Boris Johnson “looks like he’s laughing” on the British public after photos emerged of him drinking wine in Downing Street, Labour’s deputy leader has said. Angela Rayner added that the prime minister “must have resigned by now”.
Each she and Labour leader Sir Kier Starmer have said they might resign in the event that they are fined over separate claims they breached Covid rules last yr.
An inquiry right into a raft of allegations about gatherings held in Downing Street and Whitehall throughout the pandemic ended last week. The prime minister, his wife, and Chancellor Rishi Sunak all received one high-quality each for attending a birthday celebration thrown within the PM’s honour in June 2020.
No 10 confirmed the PM was not facing any additional fines from the police.
Boris Johnson pictured drinking at No 10 lockdown event