Watch again: Boris Johnson faces Keir Starmer at PMQs as Labour leader accuses PM of ‘winging it’

Boris Johnson and Sir Keir Starmer have reacted to the killing of George Floyd in the US in Prime Minister’s Questions. The Prime Minister called the killing “appalling and inexcusable”, and he added that he “perfectly understands” people’s right to protest. Labour leader Sir Keir said the killing had “shone a light on racism” in … Read more Watch again: Boris Johnson faces Keir Starmer at PMQs as Labour leader accuses PM of ‘winging it’

Live: Boris Johnson faces Sir Keir Starmer in Prime Minister’s Questions – 3 June | ITV News

Live: Boris Johnson faces Sir Keir Starmer in Prime Minister’s Questions after the Labour leader called on the PM to ‘get a grip’ on his handling of the coronavirus crisis. • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • Get breaking news and more stories at http://www.itv.com/news Follow ITV News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/itvnews/ Follow ITV … Read more Live: Boris Johnson faces Sir Keir Starmer in Prime Minister’s Questions – 3 June | ITV News

Watch in full: Matt Hancock delivers coronavirus update after some schools reopen

The UK government holds daily briefing on the coronavirus outbreak, after more than 50 councils opposed Boris Johnson’s plan to reopen classrooms to Reception, Year One and Year Six students. Councils across England sided with teaching unions that have argued it is still not safe to send pupils back to school, with the rate of … Read more Watch in full: Matt Hancock delivers coronavirus update after some schools reopen

Piers Morgan Says Dominic Cummings Has Destroyed the Lockdown | Good Morning Britain

Piers Morgan reacts to Dominic Cummings refusal to resign after he broke lockdown rules to drive to Durham. Boris Johnson has backed his key adviser Dominic Cummings, amid the row over the aide’s lockdown travel. The Prime Minister said: “In every respect, he has acted responsibly, legally and with integrity.” Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa … Read more Piers Morgan Says Dominic Cummings Has Destroyed the Lockdown | Good Morning Britain

Why Boris Johnson won’t sack Dominic Cummings

Dominic Cummings has been a key part of Boris Johnson’s success – even before he became prime minister. Despite calls for the PM to sack his chief adviser for allegedly breaking lockdown rules, he has provoked widespread anger by defending him. Joe Pike explores the history of their relationship. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for … Read more Why Boris Johnson won’t sack Dominic Cummings

Easing of lockdown means new rules to apply across the UK – BBC News

People in Scotland have been allowed to meet friends and family in small groups outdoors, for the first time since lockdown measures were introduced in late March. It comes as Wales’ First Minister announced plans for relaxing restrictions there, with Boris Johnson saying yesterday that some measures in England would also be eased, from Monday. … Read more Easing of lockdown means new rules to apply across the UK – BBC News

Outrage over Minneapolis, China & Hong Kong, Cummings stays (for now), Waiting for cafés to reopen

Why is it still happening? As outrage spreads over yet another killing by police of an unarmed African-American, Twitter filters a Donald Trump tweet for glorifying violence. François Picard’s panel reviews the roots and consequences of the riots in Minneapolis and elsewhere. Also in the show: China shrugs off US pressure over Hong Kong, Boris Johnson … Read more Outrage over Minneapolis, China & Hong Kong, Cummings stays (for now), Waiting for cafés to reopen

Up to six people can meet in gardens in England from Monday | ITV News

From Monday, lockdown in England will ease to allow up to six people to meet in “private gardens”, “provided those from different households continue to stick to social distancing rules”, Boris Johnson has announced. Schools will also be opened up to “more children” from Monday – including reception and years one and six – as … Read more Up to six people can meet in gardens in England from Monday | ITV News

Police say Dominic Cummings may have broken broken rules with Durham trip | ITV News

Dominic Cummings might have committed a “minor breach” of lockdown rules when he made a journey to Barnard Castle, Durham Police’s investigation has concluded. Mr Cummings, Boris Johnson’s chief aide, made a 260-mile trip to stay close to his parents in Durham when he was ill with coronavirus symptoms during lockdown. Durham Police “does not … Read more Police say Dominic Cummings may have broken broken rules with Durham trip | ITV News

Johnson blocks scientists from answering ‘political’ questions at coronavirus briefing

Boris Johnson repeatedly prevented journalists from asking the chief scientific adviser, Sir Patrick Vallance, and the chief medical officer, Chris Whitty, for comments on Dominic Cummings’ breach of lockdown, at the government’s daily coronavirus briefing on Thursday. Both Vallance and Whitty eventually confirmed they did not want to be involved in politics, to which Johnson … Read more Johnson blocks scientists from answering ‘political’ questions at coronavirus briefing

PM: Groups of six can meet outdoors in England from 1 June

Millions of families and friends kept apart by the lockdown will be able to meet again from Monday. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe)  Boris Johnson said the change in the rules for England would be “a long awaited joyful moment for many”. But the Prime Minister also faced more questions about Dominic Cummings after Durham Police said he … Read more PM: Groups of six can meet outdoors in England from 1 June

Boris Johnson: groups of up to six can meet in England from Monday

Boris Johnson has said groups of up to six people will be able to meet outdoors in parks and gardens in England from Monday, as long as they observe social distancing rules and remain 2 metres apart. The prime minister announced the latest modest easing of the lockdown at the daily coronavirus briefing, where he … Read more Boris Johnson: groups of up to six can meet in England from Monday

Coronavirus – The Latest: Thursday 28 May

Subscribe to our daily Coronavirus podcast with analysis of the impact on health, business and travel in the UK and beyond: https://www.playpodca.st/coronavirus In this episode: Boris Johnson announces groups of up to six can meet from Monday, the government’s ‘test and trace’ system sees a chaotic first day, and should deaths be measured per capita? … Read more Coronavirus – The Latest: Thursday 28 May

UK Government coronavirus update: Boris Johnson announces easing of lockdown in England from 1 June

The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, leads the UK Government’s daily coronavirus press conference, as he details the next steps for the easing of the lockdown in England, after confirming that all five tests required for the next phase have been met. From Monday 1 June, up to six people can meet outside as long as those … Read more UK Government coronavirus update: Boris Johnson announces easing of lockdown in England from 1 June