Boris Johnson

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How will the ‘war’ on coronavirus change Britain?

March 26, 2020 2:55 pm

Boris Johnson has railed against the ‘nanny state’, yet he now finds himself ordering people to stay in their houses

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Boris Johnson had little choice but to impose a coronavirus crackdown

March 24, 2020 9:20 am

Failure to act decisively now would levy a much bigger toll

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In Britain, coronavirus will be a test of trust

March 19, 2020 2:33 pm

If the UK gets it wrong, then the nature of the relationship between the citizen and the state will be changed for at least a generation

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The thinking behind the British government’s new coronavirus approach

March 17, 2020 5:07 pm

Their initial strategy would likely have resulted in 250,000 deaths as the infections would overwhelm intensive care

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Boris Johnson knows the risk he is taking with his coronavirus strategy

March 14, 2020 1:28 pm

Why isn’t the UK doing what so many other countries are doing?

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What does Britain want from a trade deal with the US?

March 2, 2020 1:47 pm

Unpacking the UK’s opening position

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Le crunch: are the Brexit talks doomed before they begin?

February 26, 2020 11:38 pm

The EU and the UK are set for a bad-tempered first few meetings

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The Brexit reshuffle: every great office of state is now held by a Leaver

February 20, 2020 8:28 am

The Brexit celebrations on January 31 disguised the fact that, in practical terms, nothing changed the next day

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Boris wants a 2024 election — and wants to start his building boom now

February 13, 2020 3:53 pm

The Tories must make some progress if they want to win re-election

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Revealed: Trump hung up on Boris during heated Huawei call

February 7, 2020 10:48 am

Expect some warm and fuzzy British overtures towards Team Trump in the coming weeks

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Why ‘Australia-style deal’ is the new Brexit buzzword in the UK government

February 2, 2020 12:26 pm

What type of free trade deal does the EU have with Australia? Well, there currently isn’t one

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What will the Tories fight about now?

January 30, 2020 9:21 am

While the issue of Europe no longer splits the party, it could be superseded by an even older Tory fault-line: free trade

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After Brexit

January 29, 2020 6:09 am

A US-Britain trade deal would be a boon for Boris Johnson and Donald Trump

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French disconnection: how Emmanuel Macron went from savior to failure

January 26, 2020 1:50 pm

Macron needs help and his new best friend, bizarrely, is Britain’s prime minister

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Did MBS kompromat Boris?

January 23, 2020 10:56 am

When he was foreign secretary, Boris Johnson would regularly give out his number to world leaders

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What have you changed your mind on?

January 18, 2020 12:53 pm

A Spectator survey

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Why the UK cabinet reshuffle might not be so radical after all

January 16, 2020 12:43 pm

Today, Johnson is in a more powerful position than any British prime minister since Tony Blair prior to the invasion of Iraq

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Revealed: Boris’s blueprint for Brexit

January 9, 2020 8:46 am

For the first time in four years, the British government knows what it wants

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Fraser Nelson: Boris tends to deliver, under circumstances that would stump most other people

January 9, 2020 8:11 am

Judge him by what he achieves, and not by how he does it

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Boris Johnson passes EU withdrawal agreement bill with huge majority

December 20, 2019 10:45 am

Britain is set to leave the EU on January 31

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‘I’ve had two totally successful marriages’: Stanley Johnson interviewed

December 19, 2019 7:52 am

Boris’s dad on reality TV, the environment and why his children don’t feature in his proudest achievements

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Boris’s Britain: How the UK PM intends to deliver for his new friends in the North

December 19, 2019 7:37 am

The Johnson plan is taking shape, with three components

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A second Scottish referendum could be the biggest headache of Boris’s premiership

December 19, 2019 7:14 am

There is a reason why the SNP has spent a generation arguing the case for ‘independence in Europe’

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Boris Johnson: Perhaps my campaign was ‘clunking’. But sometimes, clunking is what you need

December 18, 2019 3:31 pm

For the millions who voted in 2016 to remain in the EU, but who have just voted to get Brexit done, we must develop a new and warm pro-Europeanism

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Would Boris prefer a Special Relationship with Bloomberg?

December 18, 2019 10:48 am

The billionaire Democratic hopeful even helps employ the British PM’s girlfriend