Today news
Boris Johnson
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson Hon FRIBA (born 19 June 1964) is a British politician, writer, and former journalist serving as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019. He was Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016. Johnson was Member of Parliament for Henley from 2001 to 2008 and has been MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. Ideologically, Johnson identifies as a one-nation conservative.
The same in other media
Boris Johnson Alister Jack Scotland county Ross county Douglas 2020 reports Party Boris Johnson Alister Jack Scotland county Ross county Douglas

Galloway and West Dumfries MSP calls on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to resign following party allegations

Reading now: 315
www.dailyrecord.co.uk

One of Dumfries and Galloway’s Tory parliamentarians has urged Boris Johnson to resign.On Wednesday, Scottish Conservative leader Douglas Ross called on Mr Johnson to go after he admitted attending a Downing Street party during lockdown in May 2020.And that’s a view shared by Galloway and West Dumfries MSP Finlay Carson.He said: “I believe his position has now become untenable.

We need a Prime Minister that the public have trust in and who they believe has integrity. There is no two ways about it. Trust and integrity are two of the most fundamental requirements for public office.“He is the Prime Minister and it was his government that put these strict rules in place.

He has to be held accountable for his actions.”By contrast, Dumfries and Galloway MP and Scottish Secretary Alister Jack said he had “faith” in the PM and felt he was doing “a fantastic job”.He urged people to await the result of an inquiry by civil servant Sue Gray into allegations of lockdown parties at Downing Street.Mr Jack said: “Boris Johnson should not resign, I am 100 per cent supporting the Prime Minister.

Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk
The website popstar.one is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News

Emily Maitlis - Oscar Isaac - Marion Cotillard - Ethan Hawke - Jodie Foster - Rachel Stevens - Matt Tebbutt - Gaspard Ulliel dead: Marvel's Moon Knight actor dies in tragic ski accident aged 37 - express - France - county Canadian
express.co.uk
76%
248
Gaspard Ulliel dead: Marvel's Moon Knight actor dies in tragic ski accident aged 37
Emily Maitlis breaks silence as she explains her Newsnight absence[LATEST]Dancing On Ice dealt another blow as Rachel Stevens pulls out of show[TV]Saturday Kitchen's Matt Tebbutt rushed to 'emergency' surgery[HEALTH]Ulliel is a familiar face on our screens as the model for the Chanel fragrance Bleu de Chanel.The French actor starred as the young Hannibal Lecter in 2007’s Hannibal Rising and fashion mogul Yves Saint Laurent in the 2014 biopic Saint Laurent.In 2016 he appeared in Canadian and French film It’s Only The End Of The World.He was also in the upcoming Marvel series Moon Knight alongside Oscar Isaac and Ethan Hawke.The actor will appear posthumously in the series as Anton Mogart/Midnight Man.Ulliel received praise in France for his performances in Summer Things (2002) and Strayed (2003), both of which saw him earn nominations for Most Promising Actor at the César Awards.In 2004 he won the César Award in France for his performance in A Very Long Engagement, in which he starred alongside Marion Cotillard, Audrey Tatou and Jodie Foster.Ulliel was in a relationship with model-singer Gaëlle Piétri.The actor is survived by the couple's son, Orso, who recently celebrated his fifth birthday last week.
Paralympian Jonnie Peacock praises shows like Dancing on Ice for 'representing public' - dailystar.co.uk - Britain - Tokyo
dailystar.co.uk
35%
640
Paralympian Jonnie Peacock praises shows like Dancing on Ice for 'representing public'
Dancing On Ice for bringing diversity to the forefront of British telly.The sprint runner, who took home a bronze medal last year in Tokyo, took part in the 2017 series of Strictly Come Dancing with pro Oti Mabuse.Track and field Paralympian Stef Reid MBE, who lost her right foot in a boating accident and had her right leg below the knee amputated is on the new series of the skating show.Jonnie says: “The inclusion we are seeing - not just disabilities, but against racism and sexism - on TV is what we need to see more of in the world."10 years ago media and TV to now is worlds apart.“Shows like Dancing on Ice I’m A Celebrity, Love Island and I’m A Celebrity are representing the public saying: ‘I want more of this’.“These are not people to be put away and hid in the shadows, so I hope it keeps improving.”The 28-year-old has set himself a new year’s resolution to bring back his Channel 4 show Jonnie’s Blade Camp bigger and better than before in 2022.Series one offered a year-long training camp for five amputees.When he was five, Jonnie’s right leg was amputated below the knee after he contracted meningitis.Jonnie says: “I spoke to the director a couple of weeks ago and I want more one-on-one time with the kids – and more kids.“I’d like to see how many we can help in a day of confidence building.“It was one of the coolest things I’ve ever been involved with and incredibly rewarding.”Jonnie also starred in Hollyoaks this year, which he found more relaxing than his time on Strictly, where he was the first amputee Paralympian to perform on the show.He says: “I grew up watching Hollyoaks so I won’t say no to many things like that which are fun and cool.“It was a bizarre life moment.“I don’t think I enjoyed Strictly as much as I
Boris Johnson - Rachel Riley - Philip Princephilip - Oliver Dowden - 'Disgraceful and disrespectful' Rachel Riley hits out at government in wake of #partygate - express - county Wake
express.co.uk
49%
823
'Disgraceful and disrespectful' Rachel Riley hits out at government in wake of #partygate
Boris Johnson is facing mass scrutiny as it has been alleged that Downing Street staff held two parties the night before Prince Philip's funeral - at a time when Covid restrictions banned indoor mixing.Taking to social media, Countdown star Rachel Riley has shared her thoughts on the government’s actions in a scathing tweet.The newest reports of illegal Downing Street parties, first brought to light by The Telegraph, say that the events took place on April 16, 2021, and went on until the early hours.Boris is facing calls to resign from the opposition as well as some senior Tories but has urged MPs to wait for the outcome of an investigation into lockdown gatherings in government buildings by senior civil servant Sue Gray.Taking to Twitter Rachel, 36, shared a video of Sky News presenter Trevor Phillips recalling the death of his own daughter during this period. Rachel tweeted out to her 693,200 followers: “As more and more has trickled out about party after party, the image of the Queen sitting alone at her husband’s funeral, and stories like @TrevorPTweets really put the behaviour of the government into perspective. “Disgraceful and disrespectful spring to mind,” she added.The tweet she shared read: “Trevor Phillips shares his experience during lockdown, when one of his daughters was very ill.“She died not long after the funeral of Prince Philip, when it is alleged that those working for the government met despite Covid rules.”The video clip attached came from Trevor Phillips on Sunday, where the presenter could be seen trying to restrain his emotions as he challenged Oliver Dowden, one of the party’s co-chairs, over whether the prime minister understood public anger over these gatherings.During the interview, Trevor
Meghan Markle - Boris Johnson - Piers Morgan - Andrew Marr - Piers Morgan hints he has something in store for Boris Johnson ahead of Morning TV return - express - Britain
express.co.uk
90%
928
Piers Morgan hints he has something in store for Boris Johnson ahead of Morning TV return
Piers Morgan, 56, will appear on BBC One’s Sunday Morning show with Sophie Raworth tomorrow at 9am.The former Good Morning Britain presenter has hinted that he has something in store for Boris Johnson, asking him to tune into the broadcast.Tweeting out to his 7.9 million followers, Piers quipped about coming out of his “enforced retirement”. He wrote: “UPDATE: It’s been a quiet news week, so I thought I’d come out of (enforced) breakfast show retirement and do the paper review on BBC1’s new Sunday Morning show with @sophieraworth.”“Tune in from 9am… especially you, Prime Minister @BorisJohnson,” he added somewhat cryptically. Piers’ followers had a mixed reaction to the post, with some eagerly anticipating his return, while others seemed unimpressed by the journalist. “Something big is coming isn't it please say yes,” Maggie1152 speculated.“Not expecting something big to come up in time for this are we?” asked TheMrAlex6.“Oh please bring up Johnson isolating (hiding from the public) when he doesn't need to,” Anne Milne pleaded. “Oh what a nice little Sunday morning treat, don’t hold back I’ve missed you honest opinions and saying how it is!” wrote Nikki Middleton.“Oh exciting, hope you give Boris a good grilling be it a review,” added Steve Gale.“Me too, so miss Piers on TV, love him or hate him..he always delivers a controversial debate,” mused Sara Nicholls. Meanwhile, others weren’t interested, including Minesawater who wrote: “Nah, you’re alright, mate. I’d rather watch a few episodes of Mrs Brown’s boys.”“I look forward to you flouncing off set again,” Paul C added in reference to the moment Piers left Good Morning Britain after being called out on his comments against Meghan Markle.
Boris Johnson - Ricky Gervais - Allegra Stratton - ‘I get the anger’ Ricky Gervais speaks out on alleged Downing Street lockdown party - express
express.co.uk
56%
342
‘I get the anger’ Ricky Gervais speaks out on alleged Downing Street lockdown party
lockdown parties”.The Government came under fire after footage of Boris Johnson‘s former spokesperson Allegra Stratton showed her referring to a “fictional party” as a “business meeting with cheese and wine”.It now faces fresh backlash after a recently leaked email from the Prime Minister’s principal private secretary showed that Downing Street officials held a garden gathering during lockdown.Ricky weighed in on the controversy as he spoke to ITV News ahead of the release of the latest season of After Life on Netflix.The comedian said he understood how those who abided by the restrictions throughout the pandemic felt after the reports came out.He said on Tuesday: “I get it, I get the anger. It’s palpable.“Why wouldn’t they be angry?“Myself and everyone kept to the rules.“I think I’ve been naive all my life, it’s only now that I think… why do we trust them?“Of course we shouldn’t trust the people in charge, that’s how they are in charge.“They shouldn’t be trusted,” the actor concluded.Now Ricky is preparing for the launch of season 3 of After Life on Friday, but filming the last six episodes of the show has been filled with challenges.The production process was put on hold during the coronavirus pandemic and Ricky even admitted he was anxious over whether or not the new season would go ahead.The third season was initially announced in May 2020 after season two was released in April 2020.Nearly a year later, filming finally kicked off and wrapped in June 2021.Ricky himself confessed the uncertainty of the pandemic caused him “anxiety”.He told Deadline on Friday: “It was a year of anxiety, thinking whether it would it go ahead.”“But we didn’t drop a minute due to Covid,” Ricky continued.
Boris Johnson - Naga Munchetty - 'Sorry to get emotional' Naga Munchetty fights back tears over heartbreaking on-air moment - express - county Johnson
express.co.uk
88%
628
'Sorry to get emotional' Naga Munchetty fights back tears over heartbreaking on-air moment
BBC Radio 5 Live presenter Naga Munchetty accepted calls today from listeners who wanted to share their views on Boris Johnson and the ongoing investigation into a party that took place at Number 10 Downing Street.The caller in question told Naga that she had broken the rules during lockdown to see her father, who was isolating alone while his health declined, and shared her “controversial” opinion on Mr. Johnson in light of this fact. Naga, 46, kept calm as her caller, Cath, became choked up as she talked about her father, who died from COVID-19 at the end of 2020. Speaking about her father was clearly difficult for Cath, and at one point another listener texted in to tell her that she had “such grace”, whilst claiming that Boris was clearly lacking in that department. All the while, Naga continued to interview Cath in a considered and measured manner, until the end of the interview, where she couldn’t help but get choked up. Naga became emotional when she asked Cath for her father’s name. She asked: “You have amazing grace, Cath, do you want to tell me your father’s name? Shall we remember him?”Cath confirmed that her father’s name was Roger, causing Naga to take a brief pause. Her voice breaking, Naga continued: “Cath, I’m sorry… I know… Sorry I didn’t mean to get emotional. “I’m so sorry for the pain, and thank you.