• Boris Johnson 'encouraged' weekly 'wine time' parties at Number 10 during COVID-19 lockdowns, report says

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

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    "Wine time" events were hosted at 10 Downing Street every week during the pandemic.
    Boris Johnson was fully aware of the parties and endorsed them, saying they were good for morale.
    The prime minister's team is currently drawing up a plan to save his political career.
    An investigation by The Mirror has found that "wine time Fridays" occurred weekly at Number 10 - the office and home of Prime Minister Boris Johnson - during the height of COVID-19 lockdowns. The events were encouraged by Johnson as they allowed the staff to "let off steam," even...
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