Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 3°C Monday 19 April 2021

#Downing Street

# downing-street - Monday 5 April, 2021

Boris Johnson confirms that non-essential retail and gyms will reopen next week
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Boris Johnson confirms that non-essential retail and gyms will reopen next week

Updated Apr 5th 2021, 5:44 PM 38,432 Views 82 Comments

However, he warned against complacency in the fight against Covid-19.

# downing-street - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Boris Johnson has tested negative for Covid-19, but remains in self-isolation
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson has tested negative for Covid-19, but remains in self-isolation

Nov 17th 2020, 4:01 PM 11,923 Views 13 Comments

Johnson was tested as part of a pilot scheme for staff in No 10 Downing Street.

# downing-street - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Mutiny in Number 10: What is going on in Boris Johnson's government and why does it matter?
# Cain Ain't Able
# Cain Ain't Able

Mutiny in Number 10: What is going on in Boris Johnson's government and why does it matter?

Nov 12th 2020, 1:00 PM 26,173 Views 9 Comments

The Vote Leave staffer is leaving Downing Street at the end of the year.

# downing-street - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Boris Johnson's communications chief resigns in Downing Street power struggle
# Lee Cain
# Lee Cain

Boris Johnson's communications chief resigns in Downing Street power struggle

Nov 11th 2020, 10:44 PM 40,196 Views 20 Comments

Lee Cain has announced his resignation despite being offered the position as the prime minister’s chief of staff.

# downing-street - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

EU 'remains available' for talks but Johnson to warn businesses to be ready for no trade deal
# Impasse
# Impasse

EU 'remains available' for talks but Johnson to warn businesses to be ready for no trade deal

Oct 20th 2020, 7:14 AM 13,777 Views 13 Comments

The latest impasse over Brexit comes with only 10 weeks left to secure a post-Brexit transition trade deal.

# downing-street - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Boris Johnson to hold press conference as UK records biggest ever rise in new cases
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson to hold press conference as UK records biggest ever rise in new cases

Sep 30th 2020, 7:17 AM 35,580 Views 4 Comments

The UK Prime Minister will take part in the Downing Street press conference today.

# downing-street - Monday 21 September, 2020

'The UK is heading in the wrong direction': England's CMO to make Covid-19 plea in TV address
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'The UK is heading in the wrong direction': England's CMO to make Covid-19 plea in TV address

Sep 21st 2020, 7:35 AM 18,909 Views 13 Comments

The UK Prime Minister could announce new measures in a press conference as early as tomorrow.

# downing-street - Saturday 23 May, 2020

Boris Johnson offers top aide his ‘full support’ after 260-mile lockdown trip
# Allegations
# Allegations

Boris Johnson offers top aide his ‘full support’ after 260-mile lockdown trip

Updated May 23rd 2020, 6:12 PM 58,898 Views 67 Comments

Downing Street has issued a statement this morning defending Cummings.

# downing-street - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Boris Johnson returns to Downing Street after recovering from Covid-19
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson returns to Downing Street after recovering from Covid-19

Apr 26th 2020, 9:10 PM 26,136 Views 48 Comments

Johnson arrived back in No 10 this evening.

# downing-street - Friday 10 April, 2020

Boris Johnson appears to be recovering from Covid-19 after leaving intensive care
# UK
# UK

Boris Johnson appears to be recovering from Covid-19 after leaving intensive care

Apr 10th 2020, 8:23 AM 39,231 Views 38 Comments

The UK is warning people not to flout pandemic restrictions over the Easter weekend.

# downing-street - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Boris Johnson 'in extremely good spirits' as he is moved out of intensive care in hospital
# Covid19
# Covid19

Boris Johnson 'in extremely good spirits' as he is moved out of intensive care in hospital

Updated Apr 9th 2020, 7:34 PM 34,794 Views 51 Comments

Johnson has spent three nights in ICU after contracting the coronavirus.

# downing-street - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Boris Johnson remains in intensive care but is 'breathing without any assistance'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Boris Johnson remains in intensive care but is 'breathing without any assistance'

Updated Apr 7th 2020, 5:42 PM 47,817 Views 77 Comments

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab provided the public with an update on Johnson’s condition this afternoon.

# downing-street - Monday 6 April, 2020

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson 'in good spirits' after 'comfortable night' in hospital
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson 'in good spirits' after 'comfortable night' in hospital

Updated Apr 6th 2020, 1:18 PM 64,806 Views 74 Comments

The UK government’s coronavirus meeting was chaired today by Dominic Raab.

# downing-street - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Boris Johnson tweet of virtual Cabinet raises cybersecurity concerns
# Zoom
# Zoom

Boris Johnson tweet of virtual Cabinet raises cybersecurity concerns

Mar 31st 2020, 7:19 PM 102,276 Views 22 Comments

The Zoom Meeting ID number was visible in screenshot from the video conference which was posted to Twitter.

# downing-street - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

'House arrest' , 'End of freedom': UK front pages react to Johnson's decision to lockdown Britain
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'House arrest' , 'End of freedom': UK front pages react to Johnson's decision to lockdown Britain

Mar 24th 2020, 7:24 AM 44,919 Views 32 Comments

Johnson made the announcement in an address to the nation from within No 10 Downing Street yesterday evening.

# downing-street - Monday 23 March, 2020

UK in lockdown: Boris Johnson tells British people to 'stay at home' for three weeks to slow coronavirus spread
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

UK in lockdown: Boris Johnson tells British people to 'stay at home' for three weeks to slow coronavirus spread

Updated Mar 23rd 2020, 10:30 PM 193,057 Views 203 Comments

Johnson made the announcement in an address to the nation from within No 10 Downing Street this evening.

# downing-street - Friday 20 March, 2020

Betting shops to close as part of shutdown in Britain
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

Betting shops to close as part of shutdown in Britain

Mar 20th 2020, 10:47 PM 4,702 Views 6 Comments

Restrictions will be reviewed on monthly basis.

# downing-street - Monday 17 February, 2020

Boris Johnson faces calls to sack adviser who made controversial remarks about contraception and race
# Andrew Sabisky
# Andrew Sabisky

Boris Johnson faces calls to sack adviser who made controversial remarks about contraception and race

Feb 17th 2020, 11:08 AM 45,621 Views 64 Comments

Andrew Sabisky once suggested enforcing the uptake of contraception to stop unplanned pregnancies “creating a permanent underclass”.

# downing-street - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Julian Smith sacked as Northern Ireland Secretary
# No 10
# No 10

Julian Smith sacked as Northern Ireland Secretary

Updated Feb 13th 2020, 10:58 AM 39,878 Views 40 Comments

Simon Coveney said he didn’t believe there would be a government in Northern Ireland today without Smith’s leadership.

# downing-street - Monday 3 February, 2020

'Sinister and sad': Downing Street accused of Trump-like tactics after journalists banned from Brexit briefing
# Walkout
# Walkout

'Sinister and sad': Downing Street accused of Trump-like tactics after journalists banned from Brexit briefing

Feb 3rd 2020, 10:43 PM 27,696 Views 48 Comments

Number 10 was due to give a briefing on Boris Johnson’s Brexit plans.

# downing-street - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Ursula von der Leyen plays hardball in London with the single market as a bargaining chip
# Leyen DOWN THE LAW
# Leyen DOWN THE LAW

Ursula von der Leyen plays hardball in London with the single market as a bargaining chip

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 4:15 PM 14,855 Views 9 Comments

Von der Leyen says the UK could lose access if the Brexit transition is not extended.

# downing-street - Friday 1 November, 2019

'This deal ... you can't do it': Downing Street defends Brexit deal after Trump trade warning
# Brexit Deal
# Brexit Deal

'This deal ... you can't do it': Downing Street defends Brexit deal after Trump trade warning

Nov 1st 2019, 6:53 AM 38,682 Views 25 Comments

Trump also launched an attack on opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn last night.

# downing-street - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Boris Johnson has been elected the new Conservative Party leader
# Tories
# Tories

Boris Johnson has been elected the new Conservative Party leader

Jul 23rd 2019, 12:05 PM 36,080 Views 119 Comments

The Conservative Party’s 1922 committee made the announcement this morning at Westminster’s Queen Elizabeth II conference centre.

# downing-street - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Boris Johnson retains firm lead in Conservative leadership race as Dominic Raab eliminated
# Tories
# Tories

Boris Johnson retains firm lead in Conservative leadership race as Dominic Raab eliminated

Jun 18th 2019, 6:14 PM 29,740 Views 54 Comments

It comes following a second vote from Conservative MPs this afternoon.

# downing-street - Friday 14 June, 2019

Health secretary Matt Hancock withdraws from Tory leadership race
# Race For Number 10
# Race For Number 10

Health secretary Matt Hancock withdraws from Tory leadership race

Jun 14th 2019, 11:30 AM 12,407 Views 10 Comments

Hancock received just 20 votes in the first ballot of 313 Tory MPs.

# downing-street - Monday 9 July, 2018

'The Brexit dream is dying... we're headed for the status of a colony': Turmoil in UK as Boris resigns
# Crowded House
# Crowded House

'The Brexit dream is dying... we're headed for the status of a colony': Turmoil in UK as Boris resigns

Updated Jul 9th 2018, 6:18 PM 161,078 Views 191 Comments

May has defended her Brexit plan in the Commons saying it would be “challenging for the EU”.

# downing-street - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Grenfell Tower: Cladding on seven UK high rises found to be combustible
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Grenfell Tower: Cladding on seven UK high rises found to be combustible

Jun 22nd 2017, 4:42 PM 22,100 Views 34 Comments

Tower blocks across Britain are being examined following the London fire.

# downing-street - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

'Have cake and eat it' - Photographed notes appear to show Brexit strategy
# Caught On Camera
# Caught On Camera

'Have cake and eat it' - Photographed notes appear to show Brexit strategy

Nov 29th 2016, 7:09 AM 21,281 Views 55 Comments

The UK Government has distanced itself from the notes.

# downing-street - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Out with the old: Bertie's office sold to fund Fianna Fáil's election campaign
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Out with the old: Bertie's office sold to fund Fianna Fáil's election campaign

Jun 18th 2015, 12:00 PM 18,692 Views 40 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# downing-street - Friday 27 March, 2015

Here's what happened when David Cameron and Ed Miliband went head-to-head with Jeremy Paxman*
# Battle For Number 10
# Battle For Number 10

Here's what happened when David Cameron and Ed Miliband went head-to-head with Jeremy Paxman*

Mar 27th 2015, 9:13 AM 11,333 Views 26 Comments

*Well, sort of.

# downing-street - Monday 26 January, 2015

Man who prank called Cameron was 'off his face on booze and cocaine'
# Drunk Dialling
# Drunk Dialling

Man who prank called Cameron was 'off his face on booze and cocaine'

Jan 26th 2015, 3:58 PM 11,821 Views 15 Comments

The man pretended to be the head of spy agency GCHQ.

# downing-street - Thursday 9 October, 2014

British airports to introduce Ebola screening
# Virus
# Virus

British airports to introduce Ebola screening

Oct 9th 2014, 7:58 PM 10,592 Views 59 Comments

Downing Street confirmed the move today in a bid to help stop the deadly virus from spreading,

# downing-street - Monday 1 September, 2014

Gerry Adams wants Dublin and London to counter "anti-agreement axis within unionism"
# Dropping Slow
# Dropping Slow

Gerry Adams wants Dublin and London to counter "anti-agreement axis within unionism"

Sep 1st 2014, 2:31 PM 7,864 Views 95 Comments

Adams was in The Guardian to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1994 IRA ceasefire.

# downing-street - Sunday 22 June, 2014

'I've a job to do here': Enda rules out top EU role... again
# I'm Out
# I'm Out

'I've a job to do here': Enda rules out top EU role... again

Jun 22nd 2014, 6:56 PM 9,102 Views 77 Comments

The Taoiseach said he expects Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next president of the European Commission, but David Cameron is trying to block this from happening.

# downing-street - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

'I'm so pleased to be here': President Higgins meets David Cameron at Downing Street
# State Visit
# State Visit

'I'm so pleased to be here': President Higgins meets David Cameron at Downing Street

Apr 9th 2014, 2:31 PM 8,284 Views 24 Comments

The President was greeted outside Downing Street by Prime Minister Cameron this lunchtime.

# downing-street - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Prime Minister's police officer charged over 'extreme' porn
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Prime Minister's police officer charged over 'extreme' porn

Apr 8th 2014, 6:37 PM 17,989 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged that James Addison distributed “moving images via his mobile telephone” of an indecent nature.

# downing-street - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Cameron calls Putin and the Russian President says he wants "diplomatic solution"
# I Just Called
# I Just Called

Cameron calls Putin and the Russian President says he wants "diplomatic solution"

Mar 9th 2014, 7:45 PM 8,466 Views 87 Comments

David Cameron called Vladimir Putin as it was announced that the Ukrainian PM will meet Barack Obama on Wednesday.

# downing-street - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Senior aide to David Cameron resigns after being arrested for child porn
# Downing Street
# Downing Street

Senior aide to David Cameron resigns after being arrested for child porn

Mar 4th 2014, 8:31 AM 9,115 Views 46 Comments

Patrick Rock, 62, was arrested a few hours after Downing Street reported the alleged offence.

# downing-street - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street
# Knock Knock
From The Daily Edge
# Knock Knock

Amy Huberman nik naks number 10 Downing Street

Sep 17th 2013, 11:53 AM 7,358 Views 10 Comments

She’s the best. That’s just it.

# downing-street - Friday 14 June, 2013

Cameron announces economic stimulus package for Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Cameron announces economic stimulus package for Northern Ireland

Jun 14th 2013, 7:18 PM 4,278 Views 18 Comments

The package includes an investment plan, enhanced capital borrowing powers and government top-ups.

1 2