What the Newspapers Say – June 25


Saturday’s papers focus on the fallout from the Conservative Party’s defeat in two crucial polls as Boris Johnson’s leadership faces a fresh crisis.

The DailyMirror pulls no punches on its front page, telling the Prime Minister to ‘Leave now’.

The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian and The temperature carry a similar message for the beleaguered Prime Minister, although it comes from Tory rebels who are said to be plotting their next move to oust Mr Johnson.

The Independent similarly said the Prime Minister is in danger, even MPs who supported him in the vote of confidence a few weeks ago are now telling the newspaper that they have jumped ship.

The Daily Express takes a different position, stating that the prime minister is committed to “fighting (the) next general election… and winning!”.

The Health Secretary has accused Labor and the Liberal Democrats of having an ‘anti-Tory election pact’, the Daily mail adds.

The sunThe front page of claims Katie Price “was so arrogant about avoiding jail” that she booked a trip to Thailand ahead of her court hearing.

Somewhere else, FT weekend and I weekend lead the United States Supreme Court to strike down women’s constitutional right to abortion.

And the daily star reports of skin cancer risk among builders and other people who work outdoors.