How will Britain get back to the office? Employers grapple with PM’s plea for workers to return

Boris Johnson‘s clarion call for the nation’s workforce to return to offices will fall on deaf ears for swathes of employers and employees, they tell MailOnline. The Prime Minister urged businesses operating remotely to ‘get back into work’ to breathe life back into the cash-starved high street and jump-start the recovery. He said yesterday: ‘It’s … Read more How will Britain get back to the office? Employers grapple with PM’s plea for workers to return

Calls for clarity on face masks after Boris Johnson said ‘stricter’ approach is needed in England

Boris Johnson has faced calls for clarity on wearing face masks after saying a ‘stricter’ approach is needed in England.  The government is considering following Scotland’s lead by making them mandatory in shops, as experts say indoor environments are ‘much more dangerous’ for airborne transmission.  The Prime Minister is facing mountain calls from Labour and … Read more Calls for clarity on face masks after Boris Johnson said ‘stricter’ approach is needed in England

Boris Johnson to seize powers from NHS England and hand them to Matt Hancock

Boris Johnson to seize powers from NHS England and hand them to Matt Hancock in bid for more control over the health service Ministers are planning to overhaul the NHS amid coronavirus crisis frustrations They want to ‘clip the wings’ of NHS England’s chief executive Simon Stevens There has been anger among ministers at the … Read more Boris Johnson to seize powers from NHS England and hand them to Matt Hancock

Ghost town Britain: We’re on the brink of bankruptcy – and only a return to work can save us

Eerie images of usually busy hotspots reveal just how hard the coronavirus crisis has hit Britain. As Boris Johnson prepares to tell office workers to start returning to their desks to help save the country’s economy next week, the pictures show how even though the UK has been easing out of lockdown, we are still far … Read more Ghost town Britain: We’re on the brink of bankruptcy – and only a return to work can save us

Boris Johnson urges people to get back to offices in towns

Boris Johnson will next week tell office workers to start returning to their desks to help save the British economy. The Prime Minister will use an update on virus strategy to press employers to start ordering their staff back to the workplace – if it is safe. He and Chancellor Rishi Sunak are said to … Read more Boris Johnson urges people to get back to offices in towns

Boris Johnson urges Britons to ‘go back into work if they can’

Boris Johnson tonight urged Britons to get back into work – in an apparent shift from the government’s ‘work from home if you can’ edict. The PM suggested people should return to the office if it is ‘safe’ as he held an online Q&A session with members of the public. The comments seem to mark … Read more Boris Johnson urges Britons to ‘go back into work if they can’

Coronavirus UK: Ministers ‘dodge wearing face masks in public’

Boris Johnson today hinted face masks will be made compulsory in shops in England – despite never having been seen wearing one himself. The UK government currently recommends measures such as a face covering should be taken if people cannot keep two metres away from each other indoors. However, unlike Scotland – where coverings became compulsory in shops … Read more Coronavirus UK: Ministers ‘dodge wearing face masks in public’

Two-thirds of Britons back Boris Johnson’s refusal to ‘take the knee’

Two-third of Britons back Boris Johnson‘s refusal to ‘take the knee’ in solidarity with Black Lives Matter protests. A poll for MailOnline found 67 per cent support the PM’s view that he will not engage in ‘gestures’ and people should not be ‘bullied’ into it. Just 13 per cent opposed Mr Johnson’s stance, according to … Read more Two-thirds of Britons back Boris Johnson’s refusal to ‘take the knee’

Boris Johnson is accused of hypocrisy for plans to ban junk food deals in anti-obesity drive

Boris Johnson was today accused of hypocrisy over plans to get Britain into shape by banning buy-one-get-one-free deals on junk food and stopping supermarkets from selling sweets near tills in his war on obesity. In an attempt to make the nation slimmer, Number 10 is also expected to re-consider making it mandatory to put calorie … Read more Boris Johnson is accused of hypocrisy for plans to ban junk food deals in anti-obesity drive

Carrie Symonds shows off her voluminous post-pregnancy locks

Motherhood suits her! Fresh-faced Carrie Symonds shows off her voluminous post-pregnancy locks as she dons a casual striped jumper and jeans for a walk with Dilyn Boris Johnson’s fiancee Carrie Symonds, 32, enjoyed a dog walk yesterday  The new mother dressed down for her walk with Dilyn in St James’s Park, London Carrie looked radiant … Read more Carrie Symonds shows off her voluminous post-pregnancy locks