ðŸ‡¬ðŸ‡§

Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, author, and former journalist who has served 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 (MP) for Henley from 2001 to 2008 and has been MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip since 2015. Ideologically, he identifies as a one-nation conservative.

Boris Johnson News and Videos   LIVE

ℹ️ This is a LIVE page which updates automatically as we're monitoring our hand-curated selection of verified and trustworthy media outlets

Advertisement
Analysis: You won't be riding in a driverless Tube train for many years, Jon Stone explains
Credit: Independent - Published 3 hours ago

'We discovered too many care homes didn't really follow the procedures in the way that they could have', prime minister claims
Credit: Independent - Published 5 hours ago

PM reignites row with unions after giving TfL a £1.6bn support package in May
Credit: Independent - Published 6 hours ago

The government will announce any change to Huawei's role in the UK's 5G network within weeks, said culture secretary Oliver Dowden – indicating a new..
Credit: Independent - Published 14 hours ago

Boris Johnson has led another round of applause for healthcare workers on the anniversary of the NHS's founding.
Credit: Independent - Published 1 day ago

PM and Chancellor of Duchy of Lancaster reportedly 'sold' in event raising less than £100 in 1987
Credit: Independent - Published 1 day ago

The behaviour changes required by coronavirus and those needed for the climate emergency seem similar, but the analogy is flawed
Credit: Independent - Published 2 days ago

Boris Johnson says the public must not let businesses down when they reopen on Saturday.
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago

Boris Johnson urges public to 'enjoy summer safely'
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Boris Johnson has made a sudden reversal of his decision on the return of recreational cricket, announcing the sport is set to be back from next weekend having..
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Prime Minister Boris Johnson says recreational cricket is not yet safe to play because of issues surrounding "communal teas and dressing rooms".
Credit: BBC News - Published 3 days ago

'Obviously if we can't then we will have the very good option also of an Australian-style arrangement,' says PM
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

Experts warn Stanley Johnson and Dominic Cummings giving public impression of 'one rule for them' and reducing compliance
Credit: Independent - Published 3 days ago

PM says he will not get into the detail of family conversations
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Boris Johnson has said he would not take the knee, a symbol of support for Black Lives Matter protests, saying he does not believe in "gestures."
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Downing Street is expected to recruit experienced broadcaster to front questions from press
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Exclusive: Voters promised a Brexit boon will consider bid to keep Nissan and Toyota as 'ridiculous', prime minister warned
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Boris Johnson will make the appeal to the public ahead of rule changes and reopenings on Saturday.
Credit: BBC News - Published 4 days ago

Surprise appointment follows departure of UK's top civil servant Sir Mark Sedwill
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Much-delayed new rules on quarantine expected on Friday, to come into effect next week
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Town hall bosses failing to return data privacy paperwork, says Boris Johnson's spokesman
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Prime minister returns to Downing Street lectern 10 days after daily press conferences were halted
Credit: Independent - Published 4 days ago

Stanley Johnson also urges PM to get air bridges between counties up 'as soon as possible'
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

'It's a crisis of unprecedented scale and it's going to get worse,' says former deputy PM
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

A £3bn government pot for skills announced last year has yet to be allocated – even as unemployment threatens to reach 4.5 million
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

The Labour peer, who has been approached about being Britain's candidate to be the next World Trade Organisation (WTO) director general, said the Government..
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

It was, as always, Keir Starmer's fault for failing to focus on the dwindling number of things the prime minister hasn't got wrong
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

Keir Starmer has accused prime minister Boris Johnson in the House of Commons of being "blind to the risks" of easing the coronavirus lockdown.
Credit: Independent - Published 5 days ago

Agency under fire over delays providing data guilty of 'arrogance laced with incompetence', claims ex-Tory leader Iain Duncan Smith
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

'I want to see an outcome that delivers justice for both Israelis and Palestinians....annexation would represent a violation of international law'
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

The pre-briefed Franklin D Roosevelt comparisons never appeared in the end. You can no longer even believe what the prime minister hasn't said
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

PM's spending plans 'would buy you a Netflix subscription but not a green recovery', say environmentalists
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

History professor advises prime minister to 'look more closely' at comparison
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Theresa May has criticised Boris Johnson's decision to appoint an ally with no direct experience as his next national security adviser.
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Our chief political commentator wonders what might have been going through the prime minister's mind as he delivered his speech in Dudley
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Prime minister appears to rule out tax hikes on rich to pay for the economic crash sparked by coronavirus
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Empty shops will be quickly converted into new homes as pandemic restrictions take their toll on struggling High Streets, through a planning rules bonfire.
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Prime minister promises to 'build, build, build' to shore up economy shaken by virus
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

First minister fears Boris Johnson's government 'letting [coronavirus] circulate at higher levels'
Credit: Independent - Published 6 days ago

Boris Johnson said brieings would be revived when government had 'something important to say'
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Cash for hospital maintenance, court upgrades, high street rescues and road upgrades – but not to meet net zero commitment, critics protest
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Prime minister accused of 'go-it-alone' bravado over EU agency
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Downing Street cannot say how many coronavirus test results are coming back within 24 hours – one day before Boris Johnson's deadline for all to be returned..
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

'Maybe question one should be first to 50,' says Labour leader
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

Move comes amid plans for a major shake-up of Whitehall, driven by PM's top aide Dominic Cummings
Credit: Independent - Published 1 week ago

You might like