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PMQs: Boris Johnson makes Covid-19 test turnaround pledge

Speaking in the House of Commons during Prime Minister’s Questions, Boris Johnson pledged that all Covid-19 tests will return results within 24 hours by the end of June.

UK contact tracing system to be ready by June 1, prime minister says

Prime minister Boris Johnson has said that the UK’s Covid-19 track and trace operation will be ready by June 1, with the capability to track those who have been in contact with 10,000 new cases per day.

Prime Minister’s Questions: PM and Labour leader clash over Covid-19 guidance

Prime minister Boris Johnson and Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer clashed at Wednesday’s Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons over government advice concerning care homes which was issued in the early stages of the Covid-19 pandemic.

PMQs: Raab deputises for Boris Johnson after Carrie Symonds gives birth

Deputising for prime minister Boris Johnson at Wednesday’s Prime Minister’s Questions in Parliament following the birth of Johnson's son, foreign secretary Dominic Raab informed MPs that the government plans to “ramp up testing in care homes, overhaul the way PPE is delivered and expand the care workforce by 20,000.”

Testing times: government promise to deliver 100,000 Covid-19 tests a day by the end of April

The government has promised that testing for coronavirus will increase by five fold in the next week.

Renters to be protected from eviction during coronavirus pandemic, Johnson promises

Emergency legislation to protect private renters will be brought forward by the government, according to prime minister, Boris Johnson.

Kirsten Oswald MP: Scotland deserves better than Boris

Prime Minister’s Questions is the highlight of the parliamentary week. MPs bob up and down to catch the speaker’s eye as the prime minister and party leaders trade soundbites in parallel conversations aimed mainly at the media.

Alex Davies-Jones: "The NHS is the Labour Party’s greatest success"

It was just over a month after Christmas when I received a final belated present – an opportunity to ask the Prime Minister a question during the infamous Prime Minister’s Questions session that takes place every Wednesday.

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