The Government has postponed a planned easing of England’s lockdown on Saturday amid a rise in the prevalence of coronavirus in the community.
Boris Johnson believes Twitter and Instagram’s response to anti-Semitic posts by grime artist Wiley “has not been good enough”, Downing Street has said.
Boris Johnson has endured a more turbulent first year as Prime Minister than many of his predecessors.
The “sheer might” of the UK has been shown during the coronavirus pandemic, the Prime Minister has said ahead of a visit north of the border.
Chief nursing officer Ruth May has confirmed she was dropped from a Number 10 press briefing during the lockdown travel storm surrounding Dominic Cummings.
Ministers are under pressure to hold a Downing Street press conference to address questions on the Leicester lockdown extension.
The daily Downing Street coronavirus press conference is to be scrapped in favour of ad hoc briefings, the Government has announced.
The UK has contacted the Trump administration over the way journalists have been treated while covering the protests in the wake of George Floyd’s death, Downing Street has confirmed.
Pockets of protesters clashed with police after thousands of people flooded into central London for a Black Lives Matter demonstration in response to the death of George Floyd.
Downing Street has raised concerns about “very alarming” violence and the arrest of journalists covering the unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd.
Each day, usually at midday or 1pm, the prime minister’s official spokesman holds a telephone briefing for political journalists.
Here is the full text of Dominic Cummings’ statement to the media during Monday’s press conference from the Downing Street rose garden:
Justice Secretary Robert Buckland has labelled it “unproductive” to blame scientists for decisions taken by the Government during the coronavirus crisis.
The UK has denied that those coming from France will be exempt from moves to quarantine international visitors.
The Prime Minister’s announcement of a “road map” out of coronavirus lockdown is the talk of the nation’s papers on Monday.
Boris Johnson is expected to outline a lockdown exit plan "later this week", Downing Street has confirmed.
“Frankly we should all be ashamed that that has to happen – it’s unacceptable. These are the very people that we all need to look after perhaps us or our loved ones in the weeks to come.”
Mariah Carey has postponed a performance due to coronavirus fears.
Dame Barbara Windsor asked Prime Minister Boris Johnson for a kiss during a meeting to discuss dementia.