Boris Johnson apology: Is it time for PM to go?

Boris Johnson apology: Is it time for PM to go? How the national media has reacted to the PM's repeated apologies over breaking laws.

Boris Johnson apology: Is it time for the PM to go?

What is happening?

Sue Gray report released - the reaction!

Sue Gray report released – the reaction! 

A look at how the media has reacted to the release of the hotly-anticipated Sue Gray report – the probe into law breaking at Downing Street during Covid lockdowns in 2020 and 2021, and the prime minister’s statement on the findings.

What are the facts?

Perspective
  • PM apologised in Commons on Tuesday over Partygate fines. 
  • Attended first PMQs since the Easter break where the main topic was partygate. 
  • PM apologised again amid calls for his resignation. 
  • PM refuses to resign and instead says we should focus on Ukraine.
  • PM been rallying support among Tory MPs – ahead of vote on Thursday whether claims he misled Parliament should be investigated by a committee.
  • Labour has described Johnson’s apology as a joke and is calling for further action.
  • Under government rules, ministers who knowingly mislead Parliament, which the PM denies doing, are expected to resign.

Media Bias

Media Bias

Media Bias

Media Bias

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