The Royal Family apologized on Friday for organizing Boris Johnson’s office on the eve of Prince Philip’s funeral last year – the latest in a series of lock-in rallies to oust Britain’s prime minister.
Spen’s visit to Johnson’s doctor and other staff, a full farewell party for the night before drinking and dancing, took place on April 16, 2021, before Queen Elizabeth sat alone at her husband’s funeral due to social distance restrictions. Coronavirus.
Johnson’s spokesman, Jamie Davis, acknowledged that the news had caused “a great deal of public outrage.”
“It is unfortunate that this happened during the national mourning period and the number 10 apologized to the palace,” he said in a statement.
James Slake, Johnson’s former communications director – now the deputy editor-in-chief of The Sun.
The Prime Minister’s Office was not present.
Johnson’s office was not on Downg Avenue where the prime minister lived and worked on April 16 and was unaware that any meetings were planned.
However, with the outbreak of the epidemic in the Prime Minister’s Office, every new revelation about social events has weakened and strengthened calls for his release.
Earlier this week, Johnson apologized for going to the Downtown Garden party during a May 2020 shutdown in the United Kingdom and for people being barred from meeting more than one person outside their families. Millions have been cut off from family and friends, and relatives who die in hospital are denied access.
Most indoor social gatherings were also banned in April 2021, and funerals were limited to 30 people.
A symbol of the recent events that shocked many in Britain.
The Daily Telegraph, which broadcasts the news, said employees of Duning Street were drinking, dancing and socializing until late at night, and once an employee was sent to a nearby supermarket to buy more alcohol.
The next day, the widow sat alone in the church at Windsor Castle to say goodbye to her 73-year-old husband.
Dressed in black and wearing masks, the king was a stark contrast to the stigma and sacrifice of many during the plague.
Many conservatives fear that the “Partridge” scandal could be an important factor for a leader who has overcome another series of storms due to cost and moral judgment.
The scandal, which began in December 2020 with the office’s Christmas party report, has reached dozens of social events in 10 Downing Street and other government buildings. On Friday, Kate Joseph, the former leader of the government CV-19 Task Force, admitted that she had gathered at her office in December 2020.
“I’m really sorry I did this and people are angry about it,” said Josephus, now Sheffield City Council chief executive.