Johnson loses ‘crown jewels’ in UK vote overshadowed by scandal

Sinn Fein’s Michelle O’Neill could land the hugely symbolic role of first minister in the power-sharing assembly in Belfast

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative party lost control of key councils in London, according to partial results from local and regional UK elections on Friday, with a potentially historic change looming in Northern Ireland.

Full results for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are due on Friday evening and over the weekend.

Leave a Comment