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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...

Boris Johnson sets out plan for first 100 days in government if he wins General Election next week

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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...
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London election results 2019 LIVE: Latest reaction from capital after Boris Johnson wins landslide UK election victory Boris Johnson has declared that the Conservative Party has "ended the gridlock" as he celebrated "the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s"....
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Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister sets out plans for Government during first address to MPs as PM Boris Johnson has addressed MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
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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...
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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....
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Boris Johnson sets out £13bn plan for 40 new hospitals ahead of Tory conference Boris Johnson has set out a £13 billion plan for 40 new hospitals to replace old and out-dated buildings as the Tories gather for their annual confer...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Boris Johnson leads Tories to historic general election win Gamble of triggering snap poll to unite Brexit vote pays off, decimating Labour’s supportElection reaction – live updatesBoris Johnson has clinched a...
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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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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....
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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....
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Tory leadership race: Boris Johnson sets out plan to unite UK as Gove and Hunt vie for second place Evening Standard backs Boris for Prime Minister Follow the latest politics developments LIVE here...
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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....
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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....
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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...
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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...
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Boris Johnson recreates Love Actually doorstep scene for General Election campaign video Boris Johnson has replicated a memorable scene from the festive film Love Actually for a campaign video as he urged voters to back the Conservatives ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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....
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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...
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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....
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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...
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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...
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23:12, 2019-12-12

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....
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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...
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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...
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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....
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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....
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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...
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Watch Boris Johnson recreate Love Actually doorstep scene for General Election campaign video Boris Johnson has replicated a memorable scene from the festive film Love Actually for a campaign video as he urged voters to back the Conservatives ...
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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....
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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....
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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

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

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

Boris Johnson to seek 14 October election if rebels succeed, says government source – as it happened 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 ...
00:52, 2019-09-03

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson bins the backstop as government publishes plan for new deal with EU The government has published its new Brexit proposal to the EU in which the controversial Irish backstop has been removed....
16:56, 2019-10-02

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

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

The Guardian view on general election 2019: A fleeting chance to stop Boris Johnson in his tracks | Editorial The mood may be one of despair, but this election is critical to the country’s future. The best hope lies with Labour, despite its flawsBritain has n...
21:32, 2019-12-10

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....
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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

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

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: 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 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

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

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

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 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: 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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

General election news - LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make final pledges to voters With under 24 hours to go until the polls open in the general election, Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson are making their final speeches and stops bef...
10:00, 2019-12-11

Boris Johnson to seek 14 October election if rebels succeed, says government source – 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 ...
20:36, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson given two-week EU deadline for Irish backstop plan Ultimatum comes as sources say PM was ‘surprised’ by levels of Irish border checksBoris Johnson has been set a two-week deadline to table a plan for ...
21:16, 2019-09-18

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

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

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

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

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

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 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: 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 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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: 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

Shock exit poll shows Boris Johnson's Conservative party is heading for a huge majority in the UK general election Getty Boris Johnson is on course to win a parliamentary majority according to the official UK exit poll. The poll points to a clear majority for John...
23:32, 2019-12-12

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

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

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

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

Brecon and Radnorshire by-election explained: The pivotal vote that could leave Boris Johnson's Government with a majority of one The Government's working majority could be slashed to just one if the Conservatives fail to win a pivotal by-election....
14:32, 2019-07-31

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

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

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: 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

Israel PM Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley from West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
19:04, 2019-09-10

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

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

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

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
20:48, 2019-09-10

Shifty shades of May: Boris Johnson dodges voters in week of election pain Amid Tory gaffes galore, the prime minister, like his predecessor, does not appear keen to meet the publicBoris Johnson’s outriders used to boast dur...
20:04, 2019-11-08

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

Boris Johnson's victory speech in full after landslide victory in general election Boris Johnson today praised his Conservative Party for "pulling off" victory in the general election, adding he was "humbled" by the support of ex-La...
11:12, 2019-12-13

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 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

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

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: 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

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

Boris Johnson has one week to improve his Brexit plan or EU officials will refuse to even discuss it at a crunch summit Getty Boris Johnson has reportedly been given one week to improve his latest Brexit plan or EU leaders will not discuss it at a summit in two weeks' ...
12:08, 2019-10-04

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 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 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

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 news LIVE: Boris Johnson insists government will offer 'very good' new plan to EU Boris Johnson has insisted the government will be presenting a brand new Brexit proposal to the EU, as opposed to reported plans that were roundly re...
09:28, 2019-10-01

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

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

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

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson insists government will offer 'very good' new plan to EU Boris Johnson has insisted the government will be presenting a brand new Brexit proposal to the EU, as opposed to reported plans that were roundly re...
10:56, 2019-10-01

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

UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson back on campaign trail after calamitous start to week Boris Johnson will be back seeking to recover from a calamitous start to the week as he returns to the campaign trail today....
09:40, 2019-12-10

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

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

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

'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

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: 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 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 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

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

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

General elections 2019: Boris Johnson will become Donald Trump's 'poodle' if he wins, 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....
23:52, 2019-11-24

Boris Johnson tells Tories to prepare for 'tough' election fight after he wins bid to take nation to the polls Boris Johnson has told Tory MPs to prepare for a "tough" general election fight after he finally won his bid to take the nation to the polls on Decem...
02:32, 2019-10-30

General Election LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn forced to step down after disastrous results as Boris Johnson praises 'powerful mandate' in landslide win Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson lost her seat and Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to step down as Labour leader in a disastrous night for the two parties which poi...
05:32, 2019-12-13

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

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

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

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

UK general election news LIVE: Britain on course for December election after Labour said it would back government's bid for early poll The UK is on course for a December general election after Labour announced its conditions to back the move had been met....
13:04, 2019-10-29

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

General election result 2019 LIVE: Boris Johnson says he is 'humbled' as he vows to 'end the gridlock' after landslide win Boris Johnson has declared that the Conservative Party has "ended the gridlock" as he celebrated "the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s"....
08:32, 2019-12-13

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

Boris Johnson begins three-day 'blitz' of Labour seats in final election week push 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...
09:44, 2019-12-09

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

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson's government 'could face no-confidence vote next week' Opposition parties could stage a vote of confidence in the Government next week in a bid to thwart a no-deal Brexit, a senior SNP MP has said....
12:36, 2019-09-28

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

Theresa May speaks out over 'disappointing' EU election result days after quitting... as Nigel Farage eyes general election Theresa May has spoken out about her party's humiliating night in the European elections, saying she "sincerely hopes these results focus minds in Pa...
14:48, 2019-05-27

Greek government sets national election date for July 7 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek government has set July 7, a week later than expected, as the date for early parliamentary elections. Prime Minister ...
19:36, 2019-05-28

Trudeau meets with governor general about plan to form government In their meeting today, Trudeau and Payette will likely talk about a time for Parliament to reconvene....
15:16, 2019-10-29

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

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

Will the pound go up in value if Labour wins the general election? We examine John McDonnell’s claim that Labour’s spending plans could boost sterlingLatest election news – live updatesClaimJohn McDonnell said the po...
20:24, 2019-12-09

Ontario auditor general to assess government’s climate change plan Ontario's auditor general will assess the government's plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in her annual report, to be released Wednesday....
16:52, 2019-12-02

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

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

Boris Johnson move to suspend parliament sets up clash with MPs Move cuts time MPs have to introduce legislation aimed at preventing a no-deal BrexitFollow the latest Brexit developments – liveBoris Johnson has se...
17:00, 2019-08-28

Mauritania: Former General Mohamed Ould Ghazouani wins presidential election It was the first time Mauritanians cast their ballots to elect a successor to a democratically elected president in the West African state, whose his...
01:08, 2019-06-24

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: 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

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

General election 2019: Tory plan to attract more NHS staff from abroad The Royal College of Nursing says the proposed "NHS visa" will not do enough to fix staff shortages....
06:12, 2019-11-08

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

General election 2019: Johnson 'could look at' abolishing BBC licence fee The prime minister questions whether funding the broadcaster out of general taxation "makes sense"....
17:24, 2019-12-09

With two days to go, Boris Johnson is in his comfort zone Target seats such as Grimsby have not been blue for decades. To win here will require more than giant cod and snappy slogansBoris Johnson does not lo...
15:08, 2019-12-10

Does Boris Johnson’s government have a women problem? With a resolutely male inner circle and the sacking of four female aides, it’s no surprise that accusations of misogyny have been levelled by the opp...
09:16, 2019-09-05

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

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

The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government Samantha Lee/Business Insider The UK porn block has been scrapped by Boris Johnson's government. The law would have imposed age verification on porn ...
16:40, 2019-10-16

Want to know what a Boris Johnson government would look like? I have just the book | John Harris Among the would-be PM’s backers are the authors of Britannia Unchained, and their vision of deregulated Britain is terrifyingSeven years ago, a group...
19:08, 2019-07-07

Philip Hammond to quit government if Boris Johnson becomes PM Chancellor joins David Gauke in saying he could not work for leader seeking a no-deal BrexitPhilip Hammond has confirmed he will resign as chancellor...
18:04, 2019-07-21

Amber Rudd sets out her vision to rival Boris Johnson in Tory leadership campaign A Cabinet minister today went into battle against hardline Brexiteers with a cry for a "moderate, pro-business, low tax" Conservative vision....
12:52, 2019-05-20

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson to tell Brussels there will be no delay as he sets out final offer Boris Johnson's plan for a Brexit deal will be delivered to Brussels on Wednesday with a message that there will be no delay beyond the October 31 de...
23:16, 2019-10-01

Boris Johnson claims only he can see off Nigel Farage and Jeremy Corbyn as he sets out vision for Number 10 Tory leadership hopeful Boris Johnson has claimed he can see off Nigel Farage and Jeremy Cobyn as he urged party members to make him their next prime...
09:04, 2019-06-09

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

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

Boris Johnson and Michael Gove feud ‘could destroy next government’ BORIS Johnson and Michael Gove’s feud could “destroy the next Government”, a senior Tory has said....
21:44, 2019-06-10

Brexit: MPs debate Boris Johnson's deal as People's Vote march sets off – live news MPs meet in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session as Speaker allows debate on Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit deal‘Super Satur...
14:04, 2019-10-19

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

General election: Farage's plan to stand aside in Tory seats amounts to 'Trump alliance', says Corbyn - as it happened Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowRead Andrew Sparrow’s daily ele...
23:36, 2019-11-11

Boris Johnson wins race to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson was announced as Britain’s new prime minister on Tuesday. The New York-born politician won a landslide victory against rival Jere...
13:32, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson wins more backing from MPs for Brexit deal Eurosceptics and Labour MPs indicate they could back prime minister if he clinches agreement in Brussels Boris Johnson is edging towards the parliame...
21:28, 2019-10-14

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

Boris Johnson puts feet up as first days in No 10 exposed in behind-the-scenes pics PICTURES of a laid-back Boris Johnson inside Number 10 during his first week as Prime Minister have emerged....
19:56, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson says government prepared to submit concrete Brexit proposals The prime minister says Britain will leave the EU on the scheduled Oct. 31 date, with or without a deal on the terms....
14:20, 2019-10-01

Brexit tactics: what is the strategy behind Boris Johnson's plan? A deal is preferred option but if EU rejects offer then it is full steam ahead towards no dealLatest politics news – live updatesWrapping up his “fin...
14:04, 2019-10-02

EU won't negotiate on Boris Johnson's Brexit plan, says Dutch PM Mark Rutte says Tory frontrunner will have to abandon pledge to get rid of Irish backstopBoris Johnson as prime minister would have to dump his pledg...
11:48, 2019-06-20

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

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

General election: Farage's plan to stand aside in Tory seats amounts to 'Trump alliance', says Corbyn - live news Farage says he was worried Brexit party could let the Lib Dems take seats from Tories. Follow all the developments nowBrexit party will not contest 3...
16:48, 2019-11-11

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

Boris Johnson wins the backing of Tory police commissioners Boris Johnson had a brush with the law today — as he took part in a restraint technique demonstration....
14:32, 2019-07-03

Boris Johnson wins huge majority on promise to 'get Brexit done' The Conservative party looks set to achieve its biggest majority in more than 30 years, as Labour faces recriminations Britain’s prime minister, Bori...
16:04, 2019-12-13

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: 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: Johnson says it's 'very hard' to see Brexit happening if Tories don't win majority – live news Latest developments as general election campaign enters final daysAshworth dismisses as ‘banter’ tape of him telling friend Labour will loseWhat Ashw...
17:16, 2019-12-10

Brace yourself, Britain, for a long stint of bad government under Boris Johnson | Rafael Behr Recent history has shown rogue leaders can win elections. Our new PM can be unfit for office but effective at staying thereIf Boris Johnson is the an...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Tory whip removed: The 21 Conservative MPs who voted against Boris Johnson's government The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister set out plans for Government during first address to MPs as PM Boris Johnson is addressing MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
12:56, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister due to set out plans for Government during first address to MPs as PM Boris Johnson is due to address MPs in the House of Commons for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
12:16, 2019-07-25

Tories warn of government collapse if Boris Johnson pursues no-deal Brexit Former minister says more MPs would vote no confidence in government than may admit itConservatives stepped up warnings on Monday that a Boris Johnso...
21:36, 2019-06-24

EU parliament: Boris Johnson Brexit plan not remotely acceptable Leading MEP says it is ‘nearly impossible’ to see how Irish border plan can be basis of dealAll the latest Brexit news – live updatesThe European par...
16:52, 2019-10-03

MPs plan to defy Boris Johnson by forcing Brexit votes Supporters of a second referendum may try to seize control of timetable next weekRebel MPs are exploring ways to seize control of the agenda from Bor...
21:56, 2019-10-25

EU calls on Boris Johnson to publish Brexit plan in full Ireland’s Leo Varadkar says PM’s pledge of no hard border contradicts written proposalJean-Claude Juncker has called on the British government to pub...
21:28, 2019-10-03

MPs react with fury to Boris Johnson's plan to suspend parliament Decision described as reckless and constitutionally wrong by MPs opposed to no-deal BrexitMPs working on a plan to block Boris Johnson from proroguin...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson embraces Trumpism with tax cut plan to boost UK economy The front-runner to become Britain’s next prime minister is planning to mirror one of President Trump’s signature tax cuts as he looks to secure econ...
13:52, 2019-07-03

Boris Johnson speech gives EU hope he will rethink Irish plan Brussels takes heart from PM stopping short of ‘take it or leave it’ Brexit statementLatest politics news - live updatesThe absence of a “take it or ...
15:56, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson unveils Brexit plan for alternative to backstop Prime minister hails new proposals as ‘fair and reasonable compromise’Latest Brexit news - live updatesBoris Johnson has laid out a five-point Brexit...
17:08, 2019-10-02

Ex-chief scientist fears for UK climate plan if Boris Johnson is PM Prof David King says would-be PM oversaw ‘devastating’ cuts in efforts to tackle crisisProf David King, the former chief scientist, has expressed ala...
13:16, 2019-06-18

UK opposition accuses Boris Johnson of US-style plan to deregulate Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn accused the UK PM Johnson of using Brexit to privatize the UK's free healthcare service. His comments come as electio...
17:24, 2019-11-05

EU slams Boris Johnson's 'untried, revocable' Brexit plan The European Commission has criticized Britain's latest Brexit proposal, saying it urgently needs a "workable solution." Disagreements about the UK b...
23:12, 2019-10-07

Boris Johnson's full fibre plan needs more detail says industry Broadband providers say it will take more than money to achieve a "full fibre for all" by 2025 pledge....
14:28, 2019-06-17

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 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

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

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority — as it happened Results show a sweeping victory for Boris Johnson's Conservatives and a historic defeat for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party as concerns over Brexit appe...
10:56, 2019-12-13

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

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

Trump congratulates Boris Johnson on a 'great WIN' in the UK election Reuters US President Donald Trump has congratulated UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the Conservative Party's success in Thursday's general electio...
10:40, 2019-12-13

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

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Tories plan higher stamp duty for non-UK residents as Lib Dems promise 300,000 homes a year The Tories have pledged to increase the stamp duty rate for non-UK residents and the Lib Dems are promising to building 300,000 homes a year....
03:36, 2019-11-22

Extinction Rebellion reveals plans for '12 days of crisis' in run up to general election Extinction Rebellion has officially announced its "Twelve Days of Crisis" campaign which plans to disrupt the general election with a series of non-v...
21:04, 2019-11-26

Boris Johnson wins legal challenge over Brexit campaign misconduct Britain's High Court has thrown out a lawsuit accusing Johnson of intentionally lying during the Brexit referendum campaign. It removes a potential h...
14:56, 2019-06-07

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: 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

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

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

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Corbyn and Jo Swinson unite in call: You've got 21 days to register Hundreds of thousands more Londoners were today urged to register to vote because they could be crucial in deciding the historic election which will ...
13:24, 2019-11-05

Brexit: Angela Merkel gives Boris Johnson 30 days to come up with solution to backstop - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 6.33pm BST Here is Jeremy Cliffe, the Economist’s Brussels bureau chief, and form...
19:48, 2019-08-21

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

Brexit: Boris Johnson's government reels from Amber Rudd's resignation – live news Follow the fallout from the resignation of the work and pension secretary, Amber Rudd, as Boris Johnson vows to plough on with Brexit by 31 October 9...
10:56, 2019-09-08

Nigel Farage is the malign spectre haunting Boris Johnson’s new government | Nick Cohen The Brexit party leader should be delighted by a cabinet made up of hard-core Leavers‘We in this government will work flat out to give this country t...
08:48, 2019-07-28

Boris Johnson's government admits it has no plans to carry out an economic assessment of his Brexit deal Alberto Pezzali/NurPhoto via Getty Images The UK government confirms it has no plans to assess the economic impact of Boris Johnson's Brexit deal wit...
10:36, 2019-11-19

Has Boris Johnson hatched a cunning no-deal Brexit plan? | Stewart Lee Ingeniously used, Kinder eggs could be responsible for a greater flow of goods than the botched ferry schemeHow many small plastic toy egg casings co...
14:16, 2019-08-18

Boris Johnson’s Irish border plan stalls after 'disastrous' EU talks British proposal to involve Stormont assembly in backstop alternative knocked back by EULatest Brexit developments – live updatesBoris Johnson’s firs...
19:52, 2019-09-06

Boris Johnson pledges to drop backstop in 'orderly' Brexit plan Tory leadership frontrunner says he would push for alternative arrangementsFollow the day’s political developments - liveBoris Johnson has claimed he...
18:40, 2019-06-14

Brexit: dismay in Brussels as Boris Johnson finally reveals plan Michel Barnier scathing in his reaction, describing PM’s Irish border proposals as a trapBoris Johnson appears to be fighting a losing battle to avoi...
08:28, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson vows to stick to Brexit plan despite minister’s resignation Johnson's strategy to leave "do or die" by that deadline has been shaken by the events of recent days, which have prompted critics to describe him as...
19:52, 2019-09-08

Dismay in Brussels as Boris Johnson finally reveals Brexit plan Michel Barnier scathing in his reaction, describing PM’s Irish border proposals as a trapLatest Brexit news - live updatesBoris Johnson appears to be...
23:16, 2019-10-02

General Election 2019 PolicyWatch: Labour plan to close pay gap, Lib Dems on tackling hate crime and Tory green energy spending The Lib Dems have unveiled plans to tackle hate crime and protect places of worship, Labour has vowed to close the gender pay gap within a decade and...
07:40, 2019-11-14

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

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives win majority +++ live updates Results show a sweeping victory for Boris Johnson's Conservatives and a historic defeat for Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party as concerns over Brexit appe...
07:00, 2019-12-13

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 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

Boris Johnson, Conservatives win UK election over rival Labour Party Johnson and the Tories were expected to take as many as 368 seats in the House of Commons, with the Labour Party — led by leftist Jeremy Corbyn — pro...
07:04, 2019-12-13

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 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

UK election: Boris Johnson's Conservatives secure landslide victory Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative party secured a comfortable majority — meaning fewer hurdles for the UK leader to fulfill his mantra of "...
10:04, 2019-12-13

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

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

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’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

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

Donald Trump congratulates Boris Johnson on a 'great WIN' in the UK election Reuters Donald Trump has congratulated Boris Johnson on the Conservative Party's UK election success. In a tweet, the US president said: "Congratulat...
08:04, 2019-12-13

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

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

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

Boris Johnson wins Conservative Party leadership vote, now set to become UK prime minister Boris Johnson is on track to become British Prime Minister after winning the Conservative Party leadership vote. He will immediately have to deal wit...
14:12, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: PM set to meet DUP for third time in three days as last-minute talks continue Boris Johnson is set to meet the DUP "in the next few hours" to discuss his Brexit proposals, Number 10 has said....
13:24, 2019-10-16

Stop and search powers will bring knife thugs before court in days, vows Boris Johnson EXCLUSIVE: Move part of a triple-pronged crackdown on wave of knife crime Read our live politics updates HERE...
12:52, 2019-11-19

Brexit: Johnson loses sixth vote in six days as new bid for snap election fails – live news Last day of parliament also sees prime minister forced to publish no-deal plans MPs order Johnson to hand over aides’ messages about prorogationJohn ...
02:20, 2019-09-10

Tobias Ellwood: Tory minister axed from government by Boris Johnson after no-deal Brexit warning Tobias Ellwood has been axed from the Government by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the wake of warning against a no-deal Brexit....
18:32, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson's Conservatives risk going into opposition for a 'very long time,' warns a senior member of his government Getty The Conservatives risk going into opposition "for a very long time" if they lose the next general election, a senior member of Boris Johnson's ...
12:40, 2019-09-30

Boris Johnson confronted in public by angry flood victims who call his government's response a 'pittance‘ Danny Lawson - WPA Pool/Getty Images Residents of a flood-struck town in Yorkshire have confronted Boris Johnson on the election campaign trail over ...
15:24, 2019-11-13

Boris Johnson news LIVE: New Prime Minister prepares to enter Number 10 and form his government Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt in the race for Num...
13:00, 2019-07-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson to offer EU 'far-reaching' alternative backstop plan - as it happened Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including reaction to leaked UK plans for the Irish border, the PM’s interviews and Priti Patel...
23:20, 2019-10-01

Conservative moderates plan to take back control of Boris Johnson as prime minister Luke Dray/Getty Images Boris Johnson is fighting to win over centre-ground Conservative Members of Parliament in the race to replace Theresa May. Jo...
22:56, 2019-05-23

Boris Johnson's plan to force his Brexit bill through parliament by October 31 rejected by MPs Getty Boris Johnson's bid to force through Brexit laws in time for the UK to leave the EU on October 31, has been rejected by members of Parliament. ...
20:48, 2019-10-22

Brexit: Boris Johnson addresses MPs on his plan for alternative to backstop - 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...
12:52, 2019-10-03

Boris Johnson's Brexit plan hangs by thread as EU dismisses weekend talks Sources say PM’s insistence on Ireland customs border means there is no basis for discussionsBoris Johnson’s Brexit plans look to be falling apart as...
19:32, 2019-10-04

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson reveals his plan for alternative to backstop Boris Johnson has published his new Brexit deal proposal to the EU, setting out his plan to scrap the Irish backstop....
18:28, 2019-10-02

Crowds gather in London, other UK cities to protest Boris Johnson’s Brexit plan Protesters gathered near 10 Downing Street in central London and in Belfast, York and other cities to show determination to block a "no deal" Brexit....
15:24, 2019-08-31

Trump says Boris Johnson's Brexit plan means the US 'can’t make a trade deal with the UK' Boris Johnson's Brexit plan would prevent the UK and the US striking a free trade agreement, Donald Trump said. 'To be honest with you, this deal, un...
11:08, 2019-11-01

The Guardian view on Boris Johnson’s new Brexit plan: dodging the issues | Editorial The prime minister says he wants a deal, but his priority is still whipping up support among hardline EuroscepticsThe convention is that a leader’s s...
21:08, 2019-10-02

Boris Johnson 'eyeing snap election' within months of becoming Prime Minister ALLIES of Boris Johnson have said they are gearing up for a general election in early 2019 if he wins the Tory leadership to take on Labour’s Jeremy ...
19:32, 2019-06-22

What time is the election debate on ITV tonight between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
14:48, 2019-11-19

Boris Johnson urged to ditch Alun Cairns as an election candidate Welsh secretary’s resignation over rape trial allegations not enough, says CorbynLatest election news – live updatesBoris Johnson is facing calls to ...
17:16, 2019-11-06

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

Lib Dems win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election, reducing Boris Johnson's majority to just one ISABEL INFANTES/AFP/Getty Images The Liberal Democrats win the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election. Their candidate Jane Dodds won the seat from the ...
11:04, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson set to snub election leaders' debate on climate crisis Channel 4 to broadcast first such discussion – but prime minister unlikely to participateLatest election news – live updatesThe first ever election l...
23:44, 2019-11-21

Emails reveal Boris Johnson laying groundwork for election campaign Signs indicate No 10 on election footing as PM plans meetings to come up with manifesto ideasBoris Johnson’s No 10 operation is increasingly on an el...
21:20, 2019-08-18

Liberal Democrats win Brecon by-election in early blow to Boris Johnson THE LIBERAL DEMOCRATS have won the Brecon by-election in a major blow to Boris Johnson's Government....
09:36, 2019-08-02

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 tells Donald Trump not to get involved in election campaign Boris Johnson has advised US president Donald Trump to not get involved in the election campaign....
17:12, 2019-11-29

14 things we learned from Boris Johnson's huge election victory last night (Photo by Ben Stansall - WPA Pool/Getty Images) Boris Johnson's Conservative party is on course for an unexpectedly big win in the UK general electio...
02:04, 2019-12-13

What time is the ITV election debate tonight between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn? Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are set to go head-to-head tonight in the first televised debate of the general election campaign....
10:52, 2019-11-19

Election 2019: the battle to unseat Boris Johnson in Uxbridge – podcast Rachel Humphreys heads to Uxbridge, where the 25-year old Labour candidate Ali Milani is campaigning to unseat Boris Johnson. And: Jonathan Freedland...
04:40, 2019-11-27

Boris Johnson's Conservatives lose parliamentary seat in Welsh by-election British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives have suffered a loss in a by-election in rural South Wales to the pro-EU Liberal Democrats. The ...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Boris Johnson, Conservative Party poised to score victory in UK election The Conservative victory also means the UK will likely move forward with its long-delayed split from the European Union....
05:36, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson’s intention is clear: he wants a ‘people v parliament’ election | Tom Kibasi The plan to prorogue parliament is a nakedly populist move that Johnson hopes will lead to a parliamentary majorityBoris Johnson’s plan to prorogue p...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Boris Johnson to make second bid for December election if motion rejected today Boris Johnson has signalled he will push on with plans for a general election after his pledge to take Britain out of the EU by the end of this month...
14:48, 2019-10-28

General election 2019: Johnson, Corbyn, Sturgeon and Swinson prepare for Question Time special – 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...
19:00, 2019-11-22

Uxbridge and South Ruislip constituency results 2019: Boris Johnson wins seat Blowing wild rumours that he could become the first prime minister to lose his seat in history he increased his majority to a resounding 7,210 votes ...
14:08, 2019-12-13

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson returns to Downing Street challenged with breaking backstop deadlock within 30 days Boris Johnson has returned to Downing Street this evening after France joined Germany in challenging him to come up with a backstop alternative withi...
00:48, 2019-08-23

Philip Hammond quits as Chancellor as government exodus begins ahead of Boris Johnson's appointment as PM Philip Hammond has resigned from government following Boris Johnson's appointment as new Tory leader....
14:52, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson's own official government figures shows his Brexit deal will make British people much poorer Getty Boris Johnson has agreed a deal with the European Union. The deal sets the United Kingdom up for a significantly more distant relationship with...
14:28, 2019-10-17

Brexit showdown between Boris Johnson and John Bercow looms as Government seeks to save its deal with Europe Boris Johnson is set for a showdown with Commons Speaker John Bercow as the Prime Minister pushes for a knife-edge Commons vote on his Brexit deal....
05:44, 2019-10-21

Boris Johnson Cabinet reshuffle as it happened: Prime Minister forms new Government after series of top-level dismissals Prime Minister Boris Johnson has formed the top leadership team which will help him govern the country....
01:40, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson in race against time to secure Brexit deal as Government insists one can be reached before crucial summit Boris Johnson is in a race against time to secure a Brexit deal before a crucial summit this week, with the Government rejecting claims an agreement ...
06:56, 2019-10-15

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Desperate talks continue as government faces fresh scrutiny Desperate Brexit talks are continuing today ahead of Thursday and Friday's vital EU summit....
10:48, 2019-10-16

Boris Johnson rejects Gove's claim government now assuming no deal Brexit most likely outcome - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s first visit to Scotland as prime ministerPM drops inve...
16:48, 2019-07-29

Boris Johnson Cabinet news LIVE: Prime Minister forms new Government after series of top-level dismissals Prime Minister Boris Johnson has begun to form the top leadership team which will help him govern the country....
21:32, 2019-07-24

Support for a second Brexit referendum is growing as doubts grow over Boris Johnson's new withdrawal plan Alastair Grant/Pool via REUTERS Support is growing among MPs for a second referendum on Brexit. Pro-Remain MPs could vote for a plan to attach a publ...
14:36, 2019-10-13

Brexit: Boris Johnson to offer EU 'far-reaching' alternative backstop plan - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including reaction to leaked UK plans for the Irish border, the PM’s interviews and Priti Patel...
21:56, 2019-10-01

Boris Johnson's Brexit bill backed by Parliament in major boost for his plan to leave the EU UK Parliament Boris Johnson's Brexit bill has passed its first stage in the UK Parliament after months of delay. The vote is a major boost for the pr...
20:20, 2019-10-22

Thousands protest Boris Johnson’s plan to suspend Parliament ahead of Brexit deadline British protesters flooded the streets to dispute Boris Johnson’s plan to suspend Parliament, shutting down main roads while chanting “Bo...
17:08, 2019-08-31

Macron gives Johnson until end of week to overhaul Brexit plan French president’s insistence that UK should give way raises chances of talks implodingHow far away are UK and EU from reaching a Brexit deal?The Fre...
20:20, 2019-10-06

Boris Johnson's election victory means Scotland could end up leaving the United Kingdom Getty Boris Johnson's election victory has brought the question of Scotland's continued membership of the United Kingdom into focus. The separatist S...
17:48, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson’s cash splurge is totally reckless. Yet it could win an election | Aditya Chakrabortty His plan for tax cuts and spending commitments makes no economic sense. But don’t underestimate its effect on votersYou know what you’re supposed to ...
14:40, 2019-07-03

Election 2019: on the campaign trail with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn – podcast Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are criss-crossing the country in a final dash to the campaign finish line. Rowena Mason and Heather Stewart have bee...
04:28, 2019-12-10

14 things we learned from Boris Johnson's huge election victory Thursday night (Photo by Ben Stansall - WPA Pool/Getty Images) After voting closed, Boris Johnson's Conservative Party was on course for an unexpectedly big win in ...
11:08, 2019-12-13

UK election results live: Boris Johnson returned as PM after Tory majority confirmed Boris Johnson will remain prime minister with a comfortable majority, as numerous Labour heartland seats fall to the Conservatives. Meanwhile the Lib...
06:52, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson thrusts London Bridge attack into centre of election battle Prime minister says terrorists convicted of the most serious offences should never be released from prisonBoris Johnson on Saturday said that those c...
00:12, 2019-12-01

Boris Johnson plans to use the Queen to deliver an election broadcast for the Conservative Party Getty Boris Johnson announced on Wednesday that he plans to suspend parliament again after his previous suspension was ruled illegal by the UK Suprem...
12:44, 2019-10-03

Angela Merkel congratulates Boris Johnson on election victory as Brexit looms German Chancellor Angela Merkel congratulated Boris Johnson on his victory, adding that she looks forward to working with him closely....
11:12, 2019-12-13

Boris Johnson refuses to say whether he will quit if Conservatives fail to secure a majority in the election The UK will hold a general election on December 12. In his final Sunday news appearance before the vote, Prime Minister Boris Johnson admitted he was...
14:00, 2019-12-08

Who won the debate? UK election polls say Boris Johnson narrowly beat Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson narrowly won his head-to-head TV clash with Jeremy Corbyn, according to a snap poll....
10:28, 2019-11-20

Boris Johnson had a disastrous day on the campaign trail which supporters fear could cost him the election Ben Stansall/Pool via REUTERS A disastrous campaign day for the Conservatives has given Labour its last best hope of closing the gap in the polls bef...
12:24, 2019-12-10

The Lib Dems are set to punish the Conservatives in Britain's next election — but it could be a 'blessing in disguise' for Boris Johnson Leon Neal/Getty Images The Lib Dems are targeting swathes of seats held by Conservatives at the next general election. The anti-Brexit party led by ...
00:08, 2019-08-11

Andrew Sparrow's election briefing: Boris Johnson's worst campaign error so far Our regular roundup as the campaign enters its final daysBoris Johnson made one of his worst campaign trail errors today when he repeatedly tried to ...
20:56, 2019-12-09

Boris Johnson faces battle as Lib Dems say they are not prepared to accept December 12 election bid But Lib Dem MP Chuka Umunna​ signalled party would be flexible over December 9 bid Downing Street said it could accept amendment to Bill for December...
11:36, 2019-10-29

Election 2019: could Tory remainers deny Boris Johnson a majority? - podcast Conservatives who voted remain in the EU referendum are facing a dilemma at this election: a vote for their usual party will mean putting pro-Brexit ...
04:24, 2019-12-04

Boris Johnson likens opponent to Stalin as election campaign officially begins While unofficial campaigning has been gearing up for weeks, the five-week election campaign formally began when Parliament was dissolved Wednesday....
13:24, 2019-11-06

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 pledge after resounding election victory: The people want change... we cannot and must not let them down PM hails historic victory as Tories smash through red wall and gain 47 new MPs Follow the latest updates and analysis on our live blog...
12:04, 2019-12-13

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

General election: Johnson insists he opposed early release for terrorists long before London Bridge attack – live news Lib Dem leader said leaders should be ‘very careful’ about relationship with US president, ahead of his arrival for NatoDave Merritt: ‘Jack would be ...
18:36, 2019-12-02

General election: Johnson implies Andrew Neil like Lord Buckethead as he defends dodging flagship BBC interview – live news Labour leader says government report states Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal will be ‘highly disruptive’Leaked Brexit paper negates PM’s Northern Ireland ...
14:48, 2019-12-06

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson in race against time to secure deal as Government insists one can be reached before crucial summit Boris Johnson is in a race against time to secure a Brexit deal before a crucial summit this week, with the Government rejecting claims an agreement ...
10:12, 2019-10-15

General election 2019: Labour vows to out spend Tories on health with £26bn 'rescue plan' for NHS Labour will today vow to outspend the Tories on health funding as they unveil a £26 billion "rescue plan" for the NHS ahead of the general election....
02:00, 2019-11-13

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on health with £26bn 'rescue plan' for NHS Labour will today vow to outspend the Tories on health funding as they unveil a £26 billion "rescue plan" for the NHS ahead of the general election....
06:08, 2019-11-13

Brexit: Boris Johnson to offer EU 'constructive and far-reaching' alternative backstop plan - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments, including reaction to leaked UK plans for the Irish border, the PM’s interviews and Priti Patel...
19:24, 2019-10-01