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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson leads with 114 votes as Leadsom, McVey and Harper knocked out – live

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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson leads with 114 votes as Leadsom, McVey and Harper knocked out – live

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ITV Tory leadership debate LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set for televised head-to-head Tory leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt are set to go head-to-head in a televised debate this evening....
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Boris Johnson refuses to appear on Sky Tory leadership debate Sky News cancels debate with Jeremy Hunt as frontrunner continues to evade scrutinyFollow the day’s political developments - liveBoris Johnson’s refu...
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Backlash as Tory leadership hopeful Esther McVey says parents should be able to take children out of LGBT lessons Tory leadership candidate Esther McVey is facing a backlash within the party after she said parents should have final say on whether they withdraw ch...
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Tory leadership: Boris Johnson promises review on 'sin taxes' The Tory leadership hopeful wants to see if levies on unhealthy foods target lower earners....
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10:08, 2019-11-28

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....
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UK election news LIVE: Boris Johnson defends response to UK floods as Labour broadband pledge sparks Tory criticism Boris Johnson has defended his response to recent UK flooding after he was accused to showing a lack of concern for the victims....
10:04, 2019-11-15

UK election news LIVE: Nigel Farage calls on Boris Johnson to stand down Tory candidates in Labour-held seats Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has called on the Tories to stand aside in Labour-held seats in order to get more pro-Brexit MPs elected....
11:52, 2019-11-12

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson fires warning shot at rebel Tory MPs as Michel Barnier stands firm in backstop row Boris Johnson has launched a war of words against would-be Tory Brexit rebels, warning they face a "fundamental choice" to side with him or Jeremy Co...
10:40, 2019-09-01

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"....
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Labour leadership hustings LIVE: Five hopefuls go to head to head over Brexit, anti-Semitism and Boris Johnson The five candidates vying to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader discussed Brexit, anti-Semitism and fighting Boris Johnson in the first hustings ...
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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

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: PM urges Brussels to compromise on Brexit deadlock in Tory conference keynote speech Boris Johnson today said Britain must "get Brexit done" as he rounded off the Tory Party conference with his keynote speech....
13:40, 2019-10-02

Tory leadership race: Stewart out as Johnson extends lead MPs suggest Johnson backers lent previous votes to Stewart to eliminate Brexiter rival RaabFollow the day’s political developments - liveFull results...
01:16, 2019-06-20

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: 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

Tory leadership battle: Five candidates take part in Channel 4 televised debate with no sign of Boris Five Tory leadership candidates went head-to-head in a fiery televised debate with the exception of favourite Boris Johnson....
21:40, 2019-06-16

Boris vs Jeremy: University of Reading launches poll to name baby llama after one of the Tory leadership candidates A university has launched a poll to name a baby llama after one of the Tory leadership candidates....
15:08, 2019-07-22

Brexit LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn leads no-deal opposition summit as Boris Johnson sends 'sherpa' to Brussels Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will today head cross-party talks as opposition leaders plot to halt a no-deal Brexit....
13:28, 2019-08-27

Hunt to face Johnson amid rumours of tactical voting in Tory leadership race Johnson’s team accused of skullduggery after Michael Gove knocked out by narrow marginBoris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will battle it out to become Brit...
23:40, 2019-06-20

Brexiteer former minister Esther McVey announces Conservative leadership bid Esther McVey has announced she will stand for the Conservative leadership when Theresa May steps down....
20:20, 2019-05-09

Brexit news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn leads no-deal opposition summit as Boris Johnson sends 'sherpa' to Brussels Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn will today head cross-party talks as opposition leaders plot to halt a no-deal Brexit....
10:33, 2019-08-27

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

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Leaked memo leads to doubts over PM's 'seriousness' about new proposal The seriousness of Boris Johnson's Brexit proposals has been called into question after a leaked memo appeared to suggest that the EU could be descri...
19:44, 2019-10-03

Britain's new parliament votes for Boris Johnson's Brexit bill House of Commons/PA Images via Getty Images Members of Parliament vote in favour of Boris Johnson's Brexit bill. Johnson's empowered government won t...
15:44, 2019-12-20

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

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

Tory leadership race: MPs vying to become PM set to take part in live debate on Channel 4 Tory leadership hopefuls will take part in a live televised debate on June 16, it has been announced....
17:36, 2019-06-05

Boris Johnson’s new Brexit bill faces crucial U.K. parliament votes The bill faces two votes on Tuesday, which could potentially scuttle the government’s hopes of delivering Brexit by Oct. 31....
14:44, 2019-10-22

Tory rivals say there must be no 'coronation' for Boris Johnson Leadership candidates demand proper contest after reports of plan to make them withdrawTory leadership candidates have insisted there must be no unch...
18:24, 2019-06-15

Boris Johnson elected new Tory leader Former foreign secretary will succeed Theresa May as Britain’s next prime minister after beating Jeremy HuntBoris Johnson wins Tory leadership - live...
15:32, 2019-07-23

Ex-rival backs Boris Johnson in UK leadership race LONDON (AP) — A former candidate to lead Britain’s Conservative Party has thrown her support behind front-runner Boris Johnson. Andrea Leadsom,...
11:52, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson to attend leadership hustings after row with partner Questions over ex-foreign secretary’s private life dominate battle for No 10Boris Johnson will attend Tory leadership hustings while embroiled in a s...
13:24, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson confirms bid for leadership of Conservative Party At a business conference in Manchester, former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said that he would be standing for the leadership of the Conse...
18:52, 2019-05-16

Tory leadership: Gove says wealthy don't need more tax cuts as he launches campaign - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including nominations closing in the Tory leadership contest and four candidates...
16:48, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership contest live: Britain gears up to usher in new Prime Minister Next week the country will see a new Prime Minister replace Theresa May with Boris Johnson widely expected to be her successor....
16:52, 2019-07-21

Tory leadership contest LIVE: Contenders vying to become PM brace for first ballot of campaign The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of lea...
08:40, 2019-06-13

Michael Gove joins crowded Tory leadership race – live news Follow live updates as the battle to lead the Conservative party is played out in a round of broadcast interviews with some of the key contenders Tor...
11:44, 2019-05-26

Tory leadership news LIVE: Five candidates take part in Channel 4 televised debate Five of the six Tory leadership candidates will go head-to-head in a televised debate on Channel 4 tonight....
19:00, 2019-06-16

Boris Johnson scrambles for votes to save his deal as Commons battle goes to the wire Tory whips warn PM that vote is "desperately close" Labour MPs threatened with losing jobs if they back Mr Johnson Tory Right-wingers say deal would ...
12:56, 2019-10-18

Tory rebels threaten Boris Johnson after majority cut to one Prime minister faces losing control of parliament after Lib Dem byelection win Boris Johnson faced a grave threat to his control of parliament on Fri...
22:36, 2019-08-02

Tory MPs condemn Boris Johnson over Kim Darroch resignation Frontrunner to become PM accused of lack of leadership and called on to apologiseBoris Johnson has been heavily criticised by fellow Tory MPs over hi...
15:12, 2019-07-11

Boris Johnson domestic 'row' report stirs up UK leadership race Police said they were called to the home of UK Conservative leadership contender Boris Johnson after neighbors reported a fracas. The news came as Jo...
14:20, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson takes hefty lead in UK leadership race Ten conservatives entered the leadership ring; just seven emerged. But one candidate — Boris Johnson — has taken an overwhelming lead....
16:00, 2019-06-13

Boris Johnson extends lead in UK Conservatives' leadership race Boris Johnson has increased his lead in the race to succeed Theresa May as Britain's next prime minister. Rory Stewart has been eliminated from the c...
20:28, 2019-06-19

UK leadership favorite Boris Johnson vows to deliver Brexit LONDON (AP) — Front-runner Boris Johnson is officially launching his campaign to be Britain’s next prime minister, telling fellow Conservatives...
11:12, 2019-06-12

U.K. leadership candidate Boris Johnson says he is serious about ‘no-deal’ Brexit threat The former London mayor is still the frontrunner in the race to succeed Theresa May but his lead had been dented by reports of a heated late-night ro...
04:36, 2019-06-25

Police called to home of UK leadership hopeful Boris Johnson LONDON (AP) — British police were called to the London home of prime ministerial contender Boris Johnson after a neighbor reported an altercation. Th...
22:00, 2019-06-21

Tory leadership vote LIVE: Dominic Raab eliminated as Rory Stewart survives BORIS JOHNSON has won the second round of voting in the Tory leadership race, with former Brexit secretary Dominic Rabb knocked out....
19:08, 2019-06-18

Tory leadership odds: Rory Stewart has odds slashed after huge gains in second ballot as Boris remains favourite Rory Stewart has seen the odds on him winning the Tory leadership race slashed after making huge gains in the second round of voting....
20:04, 2019-06-18

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

Boris Johnson scrambles for votes to save his Brexit deal as Commons battle goes to the wire Tory whips warn PM that vote is "desperately close" Labour MPs threatened with losing jobs if they back Mr Johnson Tory Right-wingers say deal would ...
16:28, 2019-10-18

Boris Johnson to become UK prime minister after decisive Tory vote Boris Johnson is on track to become British Prime Minister after winning the Conservative Party leadership vote. He will immediately have to deal wit...
19:32, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson's speech to the Tory party conference – annotated In keynote address, the PM gives a taste of the rhetoric he might employ for an electionLatest politics news - live updatesIt’s great to be here in M...
15:56, 2019-10-02

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 filmed telling Tory members NHS 'needs reform' Frontrunner to be PM gives rabble-rousing speech at private garden partyToday’s political developments - live updatesBoris Johnson has been filmed at...
19:12, 2019-06-25

Brexit: Boris Johnson says sorry to Tory members for deadline extension PM says failure to leave EU on 31 October is matter of ‘deep regret’ and blames parliamentBoris Johnson has apologised to Tory members who voted for ...
13:44, 2019-11-03

Boris Johnson to welcome his 109 new Tory MPs to House of Commons in private speech Boris Johnson is to kick start his first week back in the House of Commons as Prime Minister by welcoming his new intake of Tory MPs as they prepare ...
00:20, 2019-12-16

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt make first pitches for U.K. leadership to Tories Ex-foreign secretary and former London mayor Boris Johnson, the runaway favourite of Tory lawmakers, faced off with Jeremy Hunt, the current foreign ...
00:12, 2019-06-23

Tory leadership race: The top runners and riders as MPs announce Conservative Party leadership bids The race has begun for the next leader of the Conservative Party as more than a dozen MPs are believed to be seriously considering entering the conte...
14:00, 2019-05-25

Tory leadership race: Johnson and Hunt criticise Donald Trump over 'go home' tweets Both Tory leadership rivals have criticised Donald Trump for telling four congresswomen of colour to go back to their "broken and crime infested" cou...
22:32, 2019-07-15

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in final scramble for votes as rivals prepare for last day of election campaign The Prime Minister outlined his key pledges as the Labour leader urged the public to "vote for hope" in the "the most important election in a generat...
00:12, 2019-12-11

Boris Johnson 'could face Tory coup' over no-deal Brexit stance Tobias Ellwood says MPs would vote against government as Jeremy Hunt accuses rival of cowardiceToday’s political developments - live newsJeremy Hunt ...
11:48, 2019-06-24

Top Tory party donor joins calls for Boris Johnson to explain row Taxi tycoon John Griffin voices concerns about morality of leadership favouriteToday’s political developments - live updatesOne of the Conservative p...
13:08, 2019-06-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson apologises to Tory members for deadline extension PM says failure to leave EU on 31 October is matter of ‘deep regret’ and blames parliamentBoris Johnson has apologised to Tory members who voted for ...
16:48, 2019-11-03

Boris Johnson tells Tory conference: UK is ready for no-deal Brexit Prime minister outlines final offer to EU and attacks ‘wheel of doom’ parliamentLatest politics news - live updatesBoris Johnson has insisted Britain...
14:04, 2019-10-02

Ruth Davidson in stinging attack on Boris Johnson for expelling 21 Tory MPs Davidson savages PM over expelled rebels Irish PM: No backstop same as no deal for us Read our live politics updates HERE...
13:08, 2019-09-09

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

Jeremy Hunt calls Boris Johnson a ‘coward’ as UK leadership race heats up The winner of the contest will replace Theresa May, who stepped down as party leader after failing to secure Parliament’s approval for her European U...
15:00, 2019-06-24

U.K. PM candidate Boris Johnson balks at Brexit cost as leadership race heats up Boris Johnson, the leading candidate to succeed Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, said on Sunday he would withhold an already agreed 39-billio...
16:08, 2019-06-09

Donald Trump UK visit LIVE: US President to hold meetings with Tory leadership hopefuls on final day of trip Donald Trump is set to meet Tory leadership hopefuls today as the third day of his UK visit gets under way....
06:48, 2019-06-05

Brexit votes: Whip removed from 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in crunch Commons vote The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
01:44, 2019-09-04

The Latest: Boris Johnson leads UK Conservative leader race LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the race among British Conservatives to replace Prime Minister Theresa May (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Boris Johnson has...
14:28, 2019-06-13

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...
14:28, 2019-12-13

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 restores whip to ten Tory MPs expelled from party after rebelling over Brexit Ten MPs who were expelled from the Conservative Party last month after rebelling over Brexit have had the whip restored, a party spokesman said....
19:36, 2019-10-29

Boris Johnson apologises to Tory members after failing to deliver Halloween Brexit Boris Johnson has claimed he feels "deep regret" over the failure to implement his promise of Brexit by Halloween....
10:28, 2019-11-03

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...
23:48, 2019-09-28

Tory rebels send stark warning to Boris Johnson over no-deal Brexit Emphatic majority in vote aiming to prevent suspension of parliament in OctoberMPs have given Boris Johnson a brutal preview of the scale of the chal...
22:20, 2019-07-18

David Cameron on Brexit regrets, Boris Johnson and the expulsion of 21 Tory MPs – video David Cameron has said he does not think Boris Johnson was right to suspend parliament, believes it looks like 'sharp practice' and was 'probably cou...
15:48, 2019-09-16

Boris Johnson is nothing like my grandfather Winston Churchill, says sacked Tory MP Sir Nicholas Soames Sir Nicholas Soames, the Tory MP of 37 years who was kicked out of the party earlier this week, has torn into Boris Johnson in a scathing interview, ...
23:04, 2019-09-06

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 weight loss: How new Prime Minister lost 12lbs for leadership race BORIS Johnson underwent a 12lbs weight loss transformation before being announced as the new Prime Minster of the UK – here is how....
13:24, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson's leadership campaign gains momentum with backing of senior MP Kit Malthouse Boris Johnson's leadership campaign gained further momentum today with the backing of senior MP Kit Malthouse....
13:04, 2019-06-11

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

Boris Johnson’s electoral gamble risks wrecking the Tory party | Jonathan Freedland Proroguing parliament, expelling MPs: moves born of panic or part of a cunning plan? Either way, the stakes couldn’t be higherWhen some of the best-k...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Public spending battle lines drawn as Boris Johnson launches Tory manifesto Election promise of £2.9bn extra is dwarfed by £83bn pledged by LabourConservative party manifesto: the key points and policiesThe battle lines over ...
08:44, 2019-11-25

Brexit news: Tory MPs could end your premiership over no-deal, Dominic Grieve warns Boris Johnson Boris Johnson has been warned by Tory former attorney general Dominic Grieve that Conservative MPs could push him out of office in October if he beco...
13:48, 2019-06-22

Boris Johnson's new communications chief is former journalist who dressed up as a chicken to confront Tory MPs Boris Johnson's new head of communications is a former journalist who used to dress up as a chicken to confront MPs....
02:44, 2019-07-30

Tory rebels warn Boris Johnson: ditch no deal or face fight for survival Leadership candidate told he is on collision course with parliament over no-deal BrexitBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives th...
04:52, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson must now meet climate change pledges, says Tory peer Lord Deben Boris Johnson was today urged to "get on with it" and meet Tory commitments on climate change amid more signs of a warming planet with Australia baki...
12:44, 2019-12-18

Jeremy Hunt pledges to serve under Boris Johnson if Tory frontrunner becomes Prime Minister Jeremy Hunt has said he would serve Boris Johnson "loyally" if the Tory leadership frontrunner becomes Prime Minister....
13:24, 2019-06-16

Boris Johnson warned by Tory rebels: ditch no deal or face fight for survival Leadership candidate told he is on collision course with parliament over no-deal BrexitBoris Johnson has been put on notice by rebel Conservatives th...
08:28, 2019-07-23

Boris Johnson shock as Tory voters desert him and he slips behind Jeremy Hunt in poll TORY voters have abandoned Boris Johnson in the polls after an explosive row with his partner resulted in a police callout....
13:00, 2019-06-23

Boris Johnson tries to shake off rocky start to Tory election bid as he officially launches campaign Boris Johnson has said the country is "aching to move on" from Brexit as tried to shake off the rocky start to the Conservative Party's election camp...
00:32, 2019-11-07

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 faces cross-party bid to block no-deal Brexit plans as he officially launches leadership bid Boris Johnson today faces a cross-party attempt to block his plans for a no-deal Brexit as he officially launches a campaign to become the next prime...
02:20, 2019-06-12

This week in politics: Brexiteer Big Ben row, Labour leadership, Boris Johnson interview and Tom Watson's tale of betrayal Big Ben's "bong" caused a political ding-dong this week, as Boris Johnson's latest major interview was largely overshadowed by his comment on its chi...
11:20, 2020-01-18

Tory leadership race: Hunt can't promise Brexit by Christmas as Johnson vows Halloween deadline 'come what may' The two Tory leadership contenders have differed on their Brexit stances again as the pair were gilled on their departure dates for leaving the Europ...
21:44, 2019-07-12

Boris Johnson arrives at Tory party conference in Manchester amid moves to oust him as Prime Minister Boris Johnson has arrived arm in arm with girlfriend Carrie Symonds in Manchester for a Tory party conference which faces being overshadowed by moves...
20:56, 2019-09-28

Is there a single blue-rinse Tory who doesn’t fancy a knee-trembler with Boris Johnson? | Marina Hyde The leadership candidate is said to connect with people emotionally. But his only genuine emotion is self-loveI wouldn’t kiss you if you were the las...
18:44, 2019-05-17

Boris Johnson to be hit by dozens of new Tory rebels as sacked ministers join forces to stop a no-deal Brexit Getty Conservative MPs plotting to prevent a no-deal Brexit believe they will receive a major boost to their numbers when Boris Johnson becomes pri...
12:12, 2019-07-06

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: 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

London Bridge: Boris Johnson denies Tory funding cuts were a mistake as he blames Labour for terrorist's release Boris Johnson has denied that cuts made to the probation system by the Conservatives were a mistake following the London Bridge terror attack....
13:24, 2019-12-01

Amber Rudd slams Boris Johnson for lack of effort in trying to secure Brexit deal after quitting Cabinet and Tory party Amber Rudd has slammed the government for the lack of work going into getting a deal with the EU after she sensationally quit in protest of the Prime...
10:32, 2019-09-08

Boris Johnson leads UK Conservative leader contest after 1st round vote; 3 of 10 prime minister hopefuls eliminated. LONDON (AP) — Boris Johnson leads UK Conservative leader contest after 1st round vote; 3 of 10 prime minister hopefuls eliminated....
14:12, 2019-06-13

Angela Merkel leads European leaders in congratulating Boris Johnson on election victory as Brexit looms German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among European leaders to congratulate Boris Johnson on his election victory today, adding she looks forward to w...
11:40, 2019-12-13

Brexit votes: Ken Clarke calls Boris Johnson 'disingenuous' in furious rant after being ousted from Tories Ken Clarke got an element of revenge on Boris Johnson as he labelled the Prime Minister "disingenuous" and told him to stop playing games over Brexit...
01:56, 2019-09-05

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in frantic last drive for votes hours before 'most important election in a generation' Leaders of the main parties are engaged in a frantic last drive for votes in a General Election both Tories and Labour have described as the most imp...
20:20, 2019-12-11

Boris Johnson turns down meeting with Donald Trump 'to focus on leadership race' Boris Johnson stunned Westminster today by turning down a one-to-one meeting with Donald Trump....
14:16, 2019-06-04

Boris Johnson 'could face defections from MPs' after Tory by-election defeat Boris Johnson could be facing defections or resignations from disgruntled Tory MPs after the party's defeat in the Brecon and Radnorshire by-election...
23:32, 2019-08-02

Rivals race to catch Boris Johnson as UK Tory race narrows LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party is set to kick one more candidate out of the contest to become the country’s next prime minist...
12:24, 2019-06-19

Boris Johnson 'clear favourite to be next Tory leader' Boris Johnson is the clear favourite to become the next Tory leader among the party's grassroots members, according to a new poll....
10:44, 2019-05-18

Boris Johnson says voters can have Brexit 'decided' by Christmas with a Tory majority Boris Johnson has said the country can enjoy Christmas dinner knowing Brexit is "decided" if voters elect a majority Conservative government....
00:20, 2019-12-12

Conservative leadership race enters final stretch with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set to take part in final hustings The contest between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will enter its final furlong this evening as the pair take part in the final hustings of the Conser...
08:48, 2019-07-17

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

Boris Johnson swears in Parliament and other key moments from the Tory leader's first Prime Minister's Questions Boris Johnson swore in the House of Commons as he faced a barrage of questions his first round of Prime Minister's Questions....
15:48, 2019-09-04

'Boris Johnson risks killing off the Tory party with a full-scale purge of those who voted against him' The Conservatives will be "dead" if Downing Street attempts a full-scale purge of Brexit rebels, one of the 21 MPs stripped of the Tory whip warns to...
12:40, 2019-09-11

Civil service facing 'seismic' changes under Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings, Tory adviser says Civil servants could be made to take regular exams to prove they are up to their Whitehall jobs under "seismic" changes being planned by Number 10, o...
08:36, 2020-01-02

Boris Johnson urged to be Churchill not Stalin by senior Tory MP as disquiet over 'purge' of rebels grows A senior Conservative MP today warned Boris Johnson "we are better being like Churchill and NOT Stalin" as the Prime Minister came under mounting pre...
13:44, 2019-09-05

Tory whip removed: The 21 Conservative MPs who voted against Boris Johnson's government in last night's Brexit debate The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
13:00, 2019-09-04

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

Boris Johnson 'regrets' loss of 21 Tory rebels who voted to block no-deal Brexit and hints he could welcome some back PM praised Winston Churchill's grandson Sir Nicholas Soames as 'a great man' Also hinted he could compromise over giving DUP 'veto' over future of Ul...
13:56, 2019-10-08

Emily Thornberry says she'll lead 'fightback' against Boris Johnson as she launches Labour leadership bid Emily Thornberry is set to pitch herself as the woman who can stand up and lead the "fightback" against Boris Johnson as she launches her Labour lead...
08:04, 2020-01-17

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 latest: Peace talks between Boris Johnson and David Gauke cancelled as Tory rebels 'face losing the whip' A meeting between the PM and former minister David Gauke has been cancelled due to "diary issues", according to sources....
00:44, 2019-09-02

Brexit: Labour to back rebel Tory bid to force Johnson to demand extension – live news Prime minister has said he is ‘very confident’ deal will be approved in historic Commons vote on Saturday Brexit extension unavoidable if MPs reject ...
17:48, 2019-10-18

Brexit: Tory MP defects as Johnson confronts rebels ahead of key Commons vote – live news Parliament resumes after summer recess amid Boris Johnson threat to call snap electionPhillip Lee quits, leaving PM without a majority Johnson: back ...
19:12, 2019-09-03

BREAKING: Gove overtakes Hunt as Sajid Javid knocked out of race to be Tory leader and PM SAJID Javid has been knocked out of the race to be Tory leader – with Michael Gove leapfrogging Jeremy Hunt into second place....
14:40, 2019-06-20

Sajid Javid dismisses Tory rival Boris Johnson as 'yesterday's news' as he makes bid for No10 Tory leadership contender Sajid Javid has dismissed rival Boris Johnson as "yesterday's news" as he positioned himself as a "new kind of leader" with...
20:32, 2019-06-12

Hundreds of protesters descend on Downing Street to 'defy Tory rule' after Boris Johnson's election victory Hundreds of protesters have descended on Downing Street to "defy Tory rule" after Boris Johnson's election victory....
20:12, 2019-12-13

Scheer spoke to Harper after election loss, vows leadership review will proceed The Conservative leader says he spoke with former prime minister Stephen Harper after losing the election....
16:24, 2019-10-27

Tory frustration with Scheer ‘not just an elephant in the room’: former Harper campaign boss Deep frustration among Conservatives with Scheer is gripping focus from everything else: Jenni Byrne...
17:44, 2019-12-01

Two arrested as hundreds of protesters descend on Downing Street to 'defy Tory rule' after Boris Johnson's election victory Two people were arrested as hundreds of protesters descended on Downing Street to "defy Tory rule" after Boris Johnson's election victory....
10:44, 2019-12-14

Boris Johnson 'snubs Channel 4 leadership clash' amid fears of 'debate fatigue' Channel 4 claims Boris Johnson snubbed a televised leadership clash scheduled for this weekend with one his party's rising stars warning of "debate f...
09:24, 2019-11-22

Jacob Rees-Mogg warns there 'won't be a Tory Party' if Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt fail to deliver Brexit on October 31 Brexit hardliner Jacob Rees-Mogg today warned there "won't be a Tory Party" if Britain doesn't leave the EU on October 31....
11:28, 2019-06-24

Harper leads homer-happy Phillies past Cardinals 11-4 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper hit his 10th homer , his 200th career double and drove in four before fouling a ball off his foot and exiting in the...
06:24, 2019-05-30

Boris Johnson Brexit deal as it happened: Leaked memo leads to doubts over PM's 'seriousness' about new proposal The seriousness of Boris Johnson's Brexit proposals has been called into question after a leaked memo appeared to suggest that the EU could be descri...
22:24, 2019-10-03

Philip Hammond calls on Boris Johnson to 'moderate language' as he hits out at 'unrecognisable' Tory party Philip Hammond today said Boris Johnson must "moderate his language" in a bid to secure a Brexit deal as he hit out at the "unrecognisable" Tory part...
10:56, 2019-09-28

Your A to Z guide of Tory leadership Conservative MPs are on manoeuvres for the top job — but what do they all stand for? From B for Brexit to I for infighting and V for victory, Julian ...
13:24, 2019-05-30

Pc Andrew Harper's widow leads thousands of motorcyclists in memorial ride The widow of Pc Andrew Harper has led a procession of around 5,000 motorcyclists who put on their full leathers to complete a charity ride in memory ...
16:52, 2019-10-27

Boris Johnson to give statement outside No 10 – 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 ...
19:08, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson faces Parliament — live updates The UK prime minister is appearing before lawmakers in the wake of a parliamentary defeat at the hands of Tory rebels and the opposition. MPs are con...
14:20, 2019-09-04

Boris Johnson becomes prime minister – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May’s formal resignation as remainers refuse to serve under ne...
16:52, 2019-07-24

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

+++ Boris Johnson becomes prime minister — live updates +++ Boris Johnson is assuming control of Britain, taking over from Theresa May. The day's proceedings will start with one final Prime Minister's Question...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Who were the winners and losers of the Tory leadership debate? Rory Stewart and Jeremy Hunt had good nights, but the missing Boris Johnson loomed over proceedingsFive candidates minus Boris Johnson took each othe...
23:24, 2019-06-16

Labour leadership hustings LIVE: Five MPs vying to succeed Jeremy Corbyn grilled at debate as leadership race heats up The five candidates vying to succeed Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader are taking place in the first hustings of the leadership race....
13:12, 2020-01-18

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

Boris Johnson: there are no circumstances in which I will delay Brexit – 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 ...
19:56, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister to welcome new generation of MPs Boris Johnson will welcome his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today, as they prepare to take their seats in Parliament – many for the ...
15:00, 2019-12-16

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

Brexit votes latest: All the Tory MPs who voted against the government and are having the whip withdrawn The 21 senior Tories who rebelled against Boris Johnson in a bid to block no-deal have had the whip removed....
04:44, 2019-09-04

Maneka Gandhi Leads With Around 3 Lakh Votes In Sultanpur Maneka Gandhi was 23 with a three-month-old son when she lost her husband, Congress leader Sanjay Gandhi, in a plane crash in 1980....
16:24, 2019-05-23

James Cleverly withdraws from Tory leadership race Tory MP James Cleverly has withdrawn from the race to replace Theresa May as party leader....
12:56, 2019-06-04

Matt Hancock withdraws from Tory leadership race EXCLUSIVE: Mr Hancock weighs up who to back as he steps out of race to Number 10 Read our live updates on the Tory leadership race here...
12:24, 2019-06-14

May's emotional farewell kicks off battle for Tory leadership Prime minister remains in office until successor has been chosen by her party Theresa May has given an emotional farewell to “the job that it has bee...
20:56, 2019-05-24

Tory leadership hopefuls at war over no deal Brexit threats Jeremy Hunt, Rory Stewart and David Gauke lead attack on rivals ready to crash out of the EU Follow the latest politics developments LIVE here...
13:24, 2019-05-28

The Londoner: Tory Donors denied leadership vote In today's Londoner: Tory donors query lack of ballots / Mark Francois' top teddy / Joanna Lumley pays respect to Ian Fleming / Fiona Hill's surprise...
18:32, 2019-07-17

When will the new UK Prime Minister be announced? Tory leadership timetable THE next UK Prime Minister will be announced shortly. Here is everything you need about the Tory leadership timetable....
21:20, 2019-07-19

Tory leadership race: Who will succeed Theresa May, how will it be decided and when? Prime Minister Theresa May formally resigned as Conservative leader on Friday, with 11 MPs vying to replace her as Prime Minister....
14:52, 2019-06-10

Tory leadership debates: When are they on TV and which election candidates will take part? Tory hopefuls vying to succeed Theresa May as Prime Minister are set to appear on TV in a series of live televised debates....
16:36, 2019-06-14

Tory leadership race: what you need to know as five candidates face third vote Tory MPs bidding to replace Theresa May as Prime Minister face elimination from the race in a third vote later day....
15:44, 2019-06-19

Boris Johnson drops target for getting annual net migration below 100,000 – live news Corbyn says he is ‘worried that Johnson overestimates himself’ as Johnson gives first statement to MPs 4.09pm BST This is what Boris Johnson said to ...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Brexit: Crucial day for Boris Johnson and no-deal date — live updates UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has met his Irish counterpart and is due to confront British MPs in another showdown day for Brexit. Parliament could...
12:36, 2019-09-09

Fury as Boris Johnson says best way to honour Jo Cox is to deliver Brexit – 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 ...
23:00, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson has not got a 'women problem', says Sajid Javid – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including chancellor’s speech at Conservative party conference in ManchesterSaji...
13:48, 2019-09-30

Emmanuel Macron tells Boris Johnson backstop is 'indispensable' – live Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with the French president Emmanuel Macron in P...
15:04, 2019-08-22

Boris Johnson to appoint new Cabinet after series of top-level dismissals – LIVE Prime Minister Boris Johnson will tonight name his top leadership team who will help him govern the country....
19:56, 2019-07-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson says people don't want a second referendum as he addresses MPs – live news Prime minister lands back in UK to face crisis following supreme court rulingMPs trying to force PM to seek Brexit extension earlierFull story: Corby...
19:44, 2019-09-25

'Britain deserves better than Boris Johnson,' says new Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.10pm BST Here is my colleague Peter Walker’s profile of Jo Swinson. Related: Jo...
18:32, 2019-07-22

MPs condemn Boris Johnson for his 'despicable act of cowardice' over ambassador – live news The day’s political developments, including Tom Watson’s intervention after BBC Panorama report on Labour and antisemitismWestminster bullying and ha...
14:08, 2019-07-11

Brexit news latest: Donald Tusk warns Boris Johnson EU 'still unconvinced' by new proposals... as leaked memo leads to doubts over PM's 'seriousness' Donald Tusk has warned Boris Johnson the EU is "still unconvinced" by his new Brexit proposals while telling Ireland "we stand fully behind you"....
18:32, 2019-10-03

2 finalists in UK leadership race make pitch to Tory members LONDON (AP) — The two finalists in the race to lead Britain’s governing Conservative Party — and to become the country’s new prime minist...
17:20, 2019-06-22

Tory leadership race: BBC to host TV debate with candidates next month Leadership candidates for the Conservative Party will take part in a TV debate hosted by the BBC, the corporation have announced....
19:04, 2019-05-28

Numbers game: the subterfuge and suspicion of a Tory leadership contest The MP paused to check his phone, sighed, and turned casually to a colleague waiting at the same lift in Portcullis House. "Boris is inviting me for ...
12:44, 2019-06-13

Tory leadership candidates 2019: The 13 MPs in the running to succeed Theresa May The race for Number 10 is in full swing, with twelve Tories having put themselves forward to succeed Theresa May....
11:56, 2019-06-04

When will the new UK Prime Minister be announced? Tory leadership timetable in full A new prime minister will enter Number 10 on Tuesday as the contest to succeed the outgoing Theresa May draws to a close....
11:12, 2019-07-23

Tory leadership candidates 2019: The 11 MPs in the running to succeed Theresa May The race for Number 10 is in full swing, with eleven Tories having put themselves forward to succeed Theresa May....
10:20, 2019-05-29

Tory leadership contest: it's a knockout numbers game Hustings, TV debates and the final rounds of voting from MPs - it's the week that six will become two...
15:40, 2019-06-17

Tory leadership timetable: When will the new Prime Minister be announced and what else happens this week? A new prime minister will enter Number 10 this week as the contest to succeed Theresa May as Tory leader draws to a close....
10:20, 2019-07-22

BBC to review vetting process after criticism of Tory leadership debate It comes after criticism of the selection of guests on a Tory leadership debate programme....
08:52, 2019-06-21

LIVE: Boris Johnson pledges to unite Britain in first speech as prime minister Boris Johnson today met with the Queen at Buckingham Palace where he was invited to form a new government as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom....
17:24, 2019-07-24

Brexit: Boris Johnson in Dublin says no deal 'would be failure for which we would all be responsible' – live news PM meets Irish counterpart to discuss backstop before returning to London for another attempt to force October electionBoris Johnson ‘sabotage’ lette...
11:16, 2019-09-09

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

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

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

Brexit: Boris Johnson heckled in Rotherham over suspension of parliament – live news John Bercow suggests ‘procedural creativity’ to stop no-deal Brexit as DUP insists it is opposed to deal to make Northern Ireland different from the ...
15:04, 2019-09-13

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

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

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 legislation 'paused' after MPs reject Boris Johnson's timetable - live news Parliament votes to reject government’s timetable for passage of bill that would implement Brexit dealTusk: EU likely to grant extensionWithdrawal bi...
20:52, 2019-10-22

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

Brexit: Amber Rudd says no evidence Boris Johnson trying to get deal with EU – live news Rudd replaced by Therese Coffey as work and pension secretary while Johnson vows to plough on with Brexit by 31 October 10.59am BST Shadow chancellor...
12:12, 2019-09-08

Trump returns to attacking the Squad while praising Boris Johnson during address – live President specifically targeted congresswoman Rashida Tlaib of Michigan: ‘She’s vicious, she’s like a crazed lunatic’Sign up for the US briefing and ...
19:56, 2019-07-23

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 news LIVE: MPs to return to Westminster as PM faces calls for resignation MPs and peers are preparing to return to Westminster after the bombshell legal ruling that the Prime Minister's suspension of Parliament was unlawful...
09:40, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson's first speech as prime minister: 'No ifs, no buts - out on 31 October' – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as the new PM chooses his cabinetPMQs: May gives Johnson frosty welcomeHammond quits as chancell...
17:40, 2019-07-24

Boris Johnson to meet Emmanuel Macron for crucial Brexit talks - LIVE Boris Johnson is set to meet French President Emmanuel Macron today for what could be crucial Brexit talks....
07:12, 2019-08-22

Boris Johnson flies to UK as parliament returns after court ruling – Politics live 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...
07:48, 2019-09-25

Scheer to assign key roles in Tory caucus as questions mount over leadership Two people from Scheer's innermost circle — Hamish Marshall and Marc-Andre Leclerc — no longer have formal roles in guiding his political future....
00:16, 2019-11-28

Amber Rudd rules herself out of Tory leadership race as she calls for a Brexiteer to become PM Work and Pensions Secretary, Amber Rudd has formally ruled herself out of the Tory leadership race, saying "I don't think it's my time at the moment....
23:52, 2019-05-24

Rory Stewart solves mystery of why he removed his tie during the Tory Leadership debate Rory Stewart has revealed the real reason why he removed his tie during the BBC's Tory leadership debate, saying he did it "because he wanted to"....
10:28, 2019-06-19

Tory leadership contenders grilled on drug use after Michael Gove admission Several Tory leadership contenders were today questioned about their drug use following Michael Gove's admission that he had taken cocaine....
14:08, 2019-06-09

Rory Stewart gains ground to become second favourite in Tory leadership race Tory leadership outsider Rory Stewart gained backing today, in turn hitting the campaigns of more senior Cabinet colleagues, say party sources....
15:00, 2019-06-17

‘Grow up’ Tory leadership candidate lashes out at people calling him ‘Jeremy C**t’ NUMBER 10 hopeful Jeremy Hunt has told BBC presenters to “grow up” and stop mispronouncing his surname....
00:00, 2019-06-15

Peter MacKay denies he’s aiming for Tory leadership after critiquing Scheer MacKay delivered a blistering critique Wednesday of Andrew Scheer, calling the current Conservative leader's social conservative values a ``stinking ...
16:28, 2019-10-31

Canada needs fewer ‘lifers’ in politics, says Tory MP amid leadership speculation Erin O'Toole is among the Conservatives being watched for whether they will run to replace Scheer....
17:40, 2020-01-12

Boris Johnson election win LIVE: PM meets The Queen at Buckingham Palace after resounding victory Boris Johnson will be asked by the Queen to form a government after he celebrated the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s....
12:04, 2019-12-13

Brexit: Boris Johnson ridiculed by Luxembourg PM after skipping press conference – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as British PM meets with Jean-Claude Juncker and Luxembourg’s Xavier BettelJuncker says after Jo...
18:00, 2019-09-16

Emmanuel Macron tells Boris Johnson any new Brexit deal would have to be very similar to existing one – live Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with the French president Emmanuel Macron in P...
18:48, 2019-08-22

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar in last-ditch talks to break deadlock Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar are set to meet for last-ditch Brexit talks to break the deadlock after EU chiefs trashed the Prime Minister's latest ...
09:52, 2019-10-10

Brexit: Queen would sack Boris Johnson if he ignored court over Benn Act, says Grieve – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including chancellor’s speech at Conservative party conference in ManchesterSaji...
15:52, 2019-09-30

Brexit: Boris Johnson denies lying to Queen about reasons for prorogation - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenNorthern Ireland judges rule Boris Johnson prorogation is lawfulCo-op warns of no-...
13:32, 2019-09-12

Boris Johnson news LIVE: New Prime Minister prepares to enter Number 10 and name staff 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...
12:28, 2019-07-24

UK general election 2019: Boris Johnson returns to No 10 after meeting the Queen – live news Updates and reaction as Conservatives seal historic victory and Boris Johnson says Brexit is now the ‘unarguable decision of the British people’Full ...
13:08, 2019-12-13

Brexit news LIVE: Scottish court to decide whether Boris Johnson can be jailed over no-deal The highest civil court in Scotland is preparing to hear arguments over whether Boris Johnson can be forced to extend Article 50 to avoid leaving the...
08:04, 2019-10-04

Brexit: Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar 'agreed they could see pathway to possible deal' during talks - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s meeting with Leo Varadkar to discuss BrexitJeremy Corb...
16:32, 2019-10-10

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

Boris Johnson news LIVE: PM meets The Queen at Buckingham Palace after resounding election win Boris Johnson has been asked by the Queen to form a government after he celebrated the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s....
14:08, 2019-12-13

Brexit news LIVE: MPs to return to Westminster as Boris Johnson faces calls for resignation MPs and peers are preparing to return to Westminster after the bombshell legal ruling that the Prime Minister's suspension of Parliament was unlawful...
08:33, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson makes statement to MPs about Grenfell fire inquiry report – 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...
14:40, 2019-10-30

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

Brexit: Boris Johnson to address MPs as Corbyn says he should apologise to Queen and country – live news Prime minister lands back in UK to face crisis following supreme court rulingFull story: Corbyn tells PM to apologise to Queen and country‘Who runs B...
12:48, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister to welcome new generation of MPs to Westminster on eve of Commons return Boris Johnson will welcome his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today, as they prepare to take their seats in Parliament – many for the ...
08:56, 2019-12-16

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

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister touches down in UK as MPs prepare to return to Parliament Boris Johnson has touched down at Heathrow less than an hour before MPs and peers are due to return to Parliament....
11:45, 2019-09-25

Brexit news LIVE: Chances of securing agreement continue to fade for Boris Johnson Boris Johnson's woes continued today as a new poll found Britain has turned against Brexit....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Boris Johnson tells Merkel EU must abandon backstop if it wants Brexit deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summaryDowning Street lobby briefing - SummaryBrexit deadlock as No 10 i...
18:24, 2019-07-26

Boris Johnson statement LIVE: Prime Minister faces MPs following Supreme Court ruling The Prime Minister has challenged opposition parties to bring forward a no confidence vote against him as he pushed for a general election....
21:00, 2019-09-25

Brexit deal vote result LIVE: Theresa May says MPs must back Boris Johnson over EU agreement Theresa May has called for MPs to back Boris Johnson's new Brexit deal with the EU, saying that she feels a sense of "deja vu" over the debate....
14:32, 2019-10-19

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

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

Brexit: 'I will not negotiate a delay with the EU,' Boris Johnson tells MPs after vote defeat – live news MPs in ‘super Saturday’ Commons session vote 322 to 306 in favour of Letwin amendment that would withhold support for new Brexit dealMPs put brakes o...
16:48, 2019-10-19

Boris Johnson accused of using police as 'props' during rambling Brexit speech – live news PM addresses police in Wakefield after brother Jo Johnson quits citing ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’Lords...
21:48, 2019-09-05

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet new European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen Boris Johnson will meet new European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen for talks in Downing Street on Wednesday....
11:52, 2020-01-08

Boris Johnson chairs first cabinet as critics say party now 'fully taken over by hard right' - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson chairing his first cabinet and his statement to MPs 11.0...
12:16, 2019-07-25

Brexit deal latest LIVE: Boris Johnson in race against time to win over MPs before Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels in a "very confident...
08:16, 2019-10-18

Brexit: Boris Johnson says people 'shouldn't get hopes up too soon' about prospects of deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summary 5.07pm BST It is just plain wrong for Boris Johnson to label ref...
21:36, 2019-08-23

UK Supreme Court decision LIVE: Boris Johnson to hear whether Parliament shutdown was unlawful The Supreme Court will today give its historic ruling over the legality of the five-week Parliament shutdown....
09:57, 2019-09-24

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

Brexit: Amber Rudd says Boris Johnson's language 'does incite violence' – live news Former cabinet minister says ‘casual approach to safety of MPs and their staff is immoral’‘Benn Act is watertight’: Gauke deems Major’s Brexit fears ...
14:36, 2019-09-27

Brexit deal news LIVE: Boris Johnson in race against time to win over MPs before Commons showdown Boris Johnson is facing a race against time to sell his last-minute deal to MPs before a crunch vote as he returns from Brussels in a "very confident...
09:48, 2019-10-18

Brexit vote news LIVE: Boris Johnson comes through first PMQs ahead of second Commons showdown Boris Johnson is appearing at his first Prime Ministers Questions after his crushing defeat in the House of Commons last night....
15:48, 2019-09-04

Brexit: Boris Johnson races the clock as deadline for deal looms – politics live The prime minister will brief cabinet today on the latest negotiations as UK and EU teams resume talks 6.40am BST Guardian front page, Wednesday 16 O...
07:52, 2019-10-16

Supreme Court decision LIVE: Boris Johnson to hear whether Parliament shutdown was unlawful The Supreme Court will today give its historic ruling over the legality of the five-week Parliament shutdown....
08:21, 2019-09-24

Boris Johnson says he would rather 'be dead in a ditch' than delay Brexit, in rambling speech – live news PM addresses police in Wakefield after brother Jo Johnson quits citing ‘unresolvable tension’ between ‘family loyalty and the national interest’Lords...
19:24, 2019-09-05

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....
15:20, 2019-07-25

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson set for Commons run-in with John Bercow over meaningful vote Clashes in the Commons look set to continue today as Boris Johnson attempts to plough on with his Brexit plans....
08:16, 2019-10-21

Boris Johnson chairs first cabinet as critics say party now 'fully taken over by hard right' – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson chairing his first cabinet and his statement to MPs 11.3...
12:48, 2019-07-25

Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Hunt LIVE: Latest news as Britain's next PM set to be announced The nation will today learn who its next prime minister will be as the result of a Tory leadership contest is announced....
05:44, 2019-07-23

UK election: Exit polls show Boris Johnson's Conservatives to win majority +++ live updates Exit polls released shortly after polling closed have put Boris Johnson's Conservatives ahead of Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party. The election has been ...
23:32, 2019-12-12

Boris Johnson news: LIVE updates as Prime Minister vows to have more police on the streets Boris Johnson has vowed to start his plan of having more police on the streets "within weeks" amid warnings of "disaster" if he fails to deliver Brex...
13:52, 2019-07-26

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

Brexit news LIVE: Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson to meet Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg as Northern Ireland denies fresh hopes for deal Boris Johnson will hold Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, Downing Street has confirmed....
13:24, 2019-09-13

Tory leadership contest: Conservatives agree rule change to whittle down candidates The Conservatives have agreed to change the rules for leadership elections to quickly eliminate candidates with little support, an MP has said....
19:28, 2019-06-04

Tory leadership process: How the election works and who will become interim Prime Minister on Friday At least 13 Tory MPs are vying to replace Theresa May after she announced the end to her time as Prime Minister....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Tory leadership race: Housing Minister Kit Malthouse becomes latest MP to declare candidacy Housing Minister Kit Malthouse has become the latest person to throw his hat into the ring for the Tory leadership....
08:28, 2019-05-28

Tory leadership race: Sajid Javid says he will put 20,000 more police officers on the beat if elected Conservative leadership hopeful Sajid Javid has promised to put 20,000 more police officers back on the street if he is elected to be the next Prime ...
09:04, 2019-05-29

John Bercow warns Tory leadership hardliners that parliament can still block no deal John Bercow has warned Tory leadership candidates that parliament can still block a no-deal Brexit....
20:52, 2019-05-28

Tory leadership race: Ten candidates confirmed in final list of hopefuls vying to be PM Tory leadership hopefuls today set out their stalls as the contest to succeed Theresa May formally began....
19:36, 2019-06-10

Sam Gyimah: Former universities minister becomes 13th candidate to enter Tory leadership race Former universities minister Sam Gyimah has announced he is entering the Tory party leadership race....
11:36, 2019-06-02

Brexit: Boris Johnson to address MPs as minister brands parliament 'dead' with 'no moral right to sit' – live news Prime minister lands back in UK to face crisis following supreme court rulingMPs trying to force PM to seek Brexit extension earlierFull story: Corby...
14:28, 2019-09-25

Brexit: Boris Johnson to address MPs as minister brands parliament 'disgrace' with 'no moral right to sit' – live news Prime minister lands back in UK to face crisis following supreme court rulingFull story: Corbyn tells PM to apologise to Queen and country‘Who runs B...
13:56, 2019-09-25

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: New Prime Minister set to make first statement to nation after Theresa May resigns Boris Johnson is preparing to enter Number 10 as prime minister for the first time today after his landslide win over Jeremy Hunt....
16:20, 2019-07-24

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

New Prime Minister LIVE: Theresa May to make final statement as PM before Boris Johnson enters Number 10 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...
14:52, 2019-07-24

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

Brexit and UK politics LIVE: Boris Johnson to block delay as Labour blame game continues New MPs will take their seats in the House of Commons today for the first sitting of parliament since Boris Johnson hailed a "new dawn" in British po...
09:44, 2019-12-17

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

Brexit: Boris Johnson gives speech after brother Jo quits citing 'national interest'– 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...
18:36, 2019-09-05

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

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

Brexit: Boris Johnson at risk of Commons defeat as MPs debate move against no deal – live news Crucial vote expected after 9pm as rebel MPs seek to thwart no-deal BrexitPhillip Lee quits, leaving PM without a majorityJohnson: back me or face el...
21:28, 2019-09-03

Brexit: Boris Johnson meets Merkel in Berlin as France says no deal now most likely outcome - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.06pm BST According to Sky’s Sam Coates, who is in Berlin, there were a few peop...
18:12, 2019-08-21

Boris Johnson Brexit news LIVE: EU rejects PM's latest call to scrap the backstop EU leaders have rejected Boris Johnson's latest call to remove Irish backstop from the Brexit withdrawal agreement....
14:08, 2019-08-20

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Prime Minister begins Cabinet reshuffle after welcoming new MPs to Westminster Boris Johnson welcomed his new cohort of Conservative MPs to Westminster today and has begun to reshape his inner circle....
20:48, 2019-12-16

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

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

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge Boris Johnson suspending Parliament in row over Brexit The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament...
13:04, 2019-09-19

Boris Johnson election results LIVE: Latest as PM celebrates biggest Conservative majority since 1980s Boris Johnson has declared that the Conservative Party has "ended the gridlock" as he celebrated "the biggest Conservative majority since the 1980s"....
11:40, 2019-12-13

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Hearing over Boris Johnson's decision to suspend Parliament enters second day Boris Johnson is set to defend his controversial decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks at the UK's highest court as a hearing in front of ele...
08:41, 2019-09-18

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

BBC election debate LIVE: Party leaders take part in seven-way showdown... but neither Boris Johnson nor Jeremy Corbyn are there Party leaders are taking part in the first seven-way general election debate - but the line-up is missing two key players....
20:32, 2019-11-29

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: MPs to vote on Boris Johnson's deal in 'super Saturday' Commons session – live news All the day’s political news as future of Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal rests on support from ERG, ex-Tory rebels and Labour MPs‘Super Saturday’: your ...
10:08, 2019-10-19

Brexit updates LIVE: Boris Johnson begins Commons struggle to push through his deal this week Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle in the Commons in his bid to push through his Brexit deal in three days....
08:04, 2019-10-22

Brexit vote result LIVE: MPs to decide on Boris Johnson's deal in Commons showdown Boris Johnson today faces a crunch vote on his Brexit deal as Parliament sits on a weekend for the first time in decades....
09:08, 2019-10-19

Brexit: critical day for Boris Johnson as no-deal bill awaits royal assent – live news PM to meet Irish counterpart to discuss backstop before returning to London for another attempt to force October election. Follow the latest news and...
10:36, 2019-09-09

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: Boris Johnson rejects claim he is making Conservative party extreme – live news The prime minister has told his cabinet he is a liberal Tory running a one nation governmentAnalysis: Johnson still ahead in the polls - but by how m...
14:56, 2019-09-10

Boris Johnson news LIVE: Latest as new prime minister prepares to enter Number 10 and name cabinet 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...
08:28, 2019-07-24

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

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

Boris Johnson speech LIVE: PM addresses nation outside Downing Street after landslide election victory Boris Johnson is addressing the nation outside Downing Street after his landslide election victory....
16:24, 2019-12-13

Brexit latest LIVE: Boris Johnson awaits EU's decision on 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....
08:40, 2019-10-23

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

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

Boris Johnson Brexit deal LIVE: Court to decide whether PM can be forced to seek Article 50 extension Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to find out today whether he can be forced by the courts to request an Article 50 extension....
09:52, 2019-10-07

Brexit news LIVE: Court to decide whether Boris Johnson can be forced to seek Article 50 extension Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to find out today whether he can be forced by the courts to request an Article 50 extension....
08:12, 2019-10-07

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