IN THE NAME OF GOD GO
Daily Record|January 20, 2022
Former Brexit minister David Davis launches attack on Johnson in another humiliating day in Parliament for the Prime Minister
TORCUIL CRICHTON

Westminster Editor BORIS Johnson's former Brexit minister yesterday pleaded with him to step down.

Backbench Tory MP David Davis launched a blistering attack during Prime Minister's Questions and told Johnson: “In the name of God, go.” And the SNP's Ian Blackford said the PM had made a dog's dinner” of defending Nolo's boozy parties.

BORIS Johnson was told by a former senior Tory Cabinet minister yesterday that he should pack his suitcase and go.

The Tory Prime Minister was hanging on defiantly last night following calls to quit led by veteran Tory MP David Davis.

The former Brexit minister adopted the wartime words of fellow Tory Leopold Amery to then prime minister Neville Chamberlain - in a call originally uttered by Oliver Cromwell - and said: “You have sat there too long for all the good you do, in the name of God, go?

The shell-shocked, squirming PM spluttered: “I must say to him, I don't know what he is talking about .

Davis launched his attack on Johnson at the end of a bruising Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) which saw Labour leader Keir Starmer ridicule Johnson, with more condemnation coming from the SNP's Ian Blackford.

A dramatic defection to the Labour benches by Tory “Red Wall MP Christian Wakeford was paraded as a triumph by Starmer at the opening of PMQs.

Escorted by Labour whip Chris Elmore, Wakeford symbolically crossed the floor of the House wearing a Union Flag face mask and sat behind Starmer and directly in the PM's line of vision.

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the newspaper

MORE STORIES FROM DAILY RECORDView All

WEMBLEY WINNER CAN GET ME TO HAMPDEN

Black Cats ace Stewart eyes promotion - and Scotland slot

3 mins read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

HORNER HITS OUT AT 'CAR THIEF' RIVALS

FURIOUS Red Bull boss Christian Horner has accused Aston Martin of copying their car.

1 min read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

TIGER SPOKE JUSTIN TIME

Woods’ home truths fire pal Thomas up to blow away rivals

2 mins read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

Battered, humiliated force-fed & sexually assaulted

Survivors of brutal regime at girls' residential school demand probe

3 mins read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

Name & shame

Sue Gray will be free to identify Whitehall rule breakers when Partygate report finally released next week. PM refuses to say sorry for 126 lockdown breaches or explain how he escaped with just one fine

2 mins read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

OFF THE RAILS ON THE ROCKS

SNP accused of presiding over trains & ferries fiasco

2 mins read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

RISHI GETS RICHER

Sunak and wife make Britain's rich list with £730m fortune

2 mins read
Daily Record
May 21, 2022

Heir You Go Kate.. A Hand From Tom

THE Duchess of Cambridge was under Cruise control - being led around the red carpet by Hollywood royalty Tom at last night's premiere of Top Gun: Maverick.

1 min read
Daily Record
May 20, 2022

Phone a friend? King Kenny is a lifeline

Johnson ready to ring in new era with enviable contacts book at fingertips

2 mins read
Daily Record
May 20, 2022

Rebekah's suffered public ridicule on massive scale

Her barrister tells of ongoing effect of Wagatha post

1 min read
Daily Record
May 20, 2022
RELATED STORIES

A BURNT TASTE

How did Starbucks, once а shining beacon of progressive business practices, torch its reservoir of goodwill?

10+ mins read
Fast Company
Summer 2022

Two Courts Debunk Persistent Opioid Myths

Since 2014, state and local governments have filed thousands of lawsuits against pharmaceutical companies they blame for causing the “opioid crisis” by exaggerating the benefits and minimizing the risks of prescription pain medication. The theory underlying these cases is pretty straightforward: Drug manufacturers lied, and people died.

2 mins read
Reason magazine
March 2022

THE ROCK ROLLS OVER VIN – AGAIN!

Vin’s been pressuring The Rock to do another “Fast & Furious”

1 min read
National Enquirer
January 24, 2022

VIN & THE ROCK READY TO RUMBLE

Feud gets furious, fast!

1 min read
National Enquirer
November 08, 2021

The Murders Down the Hall

393 POWELL STREET WAS A PEACEFUL HOME UNTIL RESIDENTS STARTED DYING IN BRUTAL, MYSTERIOUS WAYS.

10+ mins read
New York magazine
October 11 - 24, 2021

TELL YOUR STORY THE RIGHT WAY

It isn’t about sharing all your great accomplishments. It’s about being relatable with your failures.

3 mins read
Entrepreneur
Startups Fall - Winter 2021

Waymo's Longest Mile

The world’s leading autonomous vehicle shop learns that 99% isn’t good enough

7 mins read
Bloomberg Businessweek
August 23, 2021

BETWEEN THE ROCK & A HARD PLACE: NO SIX-PACK ABS!

DWAYNE “The Rock” Johnson has revealed that emergency surgery to address excruciating injuries he suffered during his brutal 11-year wrestling career forever marred his otherwise perfect physique!

1 min read
National Enquirer
August 23, 2021

ROCK THE VOTE!

Dwayne Johnson mulls run for president!

1 min read
National Enquirer
March 08, 2021

Using T-Track

T-track is a versatile product that has many great uses around the shop.

3 mins read
Popular Woodworking
February 2021