Politics

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Doubts cast on No 10 claims about letter clearing dog airlift out of Kabul
No 10 says Trudy Harrison gave permission as an MP rather than in her capacity as aide to Boris Johnson

Dan Sabbagh

08, Dec, 2021 @6:40 PM

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Misguided tactics won’t win in North Shropshire | Letters
Letters: Declan O’Neill, David Hallam and Dave Green respond to an editorial that urged Labour voters to support the Liberal Democrats in the upcoming byelection. Plus 14-year-old Joseph Walker has a suggestion for opposition parties

Letters

08, Dec, 2021 @5:24 PM

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Poll shows Anglo-French antipathy on rise amid post-Brexit bickering
Exclusive: political tensions prompt increase in numbers of French with negative view of Brits and vice versa

Jon Henley in Paris

08, Dec, 2021 @4:41 PM

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Why is there a row in the UK about Boris Johnson and Christmas parties?
Controversy centres on alleged get-togethers at Downing Street last year when London was under strict lockdown

Nick Hopkins in London

08, Dec, 2021 @4:07 PM

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How Allegra Stratton’s struggles kept press briefing project off air
Ex-journalist seen laughing at Christmas party question is said to have been PM’s pick for the role

Jim Waterson Media editor

08, Dec, 2021 @3:25 PM

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Johnson ‘apologises unreservedly’ over No 10 Christmas party video
PM ‘furious’ to see footage of Downing Street staff joking about lockdown party but insists no such party took place

Peter Walker and Rowena Mason

08, Dec, 2021 @3:12 PM

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‘Absolute disgust’: readers react to footage of No 10 aides laughing about lockdown rules
Government faces backlash over video showing aides joking about Downing Street Christmas party

Rachel Obordo, Jedidajah Otte and Guardian readers

08, Dec, 2021 @1:53 PM

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No 10 faces Tory and public backlash over Christmas party video
Sajid Javid pulls out of interviews amid anger over footage of aides joking about party during lockdown

Rowena Mason and Aubrey Allegretti

08, Dec, 2021 @9:53 AM

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‘A sick joke’: what the papers say about the No 10 Christmas party video
Most splashed on the leaked video showing No 10 staff joking about a lockdown party Downing Street denies took place

Archie Bland

08, Dec, 2021 @8:20 AM

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PM accused of lying after No 10 officials caught joking about Christmas party
Exchange between Ed Oldfield and Allegra Stratton took place last December days after alleged party took place

Peter Walker, Aubrey Allegretti and Jamie Grierson

07, Dec, 2021 @11:07 PM

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Cover-ups and credibility: Johnson’s denials no longer carry much weight
Analysis: perceived gulf between reality and No 10’s statements is making matters worse for government

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

07, Dec, 2021 @8:57 PM

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Every day another minister crashes and burns. Today it was Dominic Raab | John Crace
It was a stroke of luck Raab was on holiday as the Taliban took Afghanistan, or things could have been even worse

John Crace

07, Dec, 2021 @8:13 PM

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