State & Ceremonial

General election incoming​ - Boris Johnson looks set to lose his majority this week

The United Kingdom is edging closer and closer to a General Election as Boris Johnson’s government looks set to lose its majority in the House of Commons. The government, which currently has a Parliamentary majority of just one MP, will likely be forced into an early general election as Conservative MPs face expulsion from the party. This comes after the Prime Minister issued a threat…
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State & Ceremonial

Jeremy Corbyn calls on The Queen to overrule the Prime Minister

The Leader of Her Majesty’s Opposition, Jeremy Corbyn, has written to The Queen expressing his concern over the planned prorogation of Parliament. Mr Corbyn, who is leader of the Labour Party, has also requested a meeting with the monarch. In his letter to The Queen, Mr Corbyn said: “There is a danger that the royal prerogative is being set directly against the wishes of a majority in…
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State & Ceremonial

Crisis talks take place between Buckingham Palace & Downing Street over The Queen's independence

Extensive talks have been taking place between Buckingham Palace and Downing Street over the importance of The Queen’s independence after aides fear the monarch will be dragged into the Brexit crisis. According to the Sunday Times, talks have been taking place between The Queen’s Private Secretary, Edward Young, the Cabinet Secretary, Sir Mark Sedwill and Peter Hill, the Prime…
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State & Ceremonial

Boris Johnson told off by aides after revealing what The Queen said to him in private audience

Despite being Prime Minister for less than an hour, Boris Johnson has already made a major gaffe as he revealed what The Queen said to him in private audience. According to Euronews, Her Majesty said to Mr Johnson: “I don’t know why anyone would want the job.” The Prime Minister made the remarks when he first entered Downing Street and was given a tour of the building. Aides quickly…
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