Priti Patel warns Tory party plotters to ‘forget’ trying to oust Boris Johnson and dismisses rebels

Allies of Boris Johnson have accused MPs trying to topple him of being ‘self-indulgent, narcissistic and contemptuous’ – as Priti Patel led Cabinet ministers in rallying around the PM and told plotters to ‘forget it’. Tory rebels think they could get enough support for a confidence vote next week, and the Prime Minister is said to be increasingly … Read more

Partygate: Boris Johnson faces further grilling by Labour grandees

Harriet Harman will lead new probe into Partygate scandal that could lead to judgement day for Boris Johnson The privileges committee will investigate whether Boris Johnson lied to MPs The committee can determine if the PM knowingly misled the Commons  If found in contempt of Parliament, the PM could be suspended or even expelled The … Read more

Party photos casts doubt over Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak fines’, Tory MP says

Party photos casts doubt over Boris Johnson and Rishi Sunak fines as they are shown ‘having a snack while doing their best for the country’, Tory MP says A Tory MP is saying that the Sue Gray report’s pictured vindicate the PM Marco Longhi said that Boris and Rishi should not have been given fines … Read more

Boris Johnson partygate: Read the Sue Gray report in full 

Read the Sue Gray report in FULL: The findings from Partygate probe into 12 Downing Street bashes including photos of Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak at rule-breaking dos By Mailonline Published: 13:08 BST, 25 May 2022 | Updated: 13:56 BST, 25 May 2022 Advertisement An official inquiry into the partygate scandal today said that the ‘senior … Read more

Backbench Tory MPs circle Boris Johnson as coup rumours persist on eve of Sue Gray’s Partygate probe

‘It’s not just the events, it’s the fact he’s not been straightforward about it’: Anti-Boris Johnson plotters sharpen their knives as they hint at using Partygate to execute coup Backbench Tory MPs circle around Boris Johnson over latest Partygate pictures Former chief whip Mark Harper and senior Tory Tom Tugendhat have spoken out  Tory critics, … Read more

DANIEL JOHNSON : Rise of the Left, and blunders Down Under that Boris Johnson must learn from

Back in December 2020, Brexit talks were stalling and an ‘Australia-style’ no-deal between Britain and the EU loomed. That was when Boris Johnson was overheard whistling the Aussie ballad Waltzing Matilda in the corridors of No 10. In the event, of course, a deal was signed – and the Prime Minister focused his attentions elsewhere … Read more

Sue Gray asked for meeting with Boris Johnson to update him on Partygate report, sources say

A ‘secret’ meeting between Boris Johnson and Sue Gray was requested by her and did not discuss her detailed findings about Partygate, Whitehall sources said last night. A senior official told the Daily Mail that an ‘email trail’ would demolish Opposition claims that the Prime Minister had demanded the meeting in order to ‘fix’ Miss … Read more

Is Germany’s leader so soft on Russia because he’s an ex-Marxist, asks historian DR HUBERTUS KNABE 

Dr Hubertus Knabe says that when he first wrote about Scholz’s youthful collaboration with leading GDR functionaries, several German media outlets refused to publish the revelations Senior politicians from all over the Western world have visited Ukraine in recent weeks. Boris Johnson took part in one of the most memorable foreign visits of his prime … Read more

Another 50 migrants arrive in Dover after trip across the Channel despite Johnson’s get-tough pledge

Another 50 migrants arrive in Dover despite Boris Johnson’s get-tough pledge that 50 asylum seekers have already been told they will be sent to Rwanda Border force bring 50 more migrants to Dover from two boats in the Channel  The latest arrivals include women and young children making dangerous trip Crossings come despite Boris’ get-tough pledge … Read more