’ to be next Tory leader if it was up to the grassroots, says politics professor

‘I would put £10 on Boris’ to be next Tory leader, says politics professor

Politics Professor Matthew Goodwin, from the University of Kent has said he would “put £10 on Boris” to be the next Conservative leader because he is “popular in the grassroots”.

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Boris Johnson gives 'full and unreserved apology' over failing to declare £52,000 in income

Boris Johnson gives 'full and unreserved apology' after failing to declare £52,000 in income

Boris Johnson apologises over failing to declare £52,000 in income

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has offered a “full and unreserved apology” to MPs for failing to declare more than £52,000 in income.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Friday, November 30, 2018

Tim Martin

Tim Martin: 'Boris Johnson for Prime Minister - he's a winner!'

Tim Martin: 'Boris Johnson for Prime Minister - he's a winner!'

The JD Wetherspoon CEO claimed the former foreign secretary is an ideal candidate for the role of Prime Minister.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Boris Johnson tells Theresa May to debate ‘someone who believes in Brexit’

Boris Johnson tells Theresa May to debate ‘someone who believes in Brexit’

Boris Johnson tells Theresa May to debate ‘someone who believes in Brexit’

Boris Johnson has challenged Theresa May to hold a televised debate with “someone who believes in Brexit”, saying there is “no point” in the proposed debate with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Weekly news round-up

News round-up: The week's top stories (17-23 Nov)

News round-up: The week's top stories (17-23 Nov)

In this week's news, Sainsbury's announced it would start selling edible insects and the future of the UK's relationship with the EU post-Brexit was agreed.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Boris Johnson could face private prosecution over £350 Vote Leave claim

Boris Johnson could face private prosecution over £350m Vote Leave claim

Boris Johnson could face private prosecution over £350m Vote Leave claim

Boris Johnson has been warned he faces private prosecution over the infamous claim – put on a Vote Leave bus during the EU referendum - that the UK sends £350 million a week to Brussels.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Monday, November 19, 2018

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

MPs react to water cannons sold at £300k loss

Members of Parliament have taken to social media over the news that Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has sold water cannons bought when Boris Johnson was in the position for a £300k loss.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Friday, November 9, 2018

Jo Johnson resigns over 'completely unacceptable' Brexit deal

Jo Johnson resigns over 'completely unacceptable' Brexit deal

Jo Johnson resigns over 'completely unacceptable' Brexit deal

Jo Johnson, the brother of Boris Johnson, has resigned as transport minister over his opposition to Theresa May's Brexit deal

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Thursday, November 8, 2018

'He's not who I thought he was', says artist inviting public to deface Boris Johnson painting

'He's not who I thought he was', says artist inviting public to deface Boris Johnson painting

Artist inviting public to deface painting of Boris Johnson

Helen Masacz painted Boris Johnson in 2010, but is now inviting the public to deface the artwork as her feelings have changed towards the former Foreign Secretary

Monday, November 5, 2018

Monday, November 5, 2018

Boris Johnson calls Theresa May’s proposed Brexit deal an ‘absolute stinker’

Boris Johnson calls Theresa May’s proposed Brexit deal an ‘absolute stinker’

Boris Johnson calls Theresa May’s proposed Brexit deal an ‘absolute stinker’

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has attacked a proposed deal with the European Union as an “absolute stinker” and called on MPs to reject it.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Boris Johnson effigy with Brexit bus shoes is Kent bonfire society's bonfire guy

Boris Johnson effigy with Brexit bus shoes is Kent bonfire society's bonfire guy

Boris Johnson effigy with Brexit bus shoes is Kent bonfire society's bonfire guy

A 36-foot effigy of Boris Johnson is the latest celebrity guy for the Edenbridge Bonfire Society

Monday, October 22, 2018

Monday, October 22, 2018

Boris Johnson: ‘The killing of Khashoggi was a barbaric act to which we in Britain refuse to turn a blind eye’

Boris Johnson: ‘The killing of Khashoggi was a barbaric act to which we in Britain refuse to turn a blind eye’

Boris Johnson: 'UK should refuse to turn a blind eye' on Saudi journalist death

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said that Britain should “refuse to turn a blind eye” to the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Drew Galdron

Faux BoJo: 'There were points last year where I’d burned my scalp from too much bleaching'

What is life like as a professional Boris Johnson lookalike?

Professional Boris Johnson lookalike, Drew Galdron, says resembling the high-profile politician is "both a blessing and a curse".

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Theresa May announces new cancer strategy, fuel duty freeze and calls for Tories to 'come together'

Theresa May announces new cancer strategy, fuel duty freeze and calls for Tories to 'come together'

Theresa May announces plans for new cancer strategy and fuel duty freeze

Prime Minister Theresa May used her keynote speech at Conservative Party Conference to announce an extra £394 million per week for a new cancer strategy, a freeze on fuel duty, and attacked Labour calling the antisemitism row that has smothered the party “a national tragedy”.

'I don't want him in the party', says Katie Perrior of MP who submitted no-confidence letter

'I don't want him in the party', says Katie Perrior of MP who submitted no-confidence letter

'I don't want him in the party', says Katie Perrior of James Duddridge

James Duddridge submitted a letter of no confidence in Theresa May, and former adviser to the Prime Minister Katie Perrior said it was the 'lowliest' tactic

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Crowd cheers as Boris Johnson demands Theresa May ‘chuck Chequers’

Crowd cheers as Boris Johnson demands Theresa May ‘chuck Chequers’

Crowd cheers as Boris Johnson demands Theresa May ‘chuck Chequers’

Boris Johnson used his speech at the Conservative Party Conference to call for the Prime Minister to “chuck Chequers” describing it as a “democratic injustice”.

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David Davis defends Boris Johnson after 'serial attacks' from colleagues

David Davis defends Boris Johnson after 'serial attacks' from colleagues

The former Brexit secretary has come out in support of Boris Johnson after what he claims are "serial attacks" on the MP.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Monday, October 1, 2018

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader, says Treasury Brexit forecasts are 'prejudiced'

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader, says Treasury Brexit forecasts are 'prejudiced'

David Davis 'doesn't know' if he'd support Boris Johnson as Conservative leader

Former Brexit secretary David Davis said Boris Johnson got 'too personal' with his opposition to Chequers

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Philip Hammond claims Boris Johnson can't do 'grown-up politics'

Philip Hammond claims Boris Johnson can't do 'grown-up politics'

The chancellor of the exchequer has said he doesn't expect Boris Johnson to become Prime Minister, claiming he is incapable of "grown-up politics".

Friday, September 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Boris Johnson bashes Brexit again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson bashes Chequers again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson bashes Chequers again in Telegraph column

Boris Johnson has used his latest Telegraph column to denounce the Chequers deal again, and set out his alternative plans for Brexit

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Nadine Dorries MP: ‘My dream ticket would be Boris Johnson and Sajid Javid’

Nadine Dorries MP: ‘My dream ticket would be Boris Johnson and Sajid Javid’

Nadine Dorries MP: ‘My dream ticket would be Boris Johnson and Sajid Javid’

Conservative MP Nadine Dorries has said that her dream ticket for the party leadership would be Boris Johnson as leader and Sajid Javid as Chancellor of the Exchequer.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Monday, September 17, 2018

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street shut down Boris Johnson’s claims he was ‘taken in’ over Brexit

Downing Street has put down claims from Boris Johnson after he said he and others had been “taken in” over the EU’s backstop option.

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Author to Matthew Wright: 'We expect men to cheat' as a letter is published condemning the treatment of woman linked to Boris Johnson

Anna Williamson to Matthew Wright: Carrie Symonds 'knew exactly what she was getting into'

Anna Williamson: Carrie Symonds 'knew what she was getting into'

Anna Williamson, an author and presenter has said that we “expect the men to cheat” but that women “have to expect some heat” as an open letter has published condemning the treatment of Carrie Symonds, a woman who is at the centre of allegations about Boris Johnson’s private life.

James Cleverly MP on Tory leadership battle: ‘Who would you put your money on? Usain Bolt or Mo Farah?’

James Cleverly MP on Tory leadership battle: ‘Who would you put your money on? Usain Bolt or Mo Farah?’

James Cleverly on Tory leadership battle: ‘It's between Usain Bolt and Mo Farah’

James Cleverly, the Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party asked talkRADIO’s James Whale who he would put money on for a running race, Usain Bolt or Mo Farah to explain why “there is no point now speculating who the best leader is going to be until we know what the challenges are”.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Chequers proposal 'designed to keep us in the EU', Brexiteer economist tells Julia Hartley-Brewer

Chequers proposal 'designed to keep us in the EU', Brexiteer economist tells Julia Hartley-Brewer

Chequers proposal 'designed to keep us in the EU', says Brexiteer economist

Professor Patrick Minford, one of the authors of a report endorsed by Jacob Rees-Mogg AND Boris Johnson, says a no-deal Brexit could lead to economic growth

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Jacob Rees-Mogg: ‘Boris will not be the first or last politician to have issues with his marriage’

Jacob Rees-Mogg: ‘Boris will not be the first or last politician to have issues with his marriage’

Jacob Rees-Mogg: ‘Boris is not the first to have issues with his marriage'

Jacob Rees-Mogg has said that the controversy around Boris Johnson and his divorce will not affect the Brexit cause, after the Economists for Free Trade event at Parliament.

Boris Johnson responds to backlash over ‘suicide vest’ column

Boris Johnson responds to backlash over ‘suicide vest’ column

Boris Johnson responds to backlash over ‘suicide vest’ column

Boris Johnson has said that talkRADIO should read his Daily Mail column “to your readers” to “declaim it” after Mr Johnson received backlash for comparing Theresa May’s Brexit strategy to a “suicide vest”.

Monday, September 10, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Mike Graham to George Galloway: 'I think Boris Johnson put the affair story out there'

Mike Graham to George Galloway: 'I think Boris Johnson put affair story out'

talkRADIO's Mike Graham and George Galloway discuss whether Boris Johnson's love life will affect his chances of Conservative leadership, and Graham speculates that he leaked the story of his alleged affair himself

Dawn Butler MP: ‘Boris Johnson has taken a leaf out of Trump’s rulebook’

Dawn Butler MP: ‘Boris Johnson has taken a leaf out of Trump’s rulebook’

Dawn Butler MP: ‘Boris Johnson has taken a leaf out of Trump’s rulebook’

Dawn Butler has said that Boris Johnson has taken a leaf out of Donald Trump’s “rulebook” and “it is dangerous”.

Andrew Bridgen: The public find Boris Johnson 'refreshing'

Andrew Bridgen: The public find Boris Johnson 'refreshing'

Andrew Bridgen: The public find Boris Johnson 'refreshing'

Andrew Bridgen came to the defence of the former Foreign Secretary after his "suicide vest" Brexit comments.

Former Brexit minister warns Tory party faces ‘catastrophic split’ over May’s Brexit proposals

Former Brexit minister warns Tory party faces ‘catastrophic split’ over May’s Brexit proposals

Former Brexit minister warns Tory party faces ‘catastrophic split’ over Brexit

Former Brexit minister Steve Baker said the Conservative Party faces a “catastrophic split” if Prime Minister Theresa May sticks with her Chequers plan on Brexit.

Friday, September 7, 2018

Friday, September 7, 2018

A divorced Boris Johnson as Prime Minister would be like 'Celebrity Big Brother in 10 Downing Street', says Conservative Woman co-editor

A divorced Boris Johnson as Prime Minister would be like 'Celebrity Big Brother in 10 Downing Street', says Conservative Woman co-editor

Boris Johnson as PM would be like 'Celebrity Big Brother in 10 Downing Street'

As news of Boris Johnson's divorce breaks, Mike Graham speculates whether his alleged adultery will affect his chances of Conservative leadership

Vince Cable: ‘I worry about Boris Johnson’s politics’

Vince Cable: ‘I worry about Boris Johnson’s politics’

Vince Cable: ‘I worry about Boris Johnson’s politics’

Sir Vince Cable has said that he worries about Boris Johnson’s politics and him “dabbling in identity politics associated with Steve Bannon” but that “it has nothing to do with his sex life”.

Boris Johnson and wife Marina divorcing after 25 years of marriage

Boris Johnson and wife Marina divorcing after 25 years of marriage

Boris Johnson and wife Marina divorcing after 25 years of marriage

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his wife Marina Wheeler have announced that they have separated and going through the divorce process.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Nigel Lawson: Theresa May has been ‘consumed by political ambition’ amid claims her leadership is under threat

Nigel Lawson: Theresa May has been ‘consumed by political ambition’ amid claims her leadership is under threat

Nigel Lawson: Theresa May has been ‘consumed by political ambition’

Nigel Lawson has said that Boris Johnson is not “rare” in politics to be ambitious and that Theresa May has been the most “consumed by political ambition” amid claims Brexiteers are seeking to remove the Prime Minister over her Chequers plan.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Monday, September 3, 2018

Boris Johnson attacks Theresa May’s Chequers plan saying it will lead ‘a victory for the EU’

Boris Johnson attacks Theresa May’s Chequers plan saying it will lead ‘a victory for the EU’

Boris Johnson attacks Theresa May’s Chequers plan

Boris Johnson attacked the Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy saying that it can only lead to victory for the European Union.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Monday, August 27, 2018

Boris Johnson cites Greece’s economic collapse as he urges UK to ‘chuck Chequers’

Boris Johnson cites Greece’s economic collapse as he urges UK to ‘chuck Chequers’

Boris Johnson cites Greece’s economic collapse as he urges: ‘chuck Chequers'

In his latest Telegraph column, Boris Johnson used Greece's economic situation as an example as to why the Chequers proposal would be bad for Brexit

Friday, August 24, 2018

Friday, August 24, 2018

Richard Ratcliffe tells James Whale: Jeremy Hunt 'cares' about his wife Nazanin's plight

Richard Ratcliffe tells James Whale: Jeremy Hunt 'cares' about his wife Nazanin's plight

Richard Ratcliffe tells James Whale: Jeremy Hunt 'cares' about his wife Nazanin

Richard Ratcliffe, the husband of imprisoned charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, praised Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt's efforts to help her case

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Exclusive: Muslim community who hosted Boris Johnson at peace event in 2012 'saddened' by his burqa comments

Exclusive: Muslim community who hosted Boris Johnson at peace event in 2012 'saddened' by his burqa comments

Muslim community who hosted Boris Johnson at 2012 event 'saddened' by burqa row

Six years before writing his Telegraph column that mentioned burqas, Boris Johnson attended the 2012 Ahmadiyya Muslim Peace Symposium and made a speech saying people should not 'unnecessarily divide' communities

Monday, August 13, 2018

Monday, August 13, 2018

Boris Johnson's column shouldn't be blamed for reported rise in hate crimes, says free speech advocate

Boris Johnson's column 'shouldn't be blamed for reported rise in hate crimes'

The founder of the free speech-promoting Academy of Ideas, Claire Fox, says Boris Johnson's column about wearing the burqa 'didn't say what people think it said' and that it shouldn't be blamed for a rise in hate crimes

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