Support for UK PM sinking, majority say he should resign: Poll

Support for UK PM sinking, majority say he should resign: Poll

Support for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his ruling Conservative Party has slumped following a slew of scandals, with a majority of voters saying he should now resign, according to a new poll.

In recent weeks, Johnson has come under criticism on a number of fronts, with the most damaging one being a report which showed a party was held at Downing Street during a 2020 Christmas lockdown when such festivities were banned.

A video emerged this week which showed staff laughing and joking about it. The footage has prompted anger from MPs, NHS bosses and those who lost loved ones during the pandemic.

The premier and his aides have repeatedly denied that the event reportedly held in December last year, broke COVID rules or took place at all.

Johnson was also attacked over the funding of the refurbishment of his Downing Street flat.

The new poll shows support for…

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