Boris

Boris Johnson is repeating Churchill’s campaign mistake

10 November 2019 7:00

In one of Boris Johnson’s opening salvoes of the 2019 campaign he said of Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour party: ‘they detest…

Brexit party MEP Claire Fox shows solidarity with Boris

28 June 2019 9:09

Tom Penn and Eve Leigh, the next-door Remainer neighbours of Boris Johnson and Carrie Symonds who recorded their late-night row,…

Will Trump and Boris meet next week?

31 May 2019 10:35

Trump and Boris; Boris and Trump – the two men have a lot more in common than funny hair, an…

Watch: Kenyan President forgets the name of Boris Johnson – ‘the bicycle guy’

30 August 2018 14:29

It can be hard adjusting to life after high office. One minute you’re one of the most powerful people in…

Former deputy mayor on the double standards of Boris backlash

8 August 2018 9:29

Boris Johnson graces the front pages of not one but seven newspapers this morning as the row over his burka…

Watch: Bercow bashes Boris

6 March 2018 15:11

It’s safe to say that Boris Johnson is not having a good day. As well as finding himself in a…

After his Iran blunder, Boris must learn that careless talk can cost lives

7 November 2017 14:11

Boris Johnson’s Iran blunder is a case of diplomatic friendly fire – accidental but devastating. The facts are clear enough.…

Boris Johnson’s award-winning entry in the ‘President Erdogan Offensive Poetry’ competition

28 December 2016 10:00

We’re closing 2016 by republishing our ten most-read articles of the year. Here’s No. 4, in which the future foreign…

Brexit means Brexit and we are going to make a Titanic success of it

3 November 2016 8:43

Thank you very much. You are perfectly right, I had prepared two speeches. As some of you may know, I…

Boris’s Royal Yacht obsession shows his weakness for vanity projects

14 October 2016 13:24

I would like to think that the lack of obvious progress on negotiating a post-Brexit deal with the EU is,…

Boris’s EU summit debut shows why he is the perfect pick for Foreign Secretary

18 July 2016 10:26

After a bit of initial drama involving an emergency plane landing, Boris Johnson is in Brussels. There’s been a lot…

The Spectator podcast: Boris needs you!

14 May 2016 9:51

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The Spectator podcast: Boris needs you!

12 May 2016 7:53

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Boris Johnson and Michael Gove at last year's Spectator awards. Picture: PA

This referendum is now a battle between two visions of the future

21 February 2016 19:04

George Osborne’s plan for this referendum was to turn it into a question of the future versus the past, for…

Why Boris and the Tory leadership are playing nicely

18 January 2015 10:55

For most of this parliament, Downing Street has been thoroughly paranoid about Boris Johnson and his intentions. Any attempt by…

Loyal Boris rallies the troops

29 September 2014 19:28

Boris Johnson was on loyal form tonight at the Conservative Home rally. He told the audience that the Tory advantage…

Boris labels Vince Cable’s comments about London ‘cretinous’ – exclusive details

12 February 2014 11:46

Boris Johnson spoke to the 301 group of largely pro-Cameron Tory MPs last night. The meeting was open to all,…

Boris Johnson is looking for an MP who can lead his campaign against expanding Heathrow in the Commons. Picture: Getty.

Boris seeks rebel representative in the Commons

13 September 2012 13:57

Boris Johnson is on the look-out for a ring-leader in parliament for his push against the expansion of Heathrow, I…