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Starmer fluffed his lines at partygate PMQs

PMQs was a warm-up today. The main event was Boris’s response to Sue Gray’s partygate report. Boris’s body language was sheepish as he sat through PMQs. He hunched in his place, head down, legs crossed, his meaty arms enclosing his ribs in what psychologists call a ‘self-comforting’ gesture.

spectator.co.uk ,  1 day ago 262
Starmer fluffed his lines at partygate PMQs

PMQs – From humbled, to revived, to calling for Starmer to resign – all in one afternoon’s work

He even bizarrely said Stamer would have supported 'Vladimir Corbyn' as a Labour PM, ignoring the fact he stuck the son of a KGB agent in the Lords and takes millions from Russian donors. Today’s PMQs was followed by a statement on the Sue Gray report, so it was two for the price of one – Something you assume the Downing Street staffers took advantage of when they were filling suitcases with wine, or what Jamie Oliver seems so angry about.

thelondoneconomic.com ,  1 day ago 273
PMQs – From humbled, to revived, to calling for Starmer to resign – all in one afternoon’s work

Starmer blasts Boris for ‘saving his own skin’ for taking ‘responsibility’ for partygate then blames his staff

Boris Johnson has apologised on Wednesday over the Sue Gray finding into the long awaited partygate report. Sue Gray who is a top civil servant presented the damning culture over breaking rules in Downing Street during lockdown citing examples of late night boozing and a brawl broke out. The Prime Minister claimed that he was “disappointed” by the antics of his staff and then said he was “humbled and had learned lessons” from the Gray report.

londonlovesbusiness.com ,  1 day ago 26
Starmer blasts Boris for ‘saving his own skin’ for taking ‘responsibility’ for partygate then blames his staff

Dominic Raab looks fed up as Boris Johnson makes up new Keir Starmer nickname

Dominic Raab offers fed-up sideways glance to colleagues during Boris Johnson statement THE deputy prime minister appeared completely unimpressed by his boss’s handling of PMQs in the wake of the Sue Gray report being published. Dominic Raab, who is also the Justice Secretary, looked absolutely fed up with Boris Johnson’s nonsense as the Tory leader branded Keir Starmer “Sir Beer Korma” on Wednesday.

www-tmp.thenational.scot ,  1 day ago 1
Dominic Raab looks fed up as Boris Johnson makes up new Keir Starmer nickname

Keir Starmer lays into Boris Johnson saying PM's conduct is 'lower than a snake's belly'

The Prime Minister rebuffed opposition demands, and one from his own side, to resign over the multiple rule breaches detailed in the Sue Gray report. Keir Starmer has described Boris Johnson’s conduct during the lockdown parties in Downing Street as “lower than a snake’s belly”.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  1 day ago 42
Keir Starmer lays into Boris Johnson saying PM's conduct is 'lower than a snake's belly'

Boris Johnson rages at Starmer’s hypocrisy ‘What about you?! You’re under investigation!’

BORIS JOHNSON has raged at Sir Keir Starmer for failing to apply the same "high standards" to himself as he has done to the PM. The Prime Minister mockingly called the Labour leader “Sir Beer Korma” as he blasted his opposition for his “frankly sanctimonious obsession” with Boris Johnson’s rule-breaking during the pandemic.

express.co.uk ,  1 day ago 53
Boris Johnson rages at Starmer’s hypocrisy ‘What about you?! You’re under investigation!’

Starmer Accuses Johnson Of Planning Windfall Tax 'U-Turn' To Deflect From Partygate Scandal

The Labour leader turned the prime minister's joke on himself, saying: "I'm told hindsight is a wonderful thing!" Keir Starmer tore into Boris Johnson amid claims the prime minister is planning to bring in a windfall tax despite ruling one out for months.

huffingtonpost.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Starmer Accuses Johnson Of Planning Windfall Tax 'U-Turn' To Deflect From Partygate Scandal

Keir Starmer turns Captain Hindsight joke on Boris Johnson over windfall tax 'U-turn'

The Labour leader said while Boris Johnson was “distracted” trying to save his own job, the country has been counting the costs as household bills skyrocket Keir Starmer ripped into Boris Johnson at Prime Minister's Questions, minutes after he'd been battered by damning revelations in Sue Gray's report.

mirror.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Keir Starmer turns Captain Hindsight joke on Boris Johnson over windfall tax 'U-turn'

Boris Johnson sparks Commons eruption as he slams Starmer for 'running the country down!'

BORIS JOHNSON has slammed Sir Keir Starmer for "running this country down" after the Labour leader accused the PM of being the "last person to spot" crises in the UK. The Prime Minister lambasted Sir Keir for his repeated assertions that the UK had the “highest COVID death rate in Europe”.

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Boris Johnson sparks Commons eruption as he slams Starmer for 'running the country down!'

PMQs: Johnson and Starmer on cost of living and windfall tax

Boris Johnson said the government was "helping people now" when challenged over taxing the high profits of oil and gas firms. Sir Keir Starmer said Labour had been repeatedly calling for a windfall tax while household bills were rising alongside the profits of oil and gas firms, but he was now expecting the government to make a U-turn.

bbc.com ,  1 day ago 0
PMQs: Johnson and Starmer on cost of living and windfall tax

Susanna Reid shuts down Grant Shapps after minister attempts to draw partygate and beergate comparison

The Transport Secretary was sent out by the government to defend Boris Johnson after pictures emerged of him drinking at a leaving do in Number 10 in November 2020 during the second covid lockdown. Susanna Reid took aim at Grant Shapps after the Tory minister attempted to bring up Keir Starmer's potential breaches of covid rules when discussing partygate in Downing Street.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  2 days ago 358
Susanna Reid shuts down Grant Shapps after minister attempts to draw partygate and beergate comparison

'Align with facts!' Starmer skewered over 'Labour's anti-Brexit propaganda' on UK economy

SIR KEIR STARMER has been criticised over the Labour Party's "anti-Brexit propaganda". The leader of the Opposition has worked to create the impression a Government under his control would not seek to move the country back into the European Union. But Labour now stands accused of “pumping out” attacks against the Tory party, “plenty” of which have related to our withdrawal from the Brussels bloc.

express.co.uk ,  3 days ago 5
'Align with facts!' Starmer skewered over 'Labour's anti-Brexit propaganda' on UK economy

Quash talk of a Labour deal with SNP now, veteran election team urges Starmer

Tory attacks depicting the party in the pocket of Scots nationalists ‘must be halted before they lose us support’ Keir Starmer’s team is being urged to refute any Conservative claims that Labour will be propped up in government by the SNP after the next general election, by drawing up early and clear “red lines” against any deals with the Scottish party.

theguardian.com ,  5 days ago 12
Quash talk of a Labour deal with SNP now, veteran election team urges Starmer

Boris bashers have little to show for all their sound and fury, says PATRICK O'FLYNN

Patrick O'Flynn But it will not be an inquiry into Johnson, who learned on Thursday that he faces no further fines at the conclusion of the Metropolitan Police’s “Partygate” investigation. Instead, it will be the Labour leader under the shadow of a police probe into his “Beergate” booze-up in Durham.

express.co.uk ,  6 days ago 37
Boris bashers have little to show for all their sound and fury, says PATRICK O'FLYNN

Keir Starmer accuses government of acting like 'headless chickens' over cost of living crisis

The Conservative Party voted down an amendment to hit oil and gas companies with a 'windfall tax' Sir Keir Starmer has said the government are "running around like headless chickens" instead of helping struggling families combat the cost of living crisis. Earlier this week, the Labour Party tried to force oil and gas companies to pay a "windfall tax" to combat rising fuel prices.

examinerlive.co.uk ,  7 days ago 8
Keir Starmer accuses government of acting like 'headless chickens' over cost of living crisis

Met's Partygate probe's over but Keir's now about to drown in his own beer- DAVID MADDOX

SO is that really it? After all the fuss and frothing outrage from Labour and others over parties at Downing Street demanding that Boris Johnson should be forced to resign, he was only fined once and that was for having a piece of cake on his birthday. With the Metropolitan Police drawing their involvement in the so-called Partygate to an end the fact that the Prime Minister had merely one fine for what many consider to be a very minor issue surely draws a line under the whole issue.

express.co.uk ,  7 days ago 15
Met's Partygate probe's over but Keir's now about to drown in his own beer- DAVID MADDOX

Nandy sparks Twitter fury as she claims Starmer would solve cost of living crisis as PM

LABOUR MP Lisa Nandy claimed Sir Keir Starmer would solve the economic concerns of the cost of living crisis if he was Prime Minister, sparking ridicule on social media. Lisa Nandy claimed Prime Minister Sir Keir Starmer would be able to successfully address the cost of living crisis causing prices to soar across the nation.

express.co.uk ,  7 days ago 103
Nandy sparks Twitter fury as she claims Starmer would solve cost of living crisis as PM

'He's got no answers' Starmer says Johnson MUST quit - despite Met closing Partygate probe

KEIR Starmer insisted Boris Johnson needs to step down after the investigation on partygate exposed an "industrial-scale" level of breaches. Asked if he was still calling for Boris Johnson to quit, Sir Keir Starmer told reporters in Leeds: "My view on the Prime Minister has not changed.

express.co.uk ,  7 days ago 81
'He's got no answers' Starmer says Johnson MUST quit - despite Met closing Partygate probe

‘A complete waste of time’: Ken Clarke attacks Sunak for failing to help poor hit by cost of living crisis

‘Cut out all the tax cutting’, ex-Tory chancellor says – calling for universal credit hikes instead Starmer accuses Rees-Mogg of acting like ‘overgrown prefect’ Ken Clarke has attacked Rishi Sunak’s efforts to ease the cost of living crisis, warning they are failing to help the poor while rewarding the better-off.

independent.co.uk ,  8 days ago 124
‘A complete waste of time’: Ken Clarke attacks Sunak for failing to help poor hit by cost of living crisis