What do new Partygate photos reveal about PM’s ‘rules were followed’ claim?

Boris Johnson, seen with wine in hand, repeatedly said he had been unaware of any law-breaking parties Today’s politics news – latest updates The prime minister is seen with a grin on his face, his red ministerial case placed on the floor, raising a plastic cup of white or sparkling wine in a toast withContinue reading “What do new Partygate photos reveal about PM’s ‘rules were followed’ claim?”

Boris Johnson’s conversation with Sue Gray in a meeting that never happened | John Crace

Whatever the photos may show, ‘anyone can be ambushed by six bottles of wine, a bottle of gin and a bowlful of crisps’ Boris Johnson: Hello. This is not Boris Johnson. Sue Gray: In which case, I’m not Sue Gray. Continue reading… from Coronavirus | The Guardian via COVID-19 Alerts

Hybrid working grew in Great Britain even as Covid rules eased, data shows

More than four in five workers want to continue flexible model despite government push for return to office More than a third of working adults in Great Britain spent at least part of their time working from home this spring, an official survey of working patterns shows, with the proportion of people hybrid working growingContinue reading “Hybrid working grew in Great Britain even as Covid rules eased, data shows”

Boris Johnson tells Commons last year that no party took place on 13 November 2020 – video

Johnson is facing fresh scrutiny into his denials and dismissals of lockdown parties in Downing Street after new images emerged in which the prime minister can be seen drinking. The images, obtained by ITV News’s Paul Brand, were taken at a leaving do for Lee Cain, the prime minister’s then director of communications, on 13Continue reading “Boris Johnson tells Commons last year that no party took place on 13 November 2020 – video”

Covid can cause ongoing damage to heart, lungs and kidneys, study finds

One in eight Covid hospital patients have heart inflammation up to two months later, researchers find Damage to the body’s organs including the lungs and kidneys is common in people who were admitted to hospital with Covid, with one in eight found to have heart inflammation, researchers have revealed. As the pandemic evolved, it becameContinue reading “Covid can cause ongoing damage to heart, lungs and kidneys, study finds”

Boris Johnson refuses to answer questions on Sue Gray meeting – video

Boris Johnson refuses to answer questions regarding a meeting he had with Sue Gray, as her report on the Partygate scandal is expected to be released imminently. The PM’s spokesperson confirmed that Downing Street instigated the meeting between Johnson and Gray, which took place a few weeks ago No 10 admits PM meeting with SueContinue reading “Boris Johnson refuses to answer questions on Sue Gray meeting – video”

Partygate photos will contradict Boris Johnson’s claims, says Dominic Cummings

Former aide says witnesses have evidence of further lockdown breaches by prime minister Photographs of the prime minister will contradict the accounts of Partygate given by Boris Johnson to police and parliament, his former chief adviser has said. Dominic Cummings, who resigned from No 10 in 2020, said witnesses had evidence of lockdown breaches inContinue reading “Partygate photos will contradict Boris Johnson’s claims, says Dominic Cummings”

Sue Gray report: minister says ‘extraordinary pressure’ on No 10 staff in pandemic helps explain Partygate – UK politics live

Latest updates: Simon Clarke, chief secretary to Treasury, criticises Daily Mail’s briefing against Sue Gray as she prepares to publish full report Briefings accusing Sue Gray of ‘playing politics’ condemned Half of MPs’ staff ‘have clinical levels of psychological distress’ Kim Leadbeater: My sister was killed for being an MP Russia-Ukraine war: latest updates DominicContinue reading “Sue Gray report: minister says ‘extraordinary pressure’ on No 10 staff in pandemic helps explain Partygate – UK politics live”

UK government briefings accusing Sue Gray of ‘playing politics’ condemned by minister

Simon Clarke hits out at claims civil servant ‘enjoying limelight a little too much’ over report into No 10 parties A senior minister has condemned UK government briefings against the civil servant Sue Gray for “playing politics” with her imminent report into lockdown-breaching parties, while arguing it was Gray who sought a meeting with BorisContinue reading “UK government briefings accusing Sue Gray of ‘playing politics’ condemned by minister”

Kim Jong-un buries mentor amid North Korea Covid crisis

State media photos show Kim carrying Hyon Chol-hae’s coffin and throwing earth into his grave as country battles ‘fever’ cases amid Covid outbreak Kim Jong-un attended the funeral for a top North Korean official, state media reported on Monday, helping carry his coffin, as the country maintained the much-disputed claim that its coronavirus outbreak isContinue reading “Kim Jong-un buries mentor amid North Korea Covid crisis”

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