UK PM Boris Johnson marries fiancee in non-public ceremony
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his fiancée Carrie Symonds married Saturday in a small non-public ceremony in London, his Downing Road workplace stated Sunday.
Johnson’s workplace confirmed reviews within the Mail on Sunday and the Solar that the couple wed on the Roman Catholic Westminster Cathedral in entrance of a small group of family and friends.
The Solar stated senior workers in Johnson’s 10 Downing St. workplace have been unaware of the marriage plans.
Beneath present coronavirus restrictions in England, not more than 30 folks can attend a marriage.
Johnson, 56, and 33-year-old Symonds, an environmental advocate, introduced their engagement in February 2020 and have a son collectively, 1-year-old Wilfred.
The wedding is Symonds’ first and Johnson’s third. He has at the very least 5 different youngsters from earlier relationships.
The final British prime minister to marry in workplace was Lord Liverpool in 1822.
The reported nuptials come after a tumultuous political week for Johnson, who was accused by former prime aide Dominic Cummings on Wednesday of bungling the federal government’s response to the coronavirus and being “unfit for the job.”
On Friday, an ethics inquiry discovered the prime minister acted “unwisely” in renovating his Downing Road condominium with out realizing the place the cash had come from nevertheless it cleared him of misconduct.