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General election: Boris Johnson claims Brexit will no longer be talked about after January as UK will have left EU

The Prime Minister has suggested that Brexit will no longer be talked about after January, by which time he says the UK will have left the European U...

General election: Boris Johnson claims Brexit will no longer be talked about after January as UK will have left EU

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UK general election news LIVE: MPs set to vote on Boris Johnson's December bid as EU approves Brexit delay until January 31 Boris Johnson is addressing the Commons as MPs prepare to vote on his bid for December 12 general election this evening, with the PM requiring a two-...
18:40, 2019-10-28

UK general election news LIVE: MPs vote on Boris Johnson's December bid as EU approves Brexit delay until January 31 MPs have started to vote on Boris Johnson's bid for December 12 general election, with the PM requiring a two-thirds majority to secure the move....
19:52, 2019-10-28

General election: Corbyn claims his policy would 'sort' Brexit more quickly than Boris Johnson's - live news Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchLib Dems accused of...
14:20, 2019-11-05

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson rules out a general election as he urges MPs not to delay Brexit Boris Johnson today ruled out calling a general election as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
19:16, 2019-09-02

General election LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn claims leaked papers paint 'damning' picture of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal Jeremy Corbyn has unveiled a new set of leaked documents which he claims paint a "damning" picture of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, particularly on th...
11:44, 2019-12-06

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further Brexit Party candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is the only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:56, 2019-11-14

General election UK: When could be the next big vote? Why does Boris Johnson want one for Brexit? A general election could be on the cards after Boris Johnson lost a decisive Brexit vote in the Commons last night....
11:56, 2019-10-23

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down further candidates after Boris Johnson claims a Tory Brexit is only Brexit Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
13:04, 2019-11-14

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson launches bid for December general election Boris Johnson has said he will give MPs more time to debate his Brexit deal in the Commons if they agree to a general election on December 12....
18:12, 2019-10-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson to table motion for general election – live news More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
00:48, 2019-09-04

Brexit latest: Opposition parties vow to block Boris Johnson's second bid for general election Opposition leaders have agreed to vote against or abstain from a second call for a general election on Monday, according to the Liberal Democrats....
14:40, 2019-09-06

Brexit: Boris Johnson puts forward motion for general election – live news Move comes after MPs vote to force prime minister to publish no-deal plansMPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn Bercow...
01:08, 2019-09-10

Tony Blair: Boris Johnson should hold referendum on no-deal Brexit instead of general election Former Prime Minister Tony Blair today said Boris Johnson would be "smart" to hold a referendum on a no-deal Brexit instead of a general election tha...
16:48, 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson will seek a general election if Parliament votes to block a no-deal Brexit Boris Johnson will call a general election on October 14 rather than delay Brexit a senior government source has confirmed. Speaking outside Downing ...
22:44, 2019-09-02

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson insists he 'does not want' a general election as he urges MPs not to delay Brexit Boris Johnson said he does not want a general election as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
21:40, 2019-09-02

Conservative MPs fear anti-Brexit voters will unite to defeat Boris Johnson in a general election UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS Conservative MPs are urging Boris Johnson to bin his push for a general election this year. The prim...
11:04, 2019-10-27

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM awaits EU decision on Brexit extension after timetable defeat Boris Johnson is awaiting news on a Brexit extension from the EU after a defeat over his fast-track timetable last night....
09:44, 2019-10-23

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson to push for general election if EU leaders grant delay until next year Boris Johnson is set call for a general election if EU leaders grant the UK a Brexit extension until January, a Number 10 source has revealed....
09:44, 2019-10-23

Boris Johnson faces uphill battle to force general election after Brexit Commons defeat Boris Johnson faces an increasingly desperate battle to force a general election after his motion to trigger one was rejected....
13:44, 2019-09-05

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in Cabinet meeting amid speculation of general election bid Boris Johnson is in a Cabinet meeting amid heightened speculation that the Government could make another attempt to push for a general election next ...
17:16, 2019-10-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson's bill in limbo as Labour could back general election – live news Prime minister will have to decide whether to carry through with call for election if EU offers lengthy extensionMPs reject Boris Johnson’s attempt t...
10:48, 2019-10-23

Amber Rudd claims Boris Johnson asked her to stand in the general election amid spat over Tory whip Amber Rudd has claimed Boris Johnson asked her to run in the next general election amid a spat over her not being given back the Tory whip....
14:52, 2019-10-30

Brexit: Boris Johnson to chair cabinet this afternoon - as general election speculation intensifies – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
15:00, 2019-09-02

Anti-Brexit parties have formed a 'Remain alliance' to stop Boris Johnson from winning the general election Getty Three anti-Brexit parties have agreed a 'Remain alliance' pact to step aside for each other in 60 seats across England and Wales. The Liberal D...
11:40, 2019-11-07

Brexit vote result LIVE: MPs reject motion on general election as Boris Johnson defeated for a third time Boris Johnson's attempt to trigger an early general election has failed after his motion did not secure the required support of two-thirds of MPs....
23:16, 2019-09-04

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson to push for general election if EU leaders grant delay until next year Boris Johnson is set call for a general election if EU leaders grant the UK a Brexit extension until January, a Number 10 source has revealed....
03:32, 2019-10-23

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM tells Donald Tusk there should be no Brexit delay as EU leaders consider extension Boris Johnson today insisted that there should be no Brexit delay, and that it is in the EU and UK's interests that Britain leaves the bloc on Octobe...
17:20, 2019-10-23

Brexit: general election speculation intensifies as Boris Johnson to chair cabinet this afternoon – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
17:24, 2019-09-02

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson has pitched a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
16:52, 2019-11-18

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson will pitch a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
08:40, 2019-11-18

Brexit news LIVE: MPs pass Queen's speech as Boris Johnson pushes for general election Boris Johnson has told MPs if they agree to a December 12 general election he will give them more time to debate his Brexit deal....
20:12, 2019-10-24

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson calls 3pm Cabinet meeting amid speculation of general election bid The Cabinet are due to meet at 3pm today amid heightened speculation that the Government could make another attempt to push for a general election ne...
15:04, 2019-10-24

Brexit news today LIVE: UK general election looms as Boris Johnson braces for showdown with rebel MPs Philip Hammond has confirmed he will vote for legislation designed to block a no-deal Brexit and said he believes there will be enough MPs voting for...
11:32, 2019-09-03

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson visits Queen as Tories kick off general election campaign Boris Johnson has left Downing Street to visit Buckingham Palace where he will inform the Queen of the General Election....
11:48, 2019-11-06

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces showdown as rebels bid to block no-deal… with snap general election expected if they win Boris Johnson faces a showdown in the Commons which could lead to a snap general election if rebel MPs seize control of parliamentary proceedings....
04:28, 2019-09-03

Brexit: Boris Johnson calls for a general election after MPs pass bill aimed to prevent no deal – live news PM says bill essentially ends negotiations with EU and ‘hands control to our partners’Commons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Did...
22:12, 2019-09-04

Brexit votes latest: Boris Johnson's motion for general election fails to secure majority for second time Boris Johnson has suffered another humiliating Commons defeat as his second bid for a snap general election in October was rejected by MPs....
02:04, 2019-09-10

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn tells Boris Johnson he will back general election bid when no-deal is off table Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he will only back Boris Johnson's bid for a general election in December when no-deal Brexit is taken off the ta...
21:32, 2019-10-24

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson faces uphill battle to force general election after Commons defeat Boris Johnson faces an increasingly desperate battle to force a general election after his motion to trigger one was rejected....
06:04, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM quizzed in Commons after meeting Jeremy Corbyn to discuss Brexit deal Boris Johnson is being quizzed during PMQs today after suffering a defeat in the House of Commons last night over the timetable of his Brexit bill....
13:45, 2019-10-23

General election: Boris Johnson says public projects must prioritise hiring British workers after Brexit – live news The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSMcCluskey tells Corbyn to de...
18:36, 2019-11-13

General election: Farage tells Boris Johnson to 'drop the deal' or face Brexit party challenge - live news Rolling coverage of all the latest developments from the 2019 general election campaign, including the Brexit party launchTrump says Johnson’s Brexit...
17:24, 2019-11-01

Brexit news today LIVE: UK general election looms as Boris Johnson braces for Commons showdown and two Tory MPs resign Philip Hammond has confirmed he will vote for legislation designed to block a no-deal Brexit and said he believes there will be enough MPs voting for...
12:56, 2019-09-03

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson faces showdown as rebels' bid to block no-deal... with October 14 snap general election expected if they win Boris Johnson faces a showdown in the Commons which could lead to a snap general election on October 14 if rebel MPs seize control of parliamentary p...
07:12, 2019-09-03

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson fuels general election speculation as he prepares for Downing Street statement after cabinet meeting Boris Johnson's inner circle has gathered for a crunch cabinet meeting this evening to consider their response to MPs attempting to wrangle control o...
19:16, 2019-09-02

UK general election news: Boris Johnson rejects Donald Trump's advice to form Brexit pact with Nigel Farage Boris Johnson has rejected the notion of an election pact with Nigel Farage after Donald Trump said the two would make an "unstoppable force" for Bre...
20:12, 2019-11-01

Donald Trump says he will meet Boris Johnson but claims he has 'no thoughts' on the general election Donald Trump has said he will have a meeting with prime minister Boris Johnson during his visit to London....
10:52, 2019-12-03

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson 'to address MPs' as he launches general election bid Boris Johnson has told MPs if they agree to a December 12 general election he will give them more time to debate his Brexit deal....
19:04, 2019-10-24

General Election news: Boris Johnson says Tories will end Brexit 'uncertainty and confusion' Boris Johnson is set to tell business leaders the Tories will put an end to Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" if they win next month's general elect...
00:32, 2019-11-18

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson 'to address MPs' amid speculation of general election bid Boris Johnson is expected to address MPs amid growing speculation he could press for a snap general election....
18:12, 2019-10-24

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson in battle to keep 'do-or-die' pledge alive after general election bid again defeated Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle to keep his "do or die" promise to deliver Brexit by Halloween after more humiliating defeats in the Commons....
10:52, 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson general election bid LIVE: PM insists he will 'press on' with Brexit after being quizzed in Commons over timetable The Prime Minister has insisted he will "press on" with Brexit after former Tory minister Ken Clarke urged him to accept the UK will not leave the EU...
14:52, 2019-10-23

UK general election news: Boris Johnson to kick-start Conservative campaign with pledge to 'get Brexit done' Boris Johnson is set to kick start the Conservative Party campaign for the general election by vowing to "get Brexit done"....
23:24, 2019-11-05

General Election: Boris Johnson accuses Jeremy Corbyn of 'ducking' Brexit questions ahead of TV debate Boris Johnson has accused Jeremy Corbyn of "ducking" questions about Brexit and told him to "make up his mind" on the issue ahead of their head-to-he...
03:48, 2019-11-19

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson set to declare UK can end 'groundhoggery of Brexit' in first major speech of campaign Boris Johnson will make his first major speech of the general election today and will insist the UK cannot afford to "squander" any more time decidin...
09:24, 2019-11-13

General Election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson vows to take Brexit deal back to MPs 'before you cook your Christmas turkey' Boris Johnson says his Brexit deal could be brought back to Parliament "before you cook your Christmas turkey"....
16:28, 2019-12-05

Boris Johnson will put forward new bid for general election, says Attorney General Geoffrey Cox Geoffrey Cox appeared to let slip Government plans to table an election motion as he responded to a call for Boris Johnson to resign in the Commons t...
14:56, 2019-09-25

Brexit vote: Boris Johnson moves to trigger snap general election after losing crunch Commons vote to rebels aiming to block no-deal Boris Johnson has said he will move to trigger a snap general election after suffering a crushing Commons defeat as 21 senior Tory MPs rebelled to st...
01:44, 2019-09-04

General election: Boris Johnson launches Conservative election campaign – as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignCorbyn sets out 10 goals for Labour governmentSturgeon says she wants...
01:24, 2019-11-07

Nigel Farage to unveil his 600 Brexit Party candidates for general election despite Tory claims he is risking Brexit Nigel Farage will unveil his threat to the Tories on Monday when he reveals the 600 candidates who could split the Leave vote and scupper Boris Johns...
06:00, 2019-11-04

General election: Boris Johnson launches Conservative election campaign – live updates Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaignCorbyn sets out 10 goals for Labour governmentSturgeon says she wants...
21:16, 2019-11-06

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to commit to doing interview with Andrew Neil before election – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
16:24, 2019-12-05

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn kicks off election campaign as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Jeremy Corbyn is launching his election campaign with his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
12:48, 2019-10-31

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson addresses nation after visit to Queen starts election run in Boris Johnson has addressed the nation after his visited the Queen at Buckingham Palace began the run in to the General Election....
14:20, 2019-11-06

General election news latest: Boris Johnson will pull early election bill if EU citizens and 16 year olds given vote Prime Minister Boris Johnson has threatened to pull his bill for a December 12 election if amendments to allow 16 year olds and EU citizens to vote p...
18:40, 2019-10-29

Could a 'youthquake' cause Boris Johnson to lose the general election? Getty A surge in young people registering to vote ahead of the UK general election has led to predictions that a "youthquake" of young voters could r...
14:36, 2019-11-27

Boris Johnson's general election gamble – podcast The Guardian’s political editor, Heather Stewart, tells Anushka Asthana that the general election on 12 December will be highly unpredictable as Brex...
04:28, 2019-10-31

General election: CBI chief claims 'extreme' views on right and left harming economy – live news PM to unveil business tax cuts and Labour to expand on immigration plans. Follow the latest developments, liveBoris Johnson to shelve planned cut in ...
15:44, 2019-11-18

Boris Johnson's own party no longer believes he will keep his promise to deliver Brexit by October 31 Getty Boris Johnson's Conservative Party are meeting for their annual conference in Manchester as Britain heads towards the Brexit deadline of Octob...
17:40, 2019-09-29

Will Boris Johnson be able to call a snap UK general election before Christmas? Getty Boris Johnson has admitted he will fail to fulfil his 'do-or-die' pledge to deliver Brexit by October 31. Instead, he is offering parliament mo...
11:24, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson's ultimatum: back me or it's a general election – podcast Jonathan Freedland joins Anushka Asthana to discuss a pivotal week ahead in British politics. Plus Prof Liz Bentley of the Royal Meteorological Socie...
10:41, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson calls for a snap general election on December 12 Getty Boris Johnson calls for a snap general election on December 12. The prime minister says he will bring forward a motion next week allowing an el...
18:12, 2019-10-24

Brexit: Johnson to ask Parliament to hold general election in December The UK government will seek a general election on December 12 — but hurdles remain. The move needs the backing of two-thirds of UK lawmakers, which w...
21:36, 2019-10-24

Jeremy Corbyn vows to fight Boris Johnson at general election Jeremy Corbyn has said he will contest a general election against Boris Johnson and that he is "not in the slightest" bit worried about the challenge...
12:12, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn to square off in 1st U.K. general election debate Britain's stalled departure from the European Union is the overriding issue in the election....
14:28, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson on course for pre-Christmas general election after MPs back December 12 poll The UK is on course for a pre-Christmas general election ​after MPs approved Boris Johnson's bid for a poll on December 12....
22:00, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson could fail to win the general election if just a third of Remainers vote tactically Boris Johnson will fail to win a majority at the general election if just 30% of Remainers vote tactically, according to research commissioned by ant...
15:24, 2019-10-30

General election 2019: Row over Boris Johnson debate 'empty chair' Conservatives say Channel 4 broke impartiality rules while Labour claims the PM is "hiding from scrutiny"....
09:12, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson fails in third attempt to call early general election Prime minister falls short of two-thirds parliamentary majority required to call snap pollParliament votes on snap election – live Boris Johnson has ...
20:44, 2019-10-28

Brexit latest news: Boris Johnson claims opponents are hampering Brexit deal efforts as judge refuses bid to halt Parliament suspension - LIVE Boris Johnson has claimed that his opponents are preventing him from securing a Brexit deal with Europe....
14:40, 2019-08-30

General election: Boris Johnson holds Q&A with factory workers – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
15:52, 2019-12-05

General election: Boris Johnson quizzed by listeners on BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
10:32, 2019-11-15

Boris Johnson refuses to do ITV interview with Julie Etchingham ahead of general election Boris Johnson has refused to do an interview with ITV's Julie Etchingham ahead of the general election, the channel has said....
19:40, 2019-12-05

Don't panic! Boris Johnson bids to calm general election nerves Launch overshadowed by video gaffe and chairman's empty chair Follow our live politics updates here...
14:20, 2019-11-06

Boris Johnson is close to agreeing a December general election with opposition parties Boris Johnson is close to securing agreement for a general election before the end of the year. His government will bring a new piece of legislation ...
11:08, 2019-10-29

Is Boris Johnson's bid for an general election on December 12 a big gamble for the Prime Minister? Boris Johnson has launched a fresh drive to force an early general election in order to change the make-up of Parliament....
11:04, 2019-10-25

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to take part in ITV interview – live news PM declines Julie Etchingham chat after also refusing to meet Andrew Neil as final stretch of campaigning ahead of 12 December vote is under way Bori...
19:32, 2019-12-05

Boris Johnson to table motion for general election after failed vote – as it happened More than a dozen Tories defy leader by voting in favour of seizing control of Commons timetableFull report: Johnson suffers Commons defeatPhillip Le...
04:28, 2019-09-04

General election: Farage claims Brexit party will 'hurt Labour in most extraordinary way' - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen, including 2019 general election campaigning and the election of the new SpeakerCorbyn ...
13:28, 2019-11-04

Boris Johnson claims: 'We have a way to get Brexit done' – live news Follow the latest fallout from decision to suspend parliament amid mounting fears about a no-deal Brexit Scottish judge refuses to make emergency ord...
17:44, 2019-08-30

Amber Rudd reveals she will not stand at next general election despite making peace with Boris Johnson EXCLUSIVE Read our live politics updates HERE Read the full list of MPs who are not standing at the next election HERE...
11:20, 2019-10-30

General election: Andrew Neil lays down interview challenge to Boris Johnson – as it happened Presenter’s challenge to PM comes after Johnson declines BBC and ITV interviews Read Andrew Sparrow’s election briefingSign up here to get the briefi...
02:08, 2019-12-06

UK general election news: MPs approve Boris Johnson's bid for snap poll on December 12 MPs have approved Boris Johnson's bid for a general election on December 12 in the Commons....
21:44, 2019-10-29

General election: Boris Johnson due to give speech outside No 10 after audience with Queen - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 10.45am GMT The Green party election launch has just started.There i...
12:04, 2019-11-06

Boris Johnson is on course to defeat Jeremy Corbyn in the general election as Labour's momentum stalls Getty The Conservatives remain on course to win a majority in the general election next week. The latest poll of polls by PA Media puts the Conservat...
11:32, 2019-12-05

ITV general election debate: Five talking points from clash between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have faced each other in the first live televised leadership debate of the general election campaign....
01:16, 2019-11-20

Boris Johnson sets out plan for first 100 days in government if he wins General Election next week Boris Johnson has set out his plan to take the UK out of the EU and pass a post-Brexit budget within 100 days of taking office if he wins the General...
02:52, 2019-12-05

Lord Falconer calls for probe into claims Brexit Party were offered peerages to stand aside in general election A senior peer has called for a probe into claims the Tories offered peerages to senior Brexit Party figures, in a bid to get them to stand aside in t...
22:36, 2019-11-15

General Election: Farage says claims Tories bribed Brexit party candidates are 'fact' – live news The Labour leader hits the airwaves, but Prince Andrew’s TV bombshell may dominate the day 1.39pm GMT The SNP has issued a statement in response to t...
15:20, 2019-11-17

British PM Boris Johnson wants an election by December to ‘get Brexit done’ Johnson says the Dec. 12 date will give lawmakers time before the election to scrutinize his Brexit bill....
18:32, 2019-10-24

British PM Boris Johnson wants election in December to ‘get Brexit done’ Johnson says the Dec. 12 date will give lawmakers time before the election to scrutinize his Brexit bill....
22:00, 2019-10-24

Boris Johnson’s Brexit speech: preparing for an election Boris Johnson used his first leader’s speech at the Conservative party conference to set up a new phase of negotiations with the EU and an election c...
04:16, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson to face court questions about Brexit claims LONDON (AP) — A British judge has ruled that former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will be summoned to court to answer questions about his possible ...
12:36, 2019-05-29

Brussels baffled by Boris Johnson's Brexit progress claims PM says deal outline is nearly ready but EU says no backstop alternatives have been tabledLatest Brexit developments – live updatesBrussels has respo...
13:12, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson's Brexit deal claims rubbished by Guy Verhofstadt EU Brexit coordinator likens Tory frontrunner’s claims to ‘false promises’ of referendumTory leadership latest – politics liveBoris Johnson’s claims ...
16:08, 2019-06-27

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to ask MPs again to back December poll after third Commons defeat Boris Johnson will once again ask MPs to back a pre-Christmas general election after his third Commons defeat on the issue....
09:00, 2019-10-29

General election polls: Boris Johnson's Tories tipped to be biggest party after December 12 Boris Johnson's Conservatives look the most likely party to lead a Government after the December 12 general election, new polling shows....
23:12, 2019-11-09

UK General election polls LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson to tout new policies today Political leaders will crank up their election campaigns again today after a pause in the wake of the London Bridge attack....
10:48, 2019-12-02

The UK general election could badly backfire for Boris Johnson and make Jeremy Corbyn prime minister Getty Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to secure a general election on Tuesday, after the oppoistion Labour party backed a snap poll. Johnson's Co...
13:12, 2019-10-29

General election: Boris Johnson says 74 convicted terrorists released early from prison – live news Prime minister and Labour leader interviewed on TV as scrutiny of counter-terrorism policies continues Boris Johnson: 74 other terror convicts on ear...
14:28, 2019-12-01

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to ask MPs again to back December poll after third Commons defeat Boris Johnson will once again ask MPs to back a pre-Christmas general election after his third Commons defeat on the issue....
09:16, 2019-10-29

ITV debate news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for general election 2019 stand off Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
10:00, 2019-11-19

General election: Corbyn dismisses Boris Johnson's 'Stalin' slur as 'nonsense' - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 9.06am GMT Almost every general election in Britain in living memory...
10:48, 2019-11-06

General election: Andrew Neil lays down interview challenge to Boris Johnson – live news Presenter’s challenge to PM comes after Johnson declines BBC and ITV interviews Read Andrew Sparrow’s election briefingSign up here to get the briefi...
21:08, 2019-12-05

The 5 biggest general election gaffes made by Boris Johnson's Conservatives and Jeremy Corbyn's Labour so far Getty It's been less than two weeks since the United Kingdom's parliament was dissolved to make way for a general election — but there have alr...
09:36, 2019-11-17

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson set to fire starting gun on Tory campaign Boris Johnson is set to fire the starting gun on the Conservative Party's general election campaign....
21:32, 2019-11-06

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
12:12, 2019-10-30

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson repeats intention to ‘get Brexit done’ in order to focus on domestic issues. Keep up with all the latest newsJohnson tax pledge to ‘put money...
15:36, 2019-11-24

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
10:32, 2019-10-30

General election: Boris Johnson quizzed on immigration numbers and A&E waiting times – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
09:52, 2019-11-15

Scaled back Queen's Speech before Christmas if Boris Johnson wins general election, says No 10 Parliament will open with a stripped down Queen's Speech if Boris Johnson is re-elected as Prime Minister, it was announced today....
15:36, 2019-11-25

General election: Boris Johnson urges voters to reject 'Sturgeon-Corbyn alliance' – as it happened The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSRead Andrew Sparrow’s evenin...
00:16, 2019-11-14

General election 2019: Farage claims Tories using 'abuse' to get Brexit party candidates off ballot – live news Farage claims party under pressure from Tories as opposition parties use Equal Pay Day to announce equalities packages, while Johnson tries to brush ...
14:04, 2019-11-14

Boris Johnson calls for election after losing Brexit votes British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday formally called for a snap general election after losing two votes that blocked him from taking Bri...
02:44, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson loses bid for new election amid Brexit defeats British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday was denied a snap general election — one he called after losing two votes that blocked him fr...
02:44, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson unveils Conservative's election manifesto to 'get Brexit done' Prime Minister Johnson's center-right party has vowed a "sensible" program of tax cuts and higher spending if it wins next month's election. A new pa...
18:00, 2019-11-24

General election: Johnson abandons promise to give MPs vote on extending Brexit transition - as it happened Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchExclusive: Don’t si...
00:16, 2019-11-06

Britain can 'easily cope' with no-deal Brexit, claims Boris Johnson PM said EU leaders would be blamed for their ‘obduracy’ and that UK could keep much of £39bn settlementBritain could “easily cope” with a no-deal Bre...
22:24, 2019-08-25

Britain can easily cope with no-deal Brexit, claims Boris Johnson PM said EU leaders would be blamed for their ‘obduracy’ and that UK could keep much of £39bn settlementBritain could “easily cope” with a no-deal Bre...
09:56, 2019-08-26

General election: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's broadband plan as 'crazed communist scheme' – as it happened Labour leader announces free internet plan in Lancaster, while Boris Johnson launches battle bus in OldhamSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election brief...
21:00, 2019-11-15

UK general election 2019 news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
11:20, 2019-10-30

UK general election polls and news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
09:44, 2019-10-30

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to trade blows as they hit the campaign trail Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will trade blows as they hit campaign trail ahead of the December election....
08:08, 2019-10-31

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to launch rival housing plans as they unveil General Election manifestos Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to launch rival plans to tackle England's housing shortage as the Conservative and Labour General Election ma...
01:40, 2019-11-21

General election news: Boris Johnson compares Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin as he prepares to launch campaign Boris Johnson has compared Jeremy Corbyn to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin for his "hatred" of wealth creators....
00:16, 2019-11-06

General election: Boris Johnson urges voters to reject 'Sturgeon-Corbyn alliance' – live news The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSMcCluskey tells Corbyn to de...
19:44, 2019-11-13

ITV general election debate: Five talking points from tonight's clash between Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn faced each other this evening in the first live televised leadership debate of the general election campaign....
00:12, 2019-11-20

UK general election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn vows to defend NHS as he and Boris Johnson trade blows Chants of "not for sale" rang out as Jeremy Corbyn vowed to protect the NHS in his first major speech in the run up to December 12....
13:24, 2019-10-31

General election news latest: Lib Dems launch complaint to ITV over debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn The Liberal Democrats have complained to ITV about the exclusion of leader Jo Swinson from an election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn...
21:40, 2019-11-02

General election 2019: Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto with 50,000 nurses pledge – live news Johnson says Tories will introduce 20,000 more police officers alongside tougher sentencing. Keep up with all the latest newsFull story: Johnson laun...
16:24, 2019-11-24

General election: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's broadband plan as 'crackpot' on BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
11:16, 2019-11-15

General Election LIVE: Boris Johnson to face questions after dodging Channel 4 climate change debate Boris Johnson is to face questions this morning after dodging a climate change debate on Channel 4 last night....
09:12, 2019-11-29

General election news latest: Tactical voting could prevent Boris Johnson winning a majority, pollsters say Tactical voting could stop Boris Johnson winning a majority in the general election next weeks, pollsters have said....
00:08, 2019-12-08

General election: Boris Johnson refuses to accept evidence that tax burden would rise under Tories – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaBoris Johnson refuses to accept tax burden would ris...
18:24, 2019-12-05

General Election 2019 LIVE: Brexit Party MEPs abandon Farage to back Tories in boost for Boris Three Brexit Party MEPs have quit the party to back Boris Johnson's Brexit deal and the Conservatives instead....
12:00, 2019-12-05

General election 2019: Nigel Farage plays down claims Brexit party could split leave vote – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
15:32, 2019-11-22

General election news: Brexit Party is preparing dossier on Tory bids to lure away candidates, claims Nigel Farage Nigel Farage is building up a ­"dossier" which may be passed to the police on the Tories allegedly offering Brexit Party figures peerages and jobs to...
12:16, 2019-11-15

Boris Johnson’s no-deal Brexit plan ‘will trigger early election’ Top Tories say attempt to appease hardliners means coalition of support for his leadership bid will not survive the autumnBoris Johnson’s attempts to...
00:12, 2019-06-16

Brexit: Boris Johnson abandons bill in new push for December election PM in bid to get Lib Dems and SNP to agree poll date before ChristmasLatest Brexit developments – liveBoris Johnson will abandon attempts to push his...
08:16, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson abandons Brexit bill in new push for December election PM in bid to get Lib Dems and SNP to agree poll date before ChristmasLatest Brexit developments – liveBoris Johnson will abandon attempts to push his...
23:28, 2019-10-28

Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal makes UK ballot for December election It’s now deal, not no deal for UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The Conservative Party leader rejected a pact ahead of next month’s gener...
17:36, 2019-11-02

Boris Johnson pledges to put Brexit deal to MPs before Christmas if Tories win election The Conservative Party is unveiling its election manifesto today "Triple tax lock" will guarantee income tax, national insurance and VAT will not ris...
09:32, 2019-11-24

General election: Johnson abandons promise to give MPs vote on extending Brexit transition - live news Rolling coverage of the 2019 general election campaign, including Jeremy Corbyn’s speech on Brexit and the Liberal Democrat launchExclusive: Don’t si...
17:16, 2019-11-05

General election: Farage tells Johnson to 'drop the deal' or face Brexit party challenge - as it happened Full coverage of Friday’s developments from the 2019 election campaign, including the Brexit party launchFarage to PM: join forces or Brexit party wi...
18:52, 2019-11-01

Boris Johnson says no-deal Brexit claims are 'wildly overdone … and planes will fly' – video Boris Johnson has told a Conservative leadership hustings in Belfast that the UK 'should not be terrified' of a no-deal Brexit. Johnson said farmers ...
20:24, 2019-07-02

General election: Boris Johnson faces Jeremy Corbyn at PMQs amid pre-poll exodus of MPs – live news Rolling updates on the day’s political developments, including Amber Rudd saying she won’t contest election on 12 December Full story: General electi...
13:32, 2019-10-30

General election: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's free broadband plan as 'crackpot' during BBC phone-in – live news Jeremy Corbyn will announce free internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson ...
10:52, 2019-11-15

General election: Boris Johnson dismisses Labour's broadband plan as 'crazed communist scheme' – live news Labour leader announces free internet plan in Lancaster, while Boris Johnson launches battle bus in OldhamSign up for Andrew Sparrow’s election brief...
14:28, 2019-11-15

General Election latest: Labour and fact checkers attack Boris Johnson's Conservative manifesto promises Boris Johnson is expected to face questions this week over the veracity of his election promises after his manifesto was called into question by Labo...
06:36, 2019-11-25

General election 2019: Protest prompts last-minute cancellation of Boris Johnson campaign visit to Glastonbury bakery A protest prompted Boris Johnson to cancel a general election campaign visit to a bakery over "security concerns"....
15:16, 2019-11-14

UK general election 2019 vote LIVE: Britain on course for December poll after Labour said it would back Boris Johnson's bid The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met....
14:16, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn unveil rival housing plans ahead of launch of General Election manifestos Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have launched rival plans to tackle England's housing shortage as Tory and Labour parties prepare to launch their Gen...
02:52, 2019-11-21

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson continues whirlwind tour as Labour unveil budget date Boris Johnson is insisting he is "taking nothing for granted" as he takes a whirlwind tour of the country to try and secure votes....
13:08, 2019-12-09

General election news latest: Lib Dems call on ITV to include Jo Swinson in Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Corbyn debate The Liberal Democrats have complained to ITV about the exclusion of leader Jo Swinson from an election debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn...
19:00, 2019-11-02

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on campaign trail as Donald Trump weighs in Campaign battles for the upcoming general election continue today after Donald Trump through his weight behind the PM last night....
09:08, 2019-11-01

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
08:28, 2019-11-06

General election: Jeremy Corbyn says he hopes for 'respectful' debate ahead of clash with Boris Johnson - live news Follow the latest developments as prime minister and Labour leader get set for first TV clash of the campaignFull guide to tonight’s TV debateJohnson...
20:56, 2019-11-19

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make Armistice Day pledges to Armed Forces Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have made Armistice Day pledges to Armed Forces veterans and personnel if they succeed in the general election....
09:00, 2019-11-11

General election news LIVE: Lib Dems to launch manifesto in aftermath Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn TV clash Jo Swinson will launch the Liberal Democrats' manifesto today in the aftermath of a TV clash between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn....
08:32, 2019-11-20

Anti-Brexit parties unveil election ‘alliance’ in bid to defeat Boris Johnson The aim is to deny a majority to Prime Minister Boris Johnson who plans to take Britain out of the EU if he wins the vote on Dec. 12....
15:52, 2019-11-07

Boris Johnson's plan means no-deal Brexit or election, says Jeremy Hunt Foreign secretary says it is wrong to commit rigidly to leaving the EU by 31 OctoberJeremy Hunt has said the Brexit deadline of 31 October should not...
18:16, 2019-06-16

British PM Boris Johnson mulls early election over stalled Brexit deal Late Tuesday, lawmakers backed the substance of Johnson’s divorce deal in principle, but rejected the government’s plan to fast-track the legislation...
13:20, 2019-10-23

Brexit: Corbyn says Boris Johnson should apologise as Gove claims PM did nothing wrong – live news The prime minister has cut short his New York visit after suspension of parliament deemed unlawfulFull story: Boris Johnson flies back to face MPs fu...
10:32, 2019-09-25

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn face off in PMQs as Amber Rudd becomes latest MP to quit Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are facing off today in their final PMQs before Parliament is dissolved ahead of a December general election....
14:28, 2019-10-30

General election 2019: Boris Johnson cancels Glastonbury event at short notice as protest gathers – live news Farage claims party under pressure from Tories as opposition parties use Equal Pay Day to announce equalities packages, while Johnson tries to brush ...
15:08, 2019-11-14

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn swing into campaign mode after December vote confirmed Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have both swiftly leapt into campaign mode after a general election was confirmed last night....
08:40, 2019-10-30

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson to launch Tory campaign after comparing Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin Boris Johnson is to launch the Tory's general election campaign today after attacking his Labour counterpart Jeremy Corbyn....
09:24, 2019-11-06

Boris Johnson locked into December election stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no deal Brexit Boris Johnson has become locked into a stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no-deal Brexit as he struggles to gain opposition support for a pre-Christma...
11:04, 2019-10-25

David Gauke warns Boris Johnson will lose election if he panders to Brexit hardliners Departing Justice Secretary David Gauke warned Boris Johnson today that he will lose the next general election if he allows Brexiteers to purge the p...
12:28, 2019-07-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson says parliament has 'run its course' as he opens debate on early election – live news Commons debates motion for 12 December election as EU agrees to delay BrexitEU agrees extension to 31 JanuaryGovernment likely to adopt Lib Dem elect...
19:44, 2019-10-28

BBC debate: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash over Brexit and NHS in final election showdown Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clashed over their rival visions for Brexit and the NHS in the final head-to-head TV debate in the run up to the gene...
22:56, 2019-12-06

Brexit latest: Is Boris Johnson's bid for an election on December 12 a big gamble for the Prime Minister? Boris Johnson has launched a fresh drive to force an early general election in order to change the make-up of Parliament....
23:36, 2019-10-24

Brexit news latest: EU set to decide on extension as Boris Johnson calls for December election EU leaders are set to announce their decision over a Brexit delay in a move that could have a bearing on whether Boris Johnson gets his pre-Christmas...
08:32, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson will reject Nigel Farage's election offer of a Brexit alliance pact Boris Johnson is certain to refuse Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage's offer of a "Leave alliance" with the Conservatives at the forthcoming general e...
10:04, 2019-11-02

Boris Johnson faces fresh legal bid to make him stand trial over £350m Brexit claims Boris Johnson is a facing fresh attempt to prosecute him over claims he made during the Brexit referendum about the UK giving the EU £350 million a w...
19:36, 2019-07-31

General election news LIVE: Campaigning resumes after London Bridge attack with Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson to tout new plans Political leaders will crank up their election campaigns again today after a pause in the wake of the London Bridge attack....
09:00, 2019-12-02

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson pitches tax cuts to businesses as he pledges to end Brexit uncertainty Boris Johnson will pitch a range of tax cuts for businesses while also vowing to end the Brexit "uncertainty and confusion" today....
10:16, 2019-11-18

Brexit news latest: EU delays decision on extension as Boris Johnson calls for December election Brussels ambassadors have agreed that an extension to the Brexit deadline is needed, but a decision on the length will not be made until next week....
16:04, 2019-10-25

Brexit: unrepentant Boris Johnson tells Labour to 'face day of reckoning' and have an election – live news Prime minister says supreme court judges were wrong as Corbyn tells him to get a Brexit extension to secure an election in angry Commons exchangeMPs ...
21:32, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson risks landmark Brexit defeat as MPs prepare for key vote amid election threat Key vote tonight after PM's election threat Rebel Hammond vows: We have numbers to win Savage blast by Justine Greening as she stands down Read our l...
16:16, 2019-09-03

Jeremy Corbyn claims he has documents proving Boris Johnson will put NHS on the table in post-Brexit trade talks with US Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn claims he has 451 pages of unredacted documents confirming the NHS will be on the table in post-Brexit trade talks with t...
11:32, 2019-11-27

Brexit: Boris Johnson claims he has shown 'great flexibility' as he explains 'compromise' plan to MPs - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s statement to MPs about his Brexit plan for a replaceme...
13:52, 2019-10-03

Brexit: Boris Johnson claims EU has not explained in detail why it objects to his alternative backstop plan - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenCourt rejects latest request to force PM to ask for Brexit extension 1.23pm BST He...
14:40, 2019-10-07

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Boris Johnson fires starting gun on Tory campaign as Labour's Tom Watson announces resignation Boris Johnson has fired the starting gun on the Conservative general election campaign, saying that it will be "the most important in a generation"....
21:56, 2019-11-06

General Election news LIVE: Jo Swinson prepares damning attack on Boris Johnson after major poll suggest Tories set for comfortable majority Jo Swinson will accuse Boris Johnson of "Etonian entitlement" and of dragging the office of Prime Minister "through the mud" in a damning speech in L...
08:36, 2019-11-28

MPs approve Queen's Speech despite Boris Johnson's bid for general election MPs have approved the Queen's Speech in the Commons, just minutes after Boris Johnson announced his fresh bid for a general election in December....
20:12, 2019-10-24

General election news: More than six million watched Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn go head-to-head on ITV More than six million people watched the first live leaders' debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn on ITV....
15:44, 2019-11-20

General Election latest: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to take part in head-to-head BBC debate The BBC has announced it is to host a head-to-head Prime Ministerial debate between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in the run-up to the general elec...
14:16, 2019-11-08

Jo Swinson brands Boris Johnson a 'liar' as she launches Lib Dem general election manifesto Jo Swinson accused Boris Johnson of "lying" to the British people as she launched the Lib Dem general election manifesto....
22:08, 2019-11-20

General election build up LIVE: Boris Johnson calls says Tories are 'not quite there yet' in run up to vote Boris Johnson has said that the Tories are "not quite there yet" despite their poll leads ahead of the general election....
13:44, 2019-12-08

Brexit news LIVE: Fresh setback for Boris Johnson during visit to Scotland as opposition MPs vow to block election bid Boris Johnson's bid for an early general election on his own terms faced a setback today after opposition leaders vowed to block the Prime Minister's...
15:20, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson tells Tory MPs if Brexit delayed he would not fight election on no-deal platform - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.53pm BST Here are some of the key quotes from the European parliament hearing.A...
17:08, 2019-10-09

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson locked into December election stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no deal Boris Johnson has become locked into a stand-off with Jeremy Corbyn over no-deal Brexit as he struggles to gain opposition support for a pre-Christma...
01:36, 2019-10-25

UK General Election news LIVE: Boris Johnson announces dementia fund and Jeremy Corbyn launches youth manifesto as they return to campaign trail Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn were today launching new policies as they return to the General Election campaign trail following a live TV grilling....
10:00, 2019-11-23

Brexit: Boris Johnson to address MPs as Gove claims new plan could get 'pretty solid majority' in Commons - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s statement to MPs about his Brexit plan for a replaceme...
11:13, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson accused of 'sitting' on Russian interference report ahead of general election Boris Johnson is facing renewed calls to stop delaying the publication of a key report which assesses Russia's threat to Britain's democratic process...
13:40, 2019-11-02

General election LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to clash in TV head-to-head as December 12 vote looms Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will row in a televised head-to-head this evening as the Labour leader looks to make ground on the Tories....
09:12, 2019-12-06

Nigel Farage boosts Boris Johnson's election prospects by standing down Brexit Party candidates in Conservative seats Stefan Rousseau/PA Images via Getty Images Nigel Farage has stood down Brexit Party candidates in all Conservative-held seats. Farage said he had mad...
13:52, 2019-11-11

UK election news LIVE: Huge boost for Boris Johnson as Nigel Farage stands down Brexit Party candidates Nigel Farage has announced the Brexit Party will not contest the 317 seats won by the Conservatives at the last general election....
14:12, 2019-11-11

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson risks landmark defeat as MPs prepare for key vote amid election threat Key vote tonight after PM's election threat Rebel Hammond vows: We have numbers to win Savage blast by Justine Greening as she stands down Read our l...
12:56, 2019-09-03

Brexit vote latest: Boris Johnson to ditch withdrawal bill in final push for early election after three defeats Boris Johnson will today try one more time to force a general election before Christmas despite his bid being rejected in the Commons three times alr...
03:44, 2019-10-29

General election 2019: Nigel Farage faces furious backlash as Brexit Party candidate claims he 'dropped us like a stone' Nigel Farage is facing a furious backlash from Brexit Party candidates as one accused him of dropping candidates "like a stone"....
11:52, 2019-11-12

UK general election news LIVE: Boris Johnson faces intense scrutiny over Tory manifesto promises as Jeremy Corbyn prepares major housing pledge Boris Johnson is facing intense scrutiny as fact checkers pick through his election pledges following yesterday's launch of the Conservative Party ma...
08:40, 2019-11-25

General election latest: Boris Johnson begins three-day 'blitz' of Labour seats in final countdown to polling day Boris Johnson will begin a blitz of Labour's heartlands in a bid to convince Leave voters that Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit position is akin to a "great be...
07:12, 2019-12-09

General election news latest: Donald Trump says he wants his 'friends' Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage to unite Donald Trump said he wants to see Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage "come together" as he weighed into British politics again....
22:16, 2019-11-03

'Empty chair' moment as Andrew Neil directly challenges Boris Johnson to interview before general election Andrew Neil has delivered a direct interview challenge to Boris Johnson, saying it's "not too late" for him to sit down for an interview with him bef...
21:36, 2019-12-05

Boris Johnson cancels general election campaign visit to bakery as protest prompts 'security concerns' A protest prompted Boris Johnson's team to cancel a general election campaign visit to a bakery over "security concerns"....
15:56, 2019-11-14

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson drops bombshell by saying he will pull Withdrawal Agreement Bill and call election if MPs vote it down Shadow chancellor and Labour MP John McDonnell tweeted: "Johnson threatening a general election because Parliament might want a few more days to scru...
16:28, 2019-10-22

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
03:16, 2019-09-06

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Jeremy Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
12:32, 2019-09-06

General election news LIVE: Boris Johnson wants to 'get to the bottom' of alleged Russian interference amid leaked documents row Boris Johnson said "we need to get to the bottom" of a controversy surrounding the source of leaked documents that Labour claim show that the Tories ...
17:44, 2019-12-07

General election news LIVE: Party leaders rally after Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn's head-to-head clash Party leaders are rallying for support on the last weekend before the December 12 general election....
10:08, 2019-12-07

Jeremy Corbyn reveals 451 page secret documents he claims show Boris Johnson will put NHS 'up for sale' in Brexit trade talks with Trump DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images The UK government has been engaged in secret talks with the US about including the National Health Service in a p...
13:08, 2019-11-27

Jeremy Corbyn reveals 451 pages of secret documents he claims show Boris Johnson will put NHS 'up for sale' in Brexit trade talks with Trump DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images The UK government has been engaged in secret talks with the US about including the National Health Service in a p...
13:32, 2019-11-27

General election 2019: Boris Johnson blasts Jeremy Corbyn as 'naive to the point of dangerous' over Islamic State leader Boris Johnson has labelled Jeremy Corbyn "naive to the point of being dangerous" after he suggested the leader of Islamic State should have been arre...
20:04, 2019-11-13

General election news: Boris Johnson promises 'equal' immigration system as Tory support hits two year high Boris Johnson has set out his plans to end preferential treatment for EU migrants, as opinion polls showed the Tories had their highest level of supp...
20:56, 2019-11-17

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's election hopes fade as Jeremy Corbyn gains support for bid to block poll Boris Johnson's hopes of securing a general election are fading as Jeremy Corbyn gained support for his move to block any poll until Brexit is delaye...
10:20, 2019-09-06

General election build up LIVE: Boris Johnson calls for 'controlled' immigration as party leaders make final pitches for votes Boris Johnson has called for "controlled" immigration as he outlined his desire for an Australia-style system....
10:56, 2019-12-08

General election 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn to go head to head in debate as Jo Swinson loses legal challenge in High Court Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will go head to head in a leadership debate tomorrow after the Liberal Democrats and SNP lost a legal challenge in th...
21:36, 2019-11-18

They're off! Boris Johnson blasts Jeremy Corbyn 'the ditherer' as December 12 general election campaign gets under way It's me or Corbyn — Brexit or yet more delay, PM tells Britain Labour leader vows to "transform" country Read our live politics updates HERE...
14:28, 2019-10-30

Donald Trump claims he is staying out of election - but calls Boris Johnson 'very competent' and confirms meeting with PM Follow our live updates on Donald Trump's visit here President Trump claims US wants nothing to do with NHS even if it were given "on a silver platte...
11:40, 2019-12-03

Donald Trump claims he is staying out of election - but calls Boris Johnson 'very capable' and confirms meeting with PM Follow our live updates on Donald Trump's visit here President Trump claims US wants nothing to do with NHS even if it were "on a silver platter" He ...
13:12, 2019-12-03

Boris Johnson will become Donald Trump's 'poodle' if he wins general election, warns Chuka Umunna Boris Johnson will become Donald Trump's "poodle" if the Tories win the election and take the UK out of the EU, Chuka Umunna will warn....
15:36, 2019-11-25

General election 2019 latest LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn set for TV head-to-head as Tories get tough on crime and Labour blasts billionaire tax breaks Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will tout their leadership credentials as their rivalry comes to a head in a TV face-off tonight....
08:24, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson centres election campaign on new Brexit deal, rejects no-deal pact Johnson had previously pledged to take Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal on Oct. 31, before lawmakers voted to force him to se...
15:52, 2019-11-02

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet Leo Varadkar as MPs offered 'last chance' on election The Prime Minister will meet with his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar today to discuss breaching the Brexit impasse....
09:12, 2019-09-09

Boris Johnson begins court fight to block prosecution over claims of Brexit referendum 'lies' Boris Johnson will today begin his fight to block a private prosecution over a claim he lied to the public during the EU referendum campaign....
05:04, 2019-06-07

Brexit news latest: Britain can 'easily cope' with leaving EU without a deal, Boris Johnson claims Boris Johnson has claimed the UK could "easily cope" with a no-deal Brexit as he resisted mounting pressure for him to outline plans for breaking the...
23:48, 2019-08-25

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to continue campaign for early election as opposition leaders hold talks on preventing no-deal Boris Johnson will today continue campaigning for an election he is yet to successfully call, after a torrid day in which his brother resigned from G...
08:40, 2019-09-06

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson set to declare UK can end 'groundhoggery of Brexit' in first major speech of campaign Boris Johnson will make his first major speech of the general election today and will insist the UK cannot afford to "squander" any more time decidin...
10:48, 2019-11-13

Boris Johnson will promise end to 'groundhoggery of Brexit' as he blasts Jeremy Corbyn in election campaign speech Boris Johnson will pledge to end the "groundhoggery of Brexit" while taking a broadside at his political opponents in a combative speech tomorrow....
23:32, 2019-11-12

Boris Johnson tries to shake rocky start to Tory election campaign as he says country 'aching' for Brexit Boris Johnson has said the country is "aching to move on" from Brexit as tries to shake off the rocky start to the Conservative Party's election camp...
00:08, 2019-11-07

General election 2019: Nigel Farage claims Labour campaign is 'bombing' after Jeremy Corbyn declared 'neutral' Brexit stance Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said the Labour election campaign is "bombing" after Jeremy Corbyn announced his decision to stay "neutral" in a...
18:32, 2019-11-23

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson insists claims he lied to the Queen over Parliament suspension are 'absolutely not' true Boris Johnson has insisted claims he lied to the Queen over the suspension of Parliament were "absolutely not" true....
12:04, 2019-09-12

Boris Johnson to blast Labour for Brexit cop-out in final push for 'red wall' seats as election week arrives The Prime Minister will blast Labour for sticking "two fingers up to the public" on Brexit during his tour of Labour Leave-voting seats....
23:52, 2019-12-08

Brexit latest: What time is the UK general election vote today? When will the election be if it is passed? It is looking ever more likely there will be a pre-Christmas general election, with Boris Johnson to once again ask MPs to vote on the issue....
13:04, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson warns Conservatives to deliver Brexit or face 'permanent haemorrhage' after horrific European election result Would-be Conservative leader Boris Johnson has warned his party it must deliver Brexit or face a 'permanent haemorrhage' of voters after a disastrous...
07:44, 2019-05-27

General election 2019: Boris Johnson calls Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon 'yokemates of destruction' as PM addresses Scottish independence calls Boris Johnson today called Jeremy Corbyn and Nicola Sturgeon "yokemates of destruction" as he ruled out ever allowing another Scottish independence r...
19:08, 2019-11-07

Boris Johnson claims best thing for nation's 'psychological health' is to deliver Brexit Boris Johnson has claimed the best thing for people's "psychological health" would be to deliver Brexit....
10:56, 2019-09-29

Brexit Party Euro election results: Nigel Farage eyes general election as Tories and Labour slump - Brexit Party has 28 MEPs, with 32 per cent of the vote and largest party in 9 regions - Tories slump to fifth with just 3 MEPs, down from 15 - Lib ...
10:20, 2019-05-27

General election: Four ex-Brexit party MEPs explain why they now think Farage putting Brexit at risk – live news Parties out in force during final stretch ahead of 12 December vote, after two days of Nato dramaJohnson apologises comparing women wearing burqas to...
14:36, 2019-12-05

Brexit news: PM to call for general election if defeated by cross-party bid to delay Brexit, Downing Street source says A motion for an early general election will be tabled if the Government is defeated by a cross-party bid to delay Brexit, a Downing Street source has...
04:28, 2019-09-03

Boris Johnson's pre-election 'get ready for Brexit' adverts cost £5m Boris Johnson was accused of "squandering" taxpayers' money today after government papers revealed £5 million was spent advertising the October 31 Br...
13:40, 2019-11-27

Brexit news latest: PM to call for general election if defeated by cross-party bid to delay Brexit, Downing Street source says A motion for an early general election will be tabled if the Government is defeated by a cross-party bid to delay Brexit, a Downing Street source has...
21:40, 2019-09-02

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's cabinet 'split' over call for snap election if EU grants delay Boris Johnson's cabinet appears to be divided over whether to push for an election if the EU allows a delay to Brexit or instead press ahead with try...
06:08, 2019-10-24

Denmark's left heads right in general election With the rise of the extreme far-right party Hard Line, the anti-immigration rhetoric is as sharp as ever. So why is the left also jumping on that ba...
17:40, 2019-06-04

Boris Johnson 'absolutely' rules out an election or a second referendum as he says 'the people want Brexit' Boris Johnson fundamentally ruled out a general election or second referendum as he promised once more to "deliver" upon Brexit....
21:13, 2019-07-26

UK election polls: Boris Johnson's Conservative Party to win election with up to 366 seats, major new poll suggests A major new poll has predicted Boris Johnson's Conservative Party will win up to 366 seats at the general election....
19:28, 2019-11-27

UK election polls: Boris Johnson's Conservative Party to win election with up to 366 seats, major poll suggests A major new poll has predicted Boris Johnson's Conservative Party will win up to 366 seats at the general election....
18:48, 2019-11-27

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson set for showdown Brexit talks in Paris after given 30 days to find 'solution' to Brexit by Angela Merkel Boris Johnson is set for showdown Brexit talks in Paris only hours after French President Emmanuel Macron ruled out making concessions....
05:56, 2019-08-22

UK election polls: Support for Boris Johnson's Conservative Party dips as election launch marred by gaffes and resignation Support for the Conservative party has dipped in the last few days as the formal launch of Boris Johnson's general election campaign was marred by ga...
10:32, 2019-11-07

Half of Brexit voters feel 'betrayed' by Boris Johnson's failure to get Brexit done on October 31 Associated Press Half of Brexit voters feel "betrayed" by Boris Johnson's failure to deliver Brexit by October 31, new polling has found. The scale o...
10:36, 2019-10-31

Make sure you have your say! Only one day left to register to vote ahead of December 12 general election Senior politicians, church leaders and Britain's elections watchdog united in the appeal ahead of tomorrow's deadline to register to vote on December...
13:12, 2019-11-25

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson meets Leo Varadkar in Dublin to discuss Brexit impasse The Prime Minister is giving a press conference with his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar after arriving in Ireland to discuss breaching the Brexit imp...
11:16, 2019-09-09

Confused by Brexit and Boris Johnson? Join the club. Here's a cheat sheet to the ongoing Brexit brouhaha Getty Images Extreme "Seinfeld" voice: What is the dealllll with Brexit? More than three years ago, citizens of the United Kingdom voted in a ref...
22:04, 2019-09-04

Brexit news latest: Tory rebels hit out at Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit ahead of possible key vote Tory rebels have hit out at Boris Johnson ahead of a possible Commons showdown this week over no-deal Brexit....
12:52, 2019-09-02

Brexit news latest: Britain and France at loggerheads as Boris Johnson and Emmanuel Macron dig in on Brexit Britain and France were at loggerheads today after Prime Minister Boris Johnson and President Emmanuel Macron spoke for the first time about Brexit....
18:16, 2019-07-26

Brexit latest: Pressure grows on Boris Johnson to give more ground to EU as Brexit negotiations resume UK and EU officials to meet on Monday as Michel Barnier warns there is still 'significant work' to do...
07:24, 2019-10-14

Brexit: Jo Johnson, brother of Boris Johnson, to stand down – live news PM’s brother cites ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’ as he announces he will resign as MP and ministerLords a...
12:56, 2019-09-05

Brexit news latest: Tony Blair says Tories would be 'certifiably insane' to call a general election until Brexit is resolved Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has said the Conservative Party would be "certifiably insane" to call a general election until Brexit is resolved....
11:48, 2019-05-28

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson insists he will not negotiate Brexit delay despite losing key Commons vote Boris Johnson claimed the law did not compel him to ask for a delay Downing Street refused to offer any explanation on PM's comments Read our live po...
17:16, 2019-10-19

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusation...
20:28, 2019-06-27

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general's The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusation...
18:08, 2019-06-27

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson set to give statement to Commons on Brexit proposals as he appeals to EU leaders to black blueprint Boris Johnson is expected to defend his Brexit proposals to MPs as he appeals to EU leaders to back his new blueprint....
12:24, 2019-10-03

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson in uphill struggle to deliver Brexit by Halloween deadline as Parliament shutdown begins - LIVE Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle to keep his "do or die" promise to deliver Brexit by Halloween after more humiliating defeats in the Commons....
12:16, 2019-09-10

Latest Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in uphill struggle to deliver Brexit by Halloween deadline as Parliament shutdown begins Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle to keep his "do or die" promise to deliver Brexit by Halloween after more humiliating defeats in the Commons....
10:52, 2019-09-10

General Election 2019: NHS is in no way on the table, says Johnson Boris Johnson calls Labour's dossier a "diversionary tactic" and says "there will be no sale or privatisation of the NHS"....
14:28, 2019-11-27

Trump: Johnson and Farage should 'come together' for general election PM has dismissed idea he should work with Brexit partyFarage says he will not stand as MP in general electionDonald Trump has waded into British poli...
08:32, 2019-11-04

Trump: Farage and Johnson should 'come together' for general election PM has dismissed idea he should work with Brexit partyFarage says he will not stand as MP in general electionDonald Trump has waded into British poli...
22:12, 2019-11-03

General election 2019: Why you should think climate change not Brexit Brexit may seem important right now, but whoever wins the election will be in charge halfway to 2030 – a crucial time in efforts to limit dangerous w...
12:12, 2019-11-27

Could there still be an early UK general election and have MPs blocked no-deal Brexit? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Brexit latest: What happens next? What was the MPs' vote about? Will there be a general election? The longest parliamentary session in UK history will come to an end on Monday night as the country lurches ever closer to the October Brexit deadline...
12:16, 2019-09-10

Brexit: MPs vote for general election on 12 December - as it happened Government’s bid for a December ballot backed by MPs at the fourth attemptMPs poised to vote through plan for December electionGeneral election: Labo...
00:56, 2019-10-30

Brexit: MPs vote for general election on 12 December - live news Government’s bid for a December ballot backed by MPs at the fourth attemptMPs poised to vote through plan for December electionGeneral election: Labo...
21:44, 2019-10-29

Farage warns Tories Brexit party could win general election Failure to leave EU is ‘very obvious’ reason for party’s European election successLatest results across the UKFull results across EuropeNews and anal...
10:44, 2019-05-27

Latest Brexit updates explained: Could there still be a general election and have MPs blocked no-deal? Boris Johnson's Brexit plans have suffered a series of blows in the Commons as MPs backed no-deal prevention legislation before refusing to grant him...
01:56, 2019-09-05

Corbyn to support snap general election only if no-deal Brexit is blocked Labour leader warns Boris Johnson his MPs will only vote for election once no-deal off tableLatest Brexit developments - live updatesJeremy Corbyn ha...
08:44, 2019-09-04

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
13:00, 2019-09-04

Brexit showdown: What is being voted on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
11:32, 2019-09-03

Brexit showdown: What is being voting on, how can MPs legislate to block no-deal and will there be a general election? A cross-party group of MPs are preparing to take on Boris Johnson in a showdown that could lead to a snap general election....
04:28, 2019-09-03

What time is the Brexit vote tonight? How could a UK general election happen this year? All you need to know Boris Johnson has been defeated in a crunch vote on Brexit, with MPs voting to take control of the Commons agenda....
17:40, 2019-09-04

MRP election poll: Boris Johnson heading for big majority, new poll that accurately predicted 2017 election shows Boris Johnson and the Tories will win the General Election with 359 seats, according to a major new poll that accurately predicted a hung parliament ...
01:12, 2019-11-28

Jennifer Arcuri says Boris Johnson left her to be 'fed to the lions' US businesswoman says she told PM last week she would speak out against him Latest election news - live updatesJennifer Arcuri, the US businesswoman ...
15:44, 2019-11-18

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson seeks to boost support for Brexit ambitions as Labour's deputy leader pushes referendum call - LIVE updates Boris Johnson has sought to shore up support for his Brexit ambitions, as Labour's deputy leader prepares to call for a second referendum before any ...
07:52, 2019-09-11

General election: Corbyn challenges Johnson to TV debates - live news Rolling updates on the day’s political developments, including PM’s Grenfell statement, PMQs and Amber Rudd saying she won’t contest 12 December elec...
17:36, 2019-10-30

Brexit: Pound falls as general election speculation intensifies – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to PM’s threat to remove whip from Tory MPs who vote against ...
18:28, 2019-09-02

Brexit: government fails in bid to call a general election for 15 October – live news Government fails to make two-thirds threshold required under Fixed-term Parliaments ActCommons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Di...
01:04, 2019-09-05

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn must not risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers' Follow our live politics updates HE...
19:56, 2019-09-19

The Guardian view on general election calls: stay and finish the Brexit job | Editorial Boris Johnson wants to get rid of this House of Commons because it stands in the way of an even harder Brexit than he is letting onOliver Cromwell’s ...
20:56, 2019-10-27

Brexit news latest: Dominic Raab says Boris Johnson 'has the numbers' in Commons to pass Brexit deal Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the Government "have the numbers" to get Boris Johnson's Brexit deal through the Commons....
19:32, 2019-10-20

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Scottish court hears PM will ask for Brexit extension if no divorce deal agreed in next two weeks Boris Johnson will ask the EU for a Brexit extension if he does not secure a divorce deal in the next two weeks, a Scottish court has heard....
14:36, 2019-10-04

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson sends 'unsigned' letter to EU requesting extension to Brexit deadline Boris Johnson has sent an unsigned photocopy of a request for a Brexit extension from MPs stressing it is "Parliament's letter" and not his....
23:40, 2019-10-19

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson in new storm over 'deeply shocking' comments about Jo Cox and Brexit Boris Johnson was embroiled in a new storm today after telling MPs they should honour the memory of murdered parliamentarian Jo Cox by delivering Bre...
08:48, 2019-09-26

Boris Johnson to appear in court over misconduct claims MP summonsed to face accusations relating to comments made in run-up to EU referendumToday’s politics news – live updatesBoris Johnson is to be summo...
12:44, 2019-05-29

How well do Boris Johnson's claims stack up against reality? Tory leadership favourite could be party leader and PM in just over three weeks’ timeDespite enduring a tumultuous week, Boris Johnson remains the ov...
20:00, 2019-06-28

Is Boris Johnson planning an election? There have been some key hints at the possibility of a general election in the autumnIt might not be welcome news for voters, let alone MPs, but the ...
19:44, 2019-08-09

A Boris Brexit, election or all-out rebellion - what will happen next? When the pilot of a plane announces suddenly over the intercom that "this is a completely normal procedure", you know it's time to check the safety c...
15:20, 2019-08-29

General election: Johnson refuses to say if he'll resign should Tories lose – live news Follow events on the last Sunday of the campaign as Boris Johnson is due to be interviewed on Sky and calls grow for tactical voting to topple him as...
10:28, 2019-12-08

General election: Johnson 'not fit to be PM' because he's selfish, dishonest and divisive, says Swinson – live news Campaigns shift to climate crisis, though Boris Johnson has not confirmed attendance at televised environment debate tonightSign up for our morning b...
15:32, 2019-11-28

Brexit news latest: EU 'to grant three-month Brexit extension if Boris Johnson fails to get deal through Commons this week' The European Union will delay Brexit until February 2020 if Boris Johnson is unable to get his deal past MPs this week, according to The Times....
20:24, 2019-10-20

Brexit news latest: Jeremy Corbyn urged to secure second referendum before general election Jeremy Corbyn is coming under fresh pressure to secure a second Brexit referendum before calling for a general election....
14:36, 2019-10-01

General election: Farage says Brexit party will not stand in 317 Tory seats - live news Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowLabour promises ‘managed migrat...
13:32, 2019-11-11

Brexit news latest: Keir Starmer says Labour will not vote for general election today Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said Labour is "not going to dance to Boris Johnson's tune" as the party vowed against voting for a general ...
13:00, 2019-09-04

General election 2019: Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage says he may vote Tory Nigel Farage says he wants to see the Conservative manifesto before deciding whether to vote for Boris Johnson's party on December 12....
18:08, 2019-11-13

Brexit: Government loses motion to call a general election for 15 October – live news PM says bill essentially ends negotiations with EU and ‘hands control to our partners’Commons chaos: is no-deal blocked? Is an election happening?Did...
22:52, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: Angela Merkel vows to discuss plans for 'friction-free' Brexit when she meets PM Angela Merkel has vowed to discuss with Boris Johnson how to achieve a "the most friction-free" Brexit when the pair meet later today....
14:44, 2019-08-21

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson and Donald Tusk clash over 'Mr no-deal' jibe as Brexit tensions rise at G7 summit Boris Johnson and European Council President Donald Tusk have clashed at the start of the G7 summit over who would be to blame in the event of a no-d...
17:16, 2019-08-24

General Election 2019: Liberal Democrats and Scottish National Party case against ITV for being left out of leaders debate to start in High Court High Court judges will hear a legal challenge against ITV over an election debate which excludes the Liberal Democrat and SNP leaders....
06:24, 2019-11-18

Brexit updates LIVE: Juncker says Brexit is 'waste of time and energy' as Boris Johnson begins Commons struggle to push through deal Boris Johnson is today at the start of his three-day battle to force through Brexit by the October 31 "do or die" deadline....
12:16, 2019-10-22

Boris Johnson claims his remarks were 'misrepresented' to Kim Darroch Tory frontrunner says former US envoy confirmed TV debate was a factor in his resignationBoris Johnson has robustly defended his role in the resignat...
20:36, 2019-07-12

Groping claims against Boris Johnson shrugged off by allies Prime minister denies allegations that he squeezed the leg of Charlotte EdwardesBoris Johnson’s senior ministers have attempted to minimise the alleg...
23:00, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson's bid for a Christmas election rejected by MPs Getty Boris Johnson's bid to hold a general election on December 12 election rejected by UK Members of Parliament. The opposition Labour party refuse...
20:36, 2019-10-28

Boris Johnson to ask MPs to back election on 12 December Prime minister expected to table motion for general election on MondayBoris Johnson has abandoned his “do or die” pledge to leave the EU by 31 Octobe...
18:52, 2019-10-24

General election: Johnson says Tories will cancel planned corporation tax cut to free up £6bn for NHS – live news PM to unveil business tax cuts and Labour to expand on immigration plans. Follow the latest developments, liveBoris Johnson to shelve planned cut in ...
13:44, 2019-11-18

General election: Court rejects Lib Dem and SNP bid to join Johnson and Corbyn in ITV debate – live news Liberal Democrats and Scottish National party fail in attempt to be included in ITV debate after PM vows to end plan to cut corporation tax. Follow t...
18:36, 2019-11-18

General election 2019: Nigel Farage launches Brexit party's policies – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch their manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories are to announce 3% ext...
12:44, 2019-11-22

General election: Corbyn reveals 'confidential' Northern Ireland Brexit report – live news Labour leader says government report states Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal will be ‘highly disruptive’Tory ministers back candidates accused of Islamoph...
13:44, 2019-12-06

General election 2019: Nigel Farage launches Brexit party policies – live news All the latest from the campaign as Brexit party and Plaid Cymru launch manifestos, Labour sells its own plan and Tories announce 3% extra stamp duty...
14:40, 2019-11-22

General election 2019 LIVE: Nigel Farage rules out standing down more Brexit Party candidates Nigel Farage has ruled out standing down more Brexit Party candidates as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:08, 2019-11-14

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn mustn't risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers Follow our live politics updates HER...
13:04, 2019-09-19

Brexit vote news LIVE: Juncker says Brexit is 'waste of time and energy' as Boris Johnson begins Commons struggle to push through deal Boris Johnson is today at the start of his three-day battle to force through Brexit by the October 31 "do or die" deadline....
14:16, 2019-10-22

Boris Johnson compares Jeremy Corbyn to Stalin as he prepares to launch general campaign Boris Johnson has compared Jeremy Corbyn to Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin for his "hatred" of wealth creators....
10:08, 2019-11-06

What next for Boris Johnson's Brexit deal? Despite his latest defeat, PM intends to bring withdrawal bill to the Commons within daysLatest Brexit developments – live updatesThe prime minister ...
19:08, 2019-10-20

What is in Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal with the EU and what does it all mean? Getty Boris Johnson has agreed a new deal with the EU. The deal is based on a previous deal negotiated by the former prime minister Theresa May, but ...
16:00, 2019-10-17

Boris Johnson says he’ll go ‘Hulk’ on Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to go all Hulk on Brexit. “The madder Hulk gets, the stronger Hulk gets,” ​Johnson told the Sunday ...
19:52, 2019-09-15

Magic Johnson Claims 'Betrayal' and 'Backstabbing' as Reasons He Abruptly Left the Los Angeles Lakers The Los Angeles Lakers front office and, subsequently the team, are a hot flaming bag of old Kobe rap lyrics....
18:48, 2019-05-20

No 10 denies claims Boris Johnson squeezed journalist's thigh Charlotte Edwardes alleges the then Spectator editor touched her leg ‘high up’ at 1999 lunchBoris Johnson’s first day at Conservative party conferenc...
21:48, 2019-09-29

Could Boris Johnson's explosive election strategy work? Anushka Asthana hears from the Guardian’s John Harris on how the chaos in Westminster looks to people in towns around the UK. Also today: Gaby Hinsli...
04:44, 2019-09-11

Boris Johnson to Donald Trump: Keep out of UK election politics Prime Minister Boris Johnson said it was best if US President Donald Trump did not get involved in Britain’s upcoming election when he visits L...
15:24, 2019-11-29

Boris Johnson is about to be gifted a Christmas election by the Lib Dems Getty The UK is on course for a general election before Christmas after opposition parties moved to throw Boris Johnson the general election he crave...
13:40, 2019-10-28

General election 2019: Court rejects Lib Dem and SNP bid to join Johnson and Corbyn in ITV debate – live news Liberal Democrats and Scottish National party fail in attempt to be included in ITV debate after PM vows to end plan to cut corporation tax. Follow t...
19:08, 2019-11-18

General election: Corbyn talks free broadband as Johnson launches campaign bus – live news Labour leader will announce internet plan in speech in Lancaster, while prime minister is in OldhamSign up to the morning briefingBoris Johnson annou...
08:36, 2019-11-15

General election: Johnson's record of lying and prejudice makes him unfit to be PM, say Lib Dems – live news A day after Johnson launched the Tory manifesto, the Lib Dems have questioned whether he can be trusted. Keep up with the latestJohnson plans slimmed...
18:32, 2019-11-25

Nigel Farage says Brexit Party is preparing dossier on Tory bids to lure away general election candidates Nigel Farage is building up a ­"dossier" which may be passed to the police on the Tories allegedly offering Brexit Party figures peerages and jobs to...
13:24, 2019-11-15

Nigel Farage latest: Brexit Party to stand down candidates in Tory-held seats in general election Nigel Farage's Brexit Party will not be fighting any of the 317 seats the Tories won at the last election....
13:28, 2019-11-11

General election: Nigel Farage under pressure to pull Brexit Party candidates as nomination deadline day arrives Nigel Farage is today under increasing pressure to pull candidates from marginal seats as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
03:04, 2019-11-14

Nigel Farage refuses to pull more Brexit Party candidates as general election nomination deadline day arrives Nigel Farage says he will not pull any more Brexit Party candidates from marginal seats as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:56, 2019-11-14

General election: Nigel Farage refuses to pull more Brexit Party candidates as nomination deadline day arrives Nigel Farage says he will not pull any more Brexit Party candidates from marginal seats as the deadline day for nominations arrives....
09:08, 2019-11-14

Brexit update: EU leaders delay giving Britain extension until after its decision on holding snap general election The leaders have agreed a Brexit extension is needed and its length will be decided next week Jeremy Corbyn had said he was waiting on the EU's decis...
14:32, 2019-10-25

UK's Boris Johnson to offer Brexit 'compromise' UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to unveil his latest gambit to secure a Brexit deal — reportedly involving a plan for "two borders for four ye...
15:12, 2019-10-02

What the Hell Is Going on With Boris Johnson and His No-Deal Brexit? The Boris Johnson Brexit efforts have hit several snags of late, and his efforts to leave the EU by October 31 are looking to be in doubt....
02:04, 2019-09-06

Trump says Boris Johnson is 'right man' to deliver Brexit President talks up prospects for ‘very big’ US-UK trade deal but PM rules out NHS being part of itDonald Trump has described Boris Johnson as “the ri...
11:52, 2019-08-25

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and likely British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man who is likely to become Britain's next leader. Pao...
11:20, 2019-07-23

UK's Boris Johnson vows 'new golden age' after Brexit The British prime minister has vowed to push through Brexit — even without a deal. Johnson has backed an October 31 deadline to leave the EU, describ...
13:12, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson's Brexit cabinet – podcast Jonathan Freedland talks about Boris Johnson’s brutal cabinet reshuffle which brings the members of the victorious Brexit campaign into the heart of ...
09:36, 2019-07-26

Brexit: Boris Johnson says UK will break away like Hulk Just like the comic book hero, Boris Johnson has vowed that the UK will escape the EU's chains on October 31 if no new deal is reached. The British p...
13:56, 2019-09-15

Boris Johnson says U.K., EU have reached a Brexit deal Britain and the European Union said Thursday that they have struck an outline Brexit deal after days of intense see-saw negotiations — though each si...
14:56, 2019-10-17

DUP says it cannot support Boris Johnson's Brexit deal PM’s proposed deal suffers another blow as party objects to customs and VAT termsLatest Brexit developments – liveThe Democratic Unionist party is th...
09:56, 2019-10-17

What a no-deal Brexit is, and how Boris Johnson could push for one Oct. 31 Here’s what you need to know about how the U.K. got to where it is now, what a no-deal Brexit is and how opposition parties are continuing to fight i...
19:20, 2019-08-29

Boris Johnson says UK, EU have reached a Brexit deal Britain and the European Union said Thursday that they have struck an outline Brexit deal after days of intense see-saw negotiations — though each si...
12:52, 2019-10-17

How is Boris Johnson's Brexit deal different from Theresa May's? New deal swaps backstop for a four-year alignment between Northern Ireland and EULatest Brexit news – live updatesThe new Brexit deal is essentially ...
18:00, 2019-10-17

UK's Boris Johnson promises MPs 'new golden age' after Brexit The British prime minister has vowed to push through Brexit — even without a deal. Johnson has backed an October 31 deadline to leave the EU, describ...
13:28, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson increases lead in race to be next UK prime minister; five contenders left in contest.   ....
19:48, 2019-06-18

General election news latest: Tory Chair James Cleverly claims Jewish families will leave UK if Jeremy Corbyn wins James Cleverly has claimed that people he knows including Jewish families said they would leave the UK if a Jeremy Corbyn-led government was voted in...
23:40, 2019-11-02

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Prime Minister insists 'no delay' to Brexit despite lawyer's court submission Boris Johnson has insisted that he will not delay Brexit, despite his lawyers saying he will comply with a law calling for the October 31 exit date t...
20:40, 2019-10-04

Boris Johnson pleads with Tory voters not to switch to Nigel Farage's Brexit Party as PM insists 'only we can deliver Brexit' Boris Johnson today appealed to Leave voters not to switch from the Tories to the Brexit Party in a crunch by-election on Thursday....
14:00, 2019-07-30

Boris Johnson Brexit deal as it happened: Prime Minister insists 'no delay' to Brexit despite lawyer's court submission Boris Johnson has insisted that he will not delay Brexit, despite his lawyers saying he will comply with a law calling for the October 31 exit date t...
23:28, 2019-10-04

Jennifer Arcuri refuses to deny claims of affair with Boris Johnson US businesswoman denies PM helped her career when he was mayor of LondonThe American businesswoman at the centre of a conflict of interest row involv...
16:08, 2019-10-07

No 10 denies claims Boris Johnson groped Sunday Times journalist Charlotte Edwardes alleges the then Spectator editor touched her leg ‘high up’ at 1999 lunchBoris Johnson’s first day at Conservative party conferenc...
09:12, 2019-09-30

Jennifer Arcuri refuses to rule out claims of affair with Boris Johnson US businesswoman denies PM helped her career when he was mayor of LondonThe American businesswoman at the centre of a conflict of interest row involv...
10:04, 2019-10-07

Prorogue Parliament and Brexit news LIVE: Early general election motion again fails to secure majority in Commons Boris Johnson's motion for a general election has been defeated for a second time ahead of Parliament's suspension for five weeks....
02:52, 2019-09-10

General election news: Nigel Farage accuses Government of offering Brexit Party candidates jobs to stand down Nigel Farage has accused the Conservative Party of promising jobs to Brexit Party candidates who agree to stand down ahead of next month's election....
19:36, 2019-11-14

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Nigel Farage unveils 600 Brexit Party candidates as new Speaker is elected Nigel Farage is set to to unveil the 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
15:44, 2019-11-04

General election news LIVE: MPs to elect new speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates MPs will today elect a new Speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
08:40, 2019-11-04

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Jo Swinson launches Lib Dems campaign as Brexit Party kick off tour The Liberal Democrats will launch their general election campaign today, with Jo Swinson set to tell voters that stopping Brexit will deliver a £50bn...
11:28, 2019-11-05

General election: No-deal Brexit remains 'default setting' if trade pact not possible, says Tory chair - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s developments in the 2019 general election campaign 9.39am GMT Former Scottish secretary David Mundell believes Jacob Re...
11:04, 2019-11-06

UK general election 2019 polls LIVE: Former chancellor Philip Hammond to stand down as Brexit Party tour kicks off Former Tory chancellor Philip Hammond has announced he will step down as an MP at the general election in December....
17:20, 2019-11-05

Former prime ministers Sir John Major and Tony Blair join forces to oppose Brexit ahead of general election Ex-Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Sir John Major have put their party allegiances aside to condemn Brexit and Boris Johnson....
22:56, 2019-12-06

UK general election news LIVE: MPs to elect new speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates MPs will today elect a new Speaker as Nigel Farage prepares to unveil 600 Brexit Party candidates for the December general election....
09:12, 2019-11-04

General election: Farage says Brexit party will contest every seat in Britain if Tories do not agree to pact - live news Rolling coverage of all the latest developments from the 2019 general election campaign, including the Brexit party launchTrump says Johnson’s Brexit...
12:36, 2019-11-01

UK election polls: Boris Johnson's Conservative Party 'to win election with up to 366 seats' UPDATE: Tories to win 68-seat majority, according to new poll that accurately predicted 2017 election...
10:08, 2019-11-28

UK opposition parties won’t back Boris Johnson’s call for new election Britain’s opposition parties said Friday they won’t back Boris Johnson’s call for a new election next week, putting more pressure o...
19:04, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn will not take part in BBC Election Debate Neither Jeremy Corbyn or Boris Johnson will attend the BBC's seven-way election debate on Friday....
14:12, 2019-11-27

British leaders take aim at Boris Johnson’s character ahead of Dec. 12 election Johnson was accused of running scared of scrutiny after he declined to take part in a debate alongside his main opponent....
23:04, 2019-11-28

Boris Johnson’s call for a snap election rejected by U.K. lawmakers In a second straight day of parliamentary turmoil, the House of Commons voted by 327-299 in favor of the bill, sending it to Parliament’s upper chamb...
03:00, 2019-09-05

UK election: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn face off in TV debate In their first head-to-head TV debate, Prime Minister Johnson and Labour leader Corbyn sought to win over voters ahead of the December 12 election. T...
22:16, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson faces first test in Welsh local election The new UK prime minister's biggest challenge yet is one he could well have done without: Defeat for Johnson's Conservatives in the Brecon and Radnos...
13:28, 2019-08-01

Andrew Sparrow's election briefing: The best news Boris Johnson has had so far? Catch up with the campaign with our daily roundupFollow the day’s politics news – liveThe leader of the Brexit party declared his party would not sta...
21:16, 2019-11-11

Trump wants Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage to team up in UK election President Trump on Thursday called on UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage to team up before the country’s earl...
00:16, 2019-11-01

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson addresses brother Jo's resignation and accuses Parliament of 'torpedoing' Brexit negotiations in Yorkshire speech The Prime Minister this afternoon set out the "vital choices" the UK faces after a triple defeat in the Commons....
19:56, 2019-09-05

Britain’s Boris Johnson won't quit, vows to ‘get Brexit done’ The UK prime minister has turned up the Brexit rhetoric as his ruling Conservative Party meets in Manchester. But the annual conference risks being d...
21:20, 2019-09-29

Why Boris Johnson will be forced to delay Brexit until next year Reuters Boris Johnson and his Downing Street team continue to insist that the UK will leave the EU on October 31. But the reality is that the prime m...
10:00, 2019-10-05

Brexit: Crucial day for Boris Johnson and no-deal date UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to confront British MPs and his Irish counterpart in another showdown day for Brexit. Parliament could be...
09:40, 2019-09-09

Who is Boris Johnson, Brexit champion and wannabe British PM? A penchant for gaffes, extramarital affairs and fanning the flames of euroskepticism: Meet the man plotting to become Britain's next leader. Paola To...
17:24, 2019-05-24

Boris Johnson admits there will be some customs checks after Brexit But prime minister says they will apply only to items destined for Republic of IrelandLatest election news - live updatesBoris Johnson has admitted t...
13:56, 2019-12-08

UK's Boris Johnson fills cabinet with Brexit loyalists Britain's new Prime Minister Boris Johnson has surrounded himself with Brexit hardliners as he makes plans to take the UK out of the EU by October 31...
01:56, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson's no-deal Brexit threat risks being ignored by the EU Michel Barnier says the UK will ‘have to face the consequences’ of crashing outBoris Johnson’s suggestion he could use the threat of no deal to win a...
10:04, 2019-07-18

Ireland’s PM says he wants to meet UK’s Boris Johnson about Brexit next week With less than a month until its scheduled exit, Johnson is seeking significant changes to how the most contentious issue -- the border between Briti...
00:44, 2019-10-06

Parliament hands Boris Johnson another Brexit defeat UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday failed to force a snap election amid the growing crisis over Brexit — before preparing to suspend Parliamen...
03:40, 2019-09-10

Brexit: Boris Johnson's EU divorce deal in the balance The British prime minister has said Saturday "can be the day we get Brexit done," adding that the UK would leave the EU by October 31. But he won't g...
13:36, 2019-10-19