Monday, Jan 24, 2022
Focus on the big picture

‘This country is angry’: British MP makes powerful speech about No 10 Christmas party

Guardian, 09 Dec 2021
Labour MP Dr Rosena Allin-Khan has given a powerful and emotional speech in parliament in response to news a Christmas party was held at Downing Street last December while London was under Covid-19 restrictions. ‘Working in intensive care, I wept behind my mask as three children talking, to their dying mother on an iPad, begged her to wake up’, Dr Rosena Allin-Khan said. ‘While parties were held at Number 10.’ She asked Boris Johnson during Question Time, 'How does the prime minister sleep at night?'
Allegra Stratton resigns after No 10 Christmas party video
‘Absolute disgust’: readers react to footage of No 10 aides laughing about lockdown rules
It’s my non-party and I’ll lie if I want to: Boris Johnson is bang to rights
Related Articles