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Downing Street forced to deny Italian newspaper’s claims Boris Johnson enjoyed jaunt to Perugia

Italian airport claims that Boris Johnson enjoyed secret jaunt to Perugia LAST WEEKEND as Brexit and coronavirus gripped the UK – but Downing Street deny it Perugia airport put out press release stating PM had travelled through recently  One source told Italian paper La Repubblica that Mr Johnson arrived Sept. 11 Number 10 told the … Read more Downing Street forced to deny Italian newspaper’s claims Boris Johnson enjoyed jaunt to Perugia

‘Subdued’ Boris Johnson ‘worries about money’ after salary shrank to £150k

Boris Johnson‘s close friends and colleagues say the ‘subdued’ and ‘moody’ Prime Minister is worrying and complaining about money after his earnings shrank from over £350,000 a year down to £150,000. Those in contact with Mr Johnson claim the embattled premier, usually jovial and ebullient, has ‘misery etched on his face’ as he struggles to cope … Read more ‘Subdued’ Boris Johnson ‘worries about money’ after salary shrank to £150k

Dominic Raab’s bodyguard sparks police dash after his loaded, semi-automatic pistol found on plane

Forgotten something? Dominic Raab’s bodyguard sparks police dash after his loaded, semi-automatic Glock 19 pistol is found on a plane seat by a cleaner Alarm was raised by a cleaner after she found the unattended weapon on board  Police officers descended on the jet which had flown back from Washington DC Eventually stood down after … Read more Dominic Raab’s bodyguard sparks police dash after his loaded, semi-automatic pistol found on plane

Government could utilise emergency powers to give the general public an unlicensed vaccine

The government could use emergency powers to vaccinate the public against Covid-19, it was revealed last night. Ministers would utilise regulations to bypass EU laws if a vaccine becomes available prior to the end of the Brexit transition agreement on December 31, as reported by the i.  Even if a possible vaccine has not been … Read more Government could utilise emergency powers to give the general public an unlicensed vaccine

Boris Johnson strikes compromise deal with Tory rebels on Brexit

Boris Johnson caved in to Tory rebels tonight over his controversial plans to tear up parts of the Brexit divorce deal in breach of international law, agreeing to give MPs more power to prevent it being used. No10 has agreed to amend the Internal Market Act to give the Commons an effective power of veto to … Read more Boris Johnson strikes compromise deal with Tory rebels on Brexit

Mike Pompeo insists US ‘trusts’ Boris Johnson as PM threatens to break international law over Brexit

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo rallied behind Boris Johnson today over his plan to potentially break international law over Brexit. Donald Trump‘s senior lieutenant said he trusted the PM and his administration to ‘get it right’ when asked about his proposals to override the Withdrawal Agreement with the UK Internal Market Bill. The move, due to … Read more Mike Pompeo insists US ‘trusts’ Boris Johnson as PM threatens to break international law over Brexit

Government chief legal officer resigns over PM’s Brexit plans

Government’s law officer for Scotland Lord Keen resigns over Boris Johnson’s plans to tear up parts of the Brexit divorce deal Lord Keen of Elie serves as the Government’s Advocate General for Scotland  He offered his resignation to Boris Johnson this morning over PM’s Brexit plans Downing Street announced this afternoon Lord Keen had left … Read more Government chief legal officer resigns over PM’s Brexit plans

Boris Johnson ‘strikes compromise deal with Tory rebels on Brexit’

Boris Johnson has agreed a compromise deal with Tory rebels over his controversial plans to tear up parts of the Brexit divorce deal, it was claimed today.  The Prime Minister is said to have met with Conservative backbenchers who are concerned about his proposals to override the Withdrawal Agreement in his House of Commons office … Read more Boris Johnson ‘strikes compromise deal with Tory rebels on Brexit’

Government chief legal officer ‘offers resignation’ over PM’s Brexit plans

Government’s law officer for Scotland Lord Keen ‘resigns’ over Boris Johnson’s plans to tear up parts of the Brexit divorce deal Lord Keen of Elie serves as the Government’s Advocate General for Scotland  Reports claim he offered his resignation to Boris Johnson over PM’s Brexit plans It comes after he clashed with Northern Ireland Secretary … Read more Government chief legal officer ‘offers resignation’ over PM’s Brexit plans

EU chief says chances of Brexit trade deal ‘fading every day’

Ursula von der Leyen today warned hopes of the EU and UK agreeing a trade deal are fading with every passing day as tensions remain high over Boris Johnson’s plans to tear up parts of the Brexit divorce deal.   The President of the European Commission hit out at the Prime Minister’s proposals to override the … Read more EU chief says chances of Brexit trade deal ‘fading every day’