Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson Delivers Stump Speech For The Vote Leave Referendum Campaign

Is the Leave campaign going around in circles?

23 May 2016 22:01

Boris Johnson took in a car factory as part of his day of campaigning for Vote Leave in Yorkshire. The…

Boris hits back in Brussels banana row. But has he got his facts right this time?

23 May 2016 14:03

Boris has hit back in the row over whether Brussels tells Brits what types of bananas we can eat. Last…

On the EU campaign trail with Boris

23 May 2016 13:03

Boris Johnson is on the Vote Leave campaign trail in York this morning, and has just addressed a medium-sized crowd…

International Paralympic Day in Trafalgar Square

The Boris, Cameron ruck over EU

21 May 2016 10:25

David Cameron and Boris Johnson are the two biggest beasts in the Tory jungle. But they are currently involved in…

The bookmakers are giving up on the chances of Brexit

21 May 2016 8:30

The EU referendum is only weeks away and while the pollsters aren’t offering much certainty about the result, on the betting…

The Mayor Of London Visits Singapore

The story behind Boris Johnson’s ‘President Erdogan’ poem

18 May 2016 19:02

Boris Johnson is by no means short of a bob or two but when I challenged him to create a…

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Boris Johnson wins The Spectator’s President Erdogan Offensive Poetry competition

18 May 2016 19:00

I’m pleased to announce that we have a winner of The Spectator’s President Erdogan Offensive Poetry competition, and here it…

Boris Johnson Leads 48Hour Brexit Blitz Of Campaigning

Has Boris Johnson’s defection to ‘Out’ scuppered the sovereignty bill?

18 May 2016 11:05

Back in the days when Boris Johnson was still deciding which way to go on the EU, Number 10 were…

Jacob Rees-Mogg And Nigel Farage Speak Out Against The European Arrest Warrant

Brexit: the-stab-in-the-back myth is coming

17 May 2016 15:50

I don’t know if ‘Leave’ supporters will win. With the young abstaining and the old voting in a low-turnout referendum,…

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Let’s stop bringing Hitler into the EU debate

17 May 2016 8:48

Wouldn’t it be nice if we could get through just a week of political debate on the EU, or indeed…

Why today is crucial for determining Theresa May’s chances in the next Tory leadership race

17 May 2016 8:27

Theresa May knows all about the pitfalls of speaking at the Police Federation but she is also well aware of…

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EU debate takes ludicrous twist as Ken scolds Boris for Hitler comments

16 May 2016 12:51

You know you’ve not necessarily added a great deal to your argument when Ken Livingstone is telling you off for…

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Another day, another former Mayor of London brings up Hitler

16 May 2016 10:30

Is there something in the water at City Hall? Mr S only asks after Boris Johnson became the second former Mayor…

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The Brexiteers have brought romance back into politics

16 May 2016 10:25

I recently got round to reading Francis Fukuyama’s famous book The End of History and the Last Man. As well…

The Spectator podcast: Boris needs you!

14 May 2016 9:51

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Is the Brexit campaign ‘morphing into Ukip’?

13 May 2016 8:25

Is the Brexit campaign ‘morphing into Ukip’? That’s what Sir John Major will say he fears is happening later. In…

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The English right’s Putinesque conspiracy theories

12 May 2016 18:08

The right, as well as the left, is home to the kind of flaming conspiracy nut who, in Bertie Wooster’s…

The Spectator podcast: Boris needs you!

12 May 2016 7:53

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Today in audio: Boris vs Dave

9 May 2016 16:56

With the May elections over, the EU referendum campaign is now in full swing. David Cameron started the day warning…

David Cameron is now in full ‘Project Fear’ mode

9 May 2016 8:06

David Cameron’s speech this morning about the EU referendum will succeed in doing one thing: infuriating the hell out of…

The Spectator podcast: Erdogan’s Europe

6 May 2016 16:54

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The Spectator podcast: When the right goes wrong

30 April 2016 8:30

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The Spectator podcast: When the right goes wrong

28 April 2016 8:10

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Today in audio: Jeremy Hunt stands firm ahead of junior doctors strike

25 April 2016 17:20

Jeremy Hunt has been facing questions in the Commons ahead of tomorrow’s junior doctors strike. The Health Secretary said the…

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Theresa May has revealed she is a reluctant member of the In campaign

25 April 2016 13:52

One of the worst kept secrets at Westminster is that Theresa May has a distinctly low opinion of Boris Johnson.…