The Prime Minister and his fiancée tied the knot in a personal ceremony at Westminster Cathedral on Saturday. Labour chief Sir Keir Starmer put his political variations to 1 facet and wished the couple a “completely satisfied life collectively”, however another members of his get together couldn’t resist taking a shot at Mr Johnson.
Labour MP Jon Trickett claimed the nuptials had been a “good strategy to bury this week’s dangerous information”.
His remarks got here as Dominic Cummings launched a shocking assault on the Authorities’s dealing with of the pandemic, rising instances of the Indian variant within the UK and a report cleared Mr Johnson of wrongdoing over the refurbishments of his Downing Avenue flat.
In a put up on Twitter, Mr Tricket wrote: “Boris ‘secret wedding ceremony’ – a great way to bury this weeks dangerous information: COVID Indian variant; Dom Cummings testimony; ‘who ought to we enable to die?”; fishy goings on in No 10 flat; the Richest get even richer and so on and so on.”
Fellow Labour MP Tonia Antoniazzi claimed the marriage was an try to “deflect from damaging press”.
Veteran Labour parliamentarian Barr Sheerman took a private swipe at Mr Johnson who acquired married for a 3rd time, and tweeted: “The place did the Prime Minister’s earlier marriages happen ought to there be blue plaques?”
Tory MP Paul Bristow hit out on the remarks made by members of the opposition.
The MP for Peterborough stated: “Some Labour MPs are pouring scorn on Boris and Carrie.
“What kind of world view do these Labour MPs have?
“For those who’re unable to want a newlywed couple effectively, then simply don’t say something.”
Even shadow justice minister Karl Turner was appalled by among the feedback rising on-line.
The Labour MP stated: “A pair’s wedding ceremony day is supposed to be a splendidly completely satisfied occasion. So is not it terrible that when our PM will get married individuals ask ‘who paid’.
On Saturday, Mr Johnson’s father, Stanley, was noticed in Downing Avenue after the ceremony, whereas company and musicians had been seen leaving No. 10 following the reception.
A Downing Avenue spokesman stated: “The Prime Minister and Ms Symonds had been married yesterday afternoon in a small ceremony at Westminster Cathedral.
“The couple will have a good time their wedding ceremony with household and associates subsequent summer time.”