PM: Lord Geidt will do an outstanding job with investigation
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PM: Lord Geidt will do an outstanding job with investigation
Boris Johnson says that Lord Geidt will do an "outstanding job" in his review of the refurbishment of the Prime Minister's flat.
During a visit to King Solomon Academy in west London, the prime minister fails to say if he will publish the report in full but insists he is a fan of retailer John Lewis when asked about reports he and fiancee Carrie Symonds had rejected the furnishings left in the Number 11 flat by his predecessor Theresa May.
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Vaccines minister Nadhim Zahawi says it could be “curtains for Keir next Thursday” as he mocks the Labour leader, who he claims is keen not to talk about policies in the upcoming local elections, instead concentrating on the prime minister’s flat refurbishment. Mr Zahawi also says Boris Johnson was prepared to make further declarations about the redecoration of his Downing Street flat, pending an investigation by the new independent adviser on ministerial standards Lord Geidt. Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The co-founders of an independent music festival have been left 'devastated' after being forced to cancel the event because of England's extended lockdown.The Black Deer Festival was due to take place at Eridge Park in Kent from June 25-27. Co-founders Gill Tee, 65, and Debs Shilling, 55, cancelled the event after Boris Johnson delayed the end of England's lockdown from June 21 to at least July 19.Ms Tee, a former events organiser, told the PA Media news agency she knew of people in the festival industry who had taken their own lives as a result of lockdown.
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Boris Johnson has insisted British farmers will benefit from the UK’s free trade deal with Australia, the first to be negotiated from scratch since Brexit.The Prime Minister said it was “good news” for services and manufacturers in the UK, with British products such as cars, Scotch whisky and confectionery set to be cheaper to sell to Australia because of the tariff-free agreement.
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The delay in lifting all coronavirus restrictions on weddings is a “slap in the face” for couples, one bride-to-be has said.Boris Johnson told a Downing Street briefing on Monday that the current 30-person cap for ceremonies and receptions will still be lifted on June 21, but venues will have to limit numbers and activities based on space.The Government website has been updated to state that “some restrictions” will need to be enforced at weddings and commemorative events, including table service only, social distancing, face coverings and “restrictions on singing and dancing”, amid a delay to the planned final stage of lockdown easing.
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Former prime minister Theresa May has urged the government to reconsider cutting its foreign aid, and stick to the promise made in the 2019 manifesto to "proudly maintain [the government's] commitment to spend 0.7% of GNI on development".
She added the impact on the poorest around the world, and the UK's reputation, were other reasons she opposed the cut. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Members of the Westminster Cathedral congregation have welcomed the news that Prime Minister Boris Johnson was secretly married there yesterday. Harry Groenen, Norilyn King, Herminia Supan, and Flo Zerrouk speak.Regular worshippers at the cathedral said they were “honoured” and “pleased” to learn of his marriage to Carrie Symonds.
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Boris Johnson has married Carrie Symonds in a low-key ceremony planned in strict secrecy.The pair exchanged vows in Westminster Cathedral on Saturday in front of a small group of close friends and family.
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson married his fiancee Carrie Symonds in a secret ceremony at Westminster Cathedral on Saturday, the Sun and Mail on Sunday newspapers reported. Weddings in England are currently limited to 30 people due to COVID-19 restrictions. The Catholic cathedral was suddenly locked down and Symonds arrived 30 minutes later in a limo in a long white dress with no veil.
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Boris Johnson has reportedly married Carrie Symonds in a ceremony planned in strict secrecy.The pair are said to have exchanged vows in Westminster Cathedral in front of a small group of close friends and family.Downing Street would not comment on the reports in the Mail on Sunday and Sun.
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The family of a private investigator murdered in the 1980s has said Metropolitan Police Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick should “absolutely” be considering her position after an inquiry found extensive corruption in the force.Alastair Morgan has been campaigning for decades for justice for his brother Daniel, who was killed with an axe in the car park of the Golden Lion pub in Sydenham, south-east London, on March 10 1987.
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Chancellor Rishi Sunak take part in a science lesson and meet staff and pupils at King Solomon Academy, in Marylebone, London. Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Jonathan Ashworth has said that Labour will support "with a heavy heart" the extension to the lockdown restrictions. The Shadow Health Secretary added that had it not been for Boris Johnson's "outrageous" border policy the extension would not have been necessary. Mr Ashworth called the delay a "massive blow" to businesses in the UK. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced the final step out of lockdown is being delayed by four weeks until July 19. The PM added that thousands more people might die if the restrictions are lifted on June 21 as initially planned. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The Night Time Industries Association (NTIA), which represents clubs and bars across the country, has said one in four businesses will not survive longer than a month without additional financial support. Lynton Middendorp, the owner of North Shore nightclub in Liverpool, said the entertainment industry has been disproportionately affected, which could have grave consequences for many establishments around the UK. Report by Czubalam. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
[NFA] West Virginia Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, a crucial swing vote in the U.S. Senate, announced on Sunday he intends to oppose a sweeping voting rights bill backed by the majority of his fellow Democrats that would expand access to voting across the United States. This report produced by Freddie Joyner.