Boris Johnson Archive

Theresa May Defends Toby Young Despite His “Misogyny And Homophobia” Tweets
The Prime Minister has supported the right-wing journalist and her controversial new university tsar Toby Young in spite of his sick joke about starving children on Comic Relief in 2009.

Despite mounting pressure to sack Young over a series of misogynistic and homophobic tweets, Theresa May praised his “good work” setting up free schools and said he’ll be given another chance. “Frankly I’m not at …

Theresa May’s Cabinet Is ‘Mad, Ludicrous And Clueless About The Economy; Former Tory Minister Says
Boris Johnson and Liam Fox were “crazy” to focus on “shameful” talk of trade deals with Commonwealth countries like New Zealand, rather than China

A former Treasury Minister has sharply blasted ministers for seeking to cut trade deals with Commonwealth countries rather than giants such as China. Lord O’Neill, attacked the Brexiteers in Government such as Boris Johnson and …

Theresa May Faces Political Defeat Over Counting Foreign Students As Immigrants
Despite opposition from the Prime Minister, foreign students 'will be cut' from immigration figures by ministers

Theresa May is facing a political defeat that would force her to abandon her much-criticised policy of counting foreign students as immigrants in official statistics. While the Prime Minister has blocked the move for years, arguing …