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Dominic Cummings

British political strategist for Boris Johnson

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Dominic Cummings: British political strategist for Boris Johnson
Dominic Mckenzie Cummings is a British political strategist who has served as chief adviser to UK prime minister Boris Johnson since July 2019.

Cummings and Spencer arrive at Cobra meeting [Video]

Cummings and Spencer arrive at Cobra meeting

The prime minister's special adviser Dominic Cummings and Chief Whip Mark Spencer arrive in Downing Street for a Cobra meeting with Boris Johnson. Report by Alibhaiz. Like us on Facebook at..

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Angela Rayner mocks Dominic Cummings' as she criticises testing system [Video]

Angela Rayner mocks Dominic Cummings' as she criticises testing system

Labour's deputy leader Angela Rayner makes a dig at the Prime Minister's chiefadviser Dominic Cummings as she criticised the government's testing system.

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Dominic Cummings: Senior MP calls for Metropolitan Police to investigate claims over adviser's alleged second lockdown trip

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Former minister who quit over Dominic Cummings' lockdown trip launches Scottish Conservatives leadership bid

Conservative MP Douglas Ross announces candidacy – even though he cannot take on Nicola Sturgeon at Scottish parliament
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Attorney general claims tweet supporting Dominic Cummings was 'not a legal view'

Suella Braverman appeared to back Downing Street statment claiming adviser had 'behaved reasonably and legally'
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England's chief nurse confirms she was 'dropped' from No 10 press conference after voicing Dominic Cummings criticism

'It is indeed true I was dropped from a briefing,' chief nurse tells MPs
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Dominic Cummings must face parliament questioning if he plays role in UK defence policy, senior MP says

Boris Johnson's chief aide planning tour of most secret armed forces bases
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Boris Johnson orders quarter of a million pounds 'compensation' to top civil servant after mysterious resignation

Sir Mark Sedwill is stepping down from his role amid rumours that he has been forced out by Dominic Cummings
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Boris Johnson under pressure to say whether Dominic Cummings has requested access to top-secret military sites

Evidence of turf war with defence chiefs over chief aide's bid to tour highly-classified bases - as he seeks to 'radically shake up the military'
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Metropolitan Police urged to investigate Dominic Cummings alleged coronavirus lockdown breaches

Former chief prosecutor 'concerned police have not received all relevant information'
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Boris Johnson's father undermining coronavirus measures with lockdown trip to Greek villa, Independent Sage warns

Experts warn Stanley Johnson and Dominic Cummings giving public impression of 'one rule for them' and reducing compliance
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Boris Johnson claims civil service boss 'wanted to move on' amid backlash over departure

Move comes amid plans for a major shake-up of Whitehall, driven by PM's top aide Dominic Cummings
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Dominic Cummings: Private prosecution has 'reasonable prospect' of convicting PM's adviser of lockdown breaches, QC says

Law graduate crowdfunding case over Downing Street aide's trip to Durham
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Mark Drakeford: Welsh leader accuses Boris Johnson of risking second wave by encouraging public to return to normal life

Priti Patel rejects claims that Dominic Cummings encouraged public to ignore lockdown by driving to Durham
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Pressure grows on Boris Johnson to explain decision to drop chief nurse from press conference after she refused to back Dominic Cummings

Government accused of undermining public trust in experts
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Chief nurse dropped from Downing Street coronavirus briefing 'after refusing to back Dominic Cummings'

Exclusive: Ruth May stopped from appearing shortly before press conference was due to take place
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Boris Johnson letting 'crazy' Dominic Cummings control government, says former aide to PM

'Half of his ideas are crazy. He shouldn't be in a dominant position....and I'm afraid that is what has happened'
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Dominic Cummings Durham-stay cottage broke planning rules

The council said an investigation into whether the property was registered for council tax was ongoing.
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Coronavirus: Confidence in UK government's handling of pandemic plummets to lowest in world after Dominic Cummings scandal

More than half of UK voters think Boris Johnson's administration has dealt badly with the pandemic, survey suggests
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Coronavirus: Just under half of population disapprove of government handling of crisis, poll suggests

Tory lead over Labour narrows after Dominic Cummings lockdown controversy
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Boris Johnson's approval rating plummets after Dominic Cummings scandal, poll suggests

Faith in Boris Johnson has fallen significantly in the wake of the Dominic Cummings affair, a new poll suggests.
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Anti-racism protest targets British PM Johnson's aide Cummings

A small group of protesters chanting "Black Lives Matter" gathered on Thursday outside the London home of Dominic Cummings, a close aide to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the centre of a..
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Attorney general claims suggestions she offered legal opinion on Dominic Cummings trip to Durham are 'absurd'

Labour claimed Suella Braverman had 'abused her position'
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Dominic Cummings' trip partly to blame for public following lockdown rules less strictly, poll finds

One third of those following restrictions less closely cite Durham journey made by prime minister's aide as factor
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Newsnight: Emily Maitlis silent on Dominic Cummings scandal as she returns to BBC show

Emily Maitlis was reprimanded by BBC executives after she was deemed to have broken impartiality rules
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Coronavirus laws changed to mean relatives are not 'childcare' after Dominic Cummings scandal

Boris Johnson's chief adviser said he moved to his parents' farm so relatives could care for his son while he and his wife were ill
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Piers Morgan says Dominic Cummings 'single-handedly destroyed lockdown'

Speaking on Good Morning Britain, Morgan said Cummings's actions had undermined trust in government
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Dominic Cummings has damaged public trust, leading scientists warn Boris Johnson

Aide's failure to resign and prime minister's unwillingness to sack him may increase risk of second wave of deaths, say group of 26 health experts
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Rules apply to all, senior health official says of UK PM's adviser Cummings

Britain's COVID-19 lockdown rules are clear and apply to everyone, a senior medical officer said when asked about a long road trip made by the prime minister's top adviser, Dominic Cummings, at the..
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Government scientist says rules 'apply to all' in apparent swipe at Dominic Cummings

'In my opinion they are for the benefit of all,' says Professor Jonathan Van-Tam
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Tory MP apologises after mistakenly leaving 'bereavement' template in email to constituent about Dominic Cummings

'This has caused a great deal of offence and I am incredibly sorry,' says Anthony Mangnall
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This was the week that Boris Johnson was defeated by people's anger over the Dominic Cummings crisis

Both the prime minister and his chief adviser appear to realise that public opinion is turning against them, and that they need to salvage what they can of their reputations
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More than 1 million people sign petition demanding Dominic Cummings is sacked

More than one million people have signed a petition calling for Dominic Cummings to be sacked over allegedly breaching the lockdown rules.
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Inside Politics – Coronavirus special: Boris Johnson tries to 'draw line' under Dominic Cummings saga

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UK PM's senior adviser Cummings considers quitting later this year: Daily Mail

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser, Dominic Cummings, is considering quitting later this year, the Daily Mail newspaper reported.
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Dominic Cummings: Police findings spark calls for attorney general to resign after backing adviser

Suella Braverman accused of 'constitutional impropriety' after supporting adviser during police investigation
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UK's Johnson tries to stop health experts from commenting on aide Cummings

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson tried to stop his top medical and scientific advisors from answering reporters' questions about the behaviour of chief political advisor Dominic Cummings, saying..
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Boris Johnson gags medical experts to stop them discussing Dominic Cummings row

Boris Johnson has gagged his medical experts to prevent them revealing whether they believe Dominic Cummings' lockdown-breach has damaged the fight against coronavirus.
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Boris Johnson accused of launching broken test-and-trace system before it was ready to distract from Dominic Cummings scandal

Durham Police contradicted Downing Street's claim Mr Cummings had not broken lockdown rules
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UK police say PM adviser Cummings might have made 'minor' breach of lockdown

Police said on Thursday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser Dominic Cummings may have breached coronavirus lockdown rules by driving 26 miles to a castle with his wife and son.
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Dominic Cummings might have broken lockdown law by driving to Barnard Castle, Durham Police conclude

Dominic Cummings might have broken coronavirus laws by taking a trip to Barnard Castle with his family, police have said.
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UK police to take no action against PM's adviser Cummings: Telegraph

British police said Prime Minister Boris Johnson's senior adviser Dominic Cummings did breach the coronavirus lockdown but that it was minor and so they will take no further action, the Telegraph..
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Dominic Cummings: Police have fined at least two people who made same journey from London to County Durham

Two were issued with penalties after travelling from London to Peterlee a week after Mr Cummings' trip
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'It's priceless': Matt Hancock laughs off suggestion test and trace was brought forward to distract from Dominic Cummings controversy

'Many of my viewers will think it's not a laughing matter,' says Kay Burley – as health secretary chuckles vigorously
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Matt Hancock repeatedly refuses to say whether Dominic Cummings 'did the right thing'

Matt Hancock has repeatedly refused to answer whether Dominic Cummings "did the right thing" when travelling to Durham despite strict coronavirus restrictions.
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Dominic Cummings: Over 900,000 people sign petition demanding PM's top aide is sacked

More than half the British public think he should quit, poll shows
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Emily Maitlis 'asked for night off' after BBC said Dominic Cummings intro breached impartiality standards

'I asked for the night off – knowing tonight's progamme would be in the most excellent hands'
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