Allowing teachers to award grades to pupils this summer is “as good a compromise as we can come to” following the cancellation of formal exams, Boris Johnson has said.
Outdoor learning centres have warned they could be “lost forever” if they aren’t included on Boris Johnson’s roadmap to reopen from England’s latest lockdown.
It is “too early” to say if people will be allowed to take summer holidays abroad or in the UK, Boris Johnson has said.
As 2020 drew to close after a tumultuous year, Boris Johnson was in celebratory mood as the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine was approved for use in the UK.
The Queen and Boris Johnson have led tributes to Captain Sir Tom Moore, who has died aged 100 after testing positive for COVID-19.
UK nationals and residents returning from 30 “red list” countries will be placed in quarantine in government-provided accommodation – such as hotels – for 10 days, Boris Johnson has told MPs.
UK airline bosses have written to Boris Johnson insisting there is not enough evidence that imposing hotel quarantines on all travellers arriving into the country is necessary.
Nicola Sturgeon has accused Boris Johnson of being “frightened of democracy” and said she will seek a “legal referendum” on Scottish independence.
Boris Johnson does not take naps during the day and claims that the prime minister likes an afternoon snooze are “untrue”, Number 10 has said.
Footballer Marcus Rashford has written to Boris Johnson to call for an “urgent review” on free school meals, stressing a need for reform to keep the initiative going for the long-term.
People are being urged to stick to lockdown rules as coronavirus cases soar across the UK – and Boris Johnson has warned ministers “may have to do more” if rules “are not being properly observed”.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s father has revealed he is applying for a French passport to maintain ties with the EU post-Brexit.
Boris Johnson could take the coronavirus vaccine live on TV, his press secretary has suggested.
All eyes are on Boris Johnson and what coronavirus restrictions will be rolled out across England when the national lockdown ends and how much those will be relaxed over Christmas.
Ten other Conservative MPs are self-isolating along with the prime minister after one of them tested positive for coronavirus.
Boris Johnson is self-isolating after an MP he had a meeting with later tested positive for COVID-19.
Politicians from all sides have welcomed the departure of Boris Johnson’s senior adviser.
Boris Johnson has said the “whole point” of controversial Brexit legislation enabling ministers to break international law is to safeguard the Northern Ireland peace process, as he moved to reassure President-elect Joe Biden.
Four weeks of lockdown in England is “enough” to make a “real impact” on coronavirus infection rates, Boris Johnson has said.
Self-employed workers will be able to claim government support worth 80% of trading profits as England prepares to enter a new lockdown, Boris Johnson has announced.
England will enter a month-long lockdown from Thursday, Boris Johnson has announced.
England is to enter a second national lockdown from Thursday, Boris Johnson has announced, as a second wave of coronavirus cases continues to grow.
More than 50 Tory MPs from “red wall” seats are demanding a “roadmap out of lockdown” from Boris Johnson and a post-COVID economic recovery plan for the north of England.
The embattled Welsh first minister – under attack over shops in Wales refusing to sell tampons, books and clothes – has bitterly attacked Boris Johnson over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Greater Manchester will enter Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions from Friday, Boris Johnson has confirmed.
Businesses that trade with Europe are to be warned by Boris Johnson this week that time is running out to prepare for a no-deal Brexit.
Greater Manchester residents will have Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions imposed on them even if local leaders do not agree, Boris Johnson has warned.
The UK’s coronavirus testing system – for so long a source of embarrassment for ministers – could get a major boost with millions of new fast turnaround tests, Boris Johnson has said.
A new three-tier system of coronavirus restrictions is being introduced in England, Boris Johnson has announced, with Liverpool put in the highest tier.
There will “inevitably” be inconsistencies in the new three-tier lockdown system, Boris Johnson says, as it emerged the city with the highest infection rate in England will avoid the strictest COVID-19 rules.