Boris Johnson  preparing his speech  in his hotel room on the third day of the annual Conservative Party conference in Manchester. Photograph:  Stefan Rousseau/pool/AFP via Getty Images

Boris Johnson has denied that Britain is facing an economic crisis, dismissing fuel, food and labour shortages as predictable consequences of emerging(...)

Britain’s government is investigating how footage of Matt Hancock kissing and embracing an aide found its way into the media. Photograph: Niklas Halle’nI/AFP via Getty Images

The British government is investigating the leak of CCTV footage of Matt Hancock kissing an aide in his office, which led to his resignation as health(...)

Boris Johnson: ‘We do want to do some opening up on May the 17th, but I don’t think that the people of this country want to see an influx of disease from anywhere else.’ Photograph: Lindsey Parnaby/WPA Pool/Getty

Britain is on course to ditch the Covid-19 social distancing rule requiring people to stay at least one metre apart towards the end of next month, pri(...)

Former British prime minister David Cameron: engaged Lex Greensill, an Australian financier, as an adviser in Downing Street and, after he left office, he joined Mr Greensill’s company. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP

Britain’s civil service has been told to find out by Friday if senior officials have second jobs after it emerged that the man in charge of government(...)

European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen at the EU summit in Brussels on Friday. Photograph: Olivier Matthys, Pool/AP

The European Union has appealed to the British government to come to a compromise on state aid rules to break the deadlock in Brexit talks and allow t(...)

 Prime minister Boris Johnson  returning to Downing Street on Tuesday  after holding the first weekly meeting of the cabinet since the summer recess. Photograph:  AFP via Getty Images

Boris Johnson has defended his government’s record after a summer of U-turns that has seen his personal poll ratings slump amid unease on the Conserva(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson: ‘We’re on the Hillary Step going strong for the summit, but it is shrouded in cloud.’ Photograph: Getty

British prime minister Boris Johnson’s hopes of securing a new withdrawal agreement at the European Council were in the balance on Wednesday night as (...)

Britain’s prime minister Boris Johnson in the House of Commons: set out his government’s priorities at a ceremony  of pomp and pageantry attended by the queen. Photograph: HO/AFP via Getty

Boris Johnson has told MPs he remains determined to take Britain out of the European Union on October 31st despite signs that talks on a Brexit deal c(...)

British prime minister Boris Johnson: ‘What we are saying to our friends is, this is a very generous, fair and reasonable offer that we have made.’ Photograph: PA Wire

Britain has called on the European Union to show greater engagement with Boris Johnson’s proposal for replacing the backstop as hopes fade that a deal(...)

British media reported that Mr Johnson had called an emergency cabinet meeting for later on Monday

Sterling weakened on Monday as British media reported that Boris Johnson was preparing to call an election on the eve of a clash between the governmen(...)

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