Dominic Cummings released a series of WhatsApp message purportedly between himself and the prime minister.
The PM's former senior adviser has leaked a WhatsApp message in which Johnson brands health secretary Matt Hancock 'totally f***ing hopeless'.
The prime minister is expected to announce a four-week delay to the planned end of restrictions.
Johnson's speech is scheduled five minutes after kick-off, casting further doubt on his claims he is a fan of the game.
After a meeting with Joe Biden at the G7 summit, Boris Johnson said the relationship between the UK and the US could be described as 'indestructible'.
The pair dipped their feet in the sea as they got to know each other during the US president and first lady's first trip abroad since being elected.
In recent weeks, the PM has repeatedly used four words to create positive spin when asked if the end of England's lockdown could be put back. Those words were absent on Wednesday.
Experts continue to be split on whether Boris Johnson should lift all restrictions in England as planned on 21 June.
Jeremy Corbyn is among a group of Labour MPs who have accused Boris Johnson's government of 'social murder' over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
The deputy leader of the Labour Party made the claims in response to the explosive allegations Dominic Cummings made on Wednesday.
As part of his damning evidence about the government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Cummings said there are 'thousands of people' who could provide better leadership.
Dominic Cummings made the extraordinary claim about his former boss in a damning evidence session.
Transport secretary Grant Shapps, who last spring defended Cummings’s trip to Durham, said the actions of the former chief adviser to the prime minister had weakened the message to the public.
Dominic Cummings is giving evidence about the government's response to the coronavirus pandemic, in what could be a damaging day for Boris Johnson.
Dominic Cummings will claim Boris Johnson said 'COVID is only killing 80-year-olds' ahead of the disastrous second wave, according to a report.
It's not often a House of Commons select committee meeting is one of the biggest political events of the year.
Claims have emerged that the fresh food and drink from luxury organic farm shop Daylesfood was smuggled into Downing Street between May and February.
SAGE warns that waiting for proof that Indian variant is more transmissible could mean action is too little, too late.