UK PM’s office held lockdown ‘party’ on eve of Philip funeral, says report

Staff of the prime minister drank and danced at two parties during lockdown on the eve of Prince Philip's funeral, a newspaper reports. – EPA pic, January 14, 2022.

STAFF at the office of under-fire British Prime Minister Boris Johnson drank alcohol at two farewell events during lockdown on the eve of Prince Philip’s socially-distanced funeral, The Telegraph reported yesterday.

Advisers and civil servants gathered after work on April 16 last year to mark the departure of James Slack, Johnson’s director of communications, and one of the prime minister’s personal photographers, the paper reported.

Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access!

Subscribe Now!

Sign up or sign in here to comment.