New pics of lockdown parties emerge

Photographs have emerged of Boris Johnson at a party in Number 10 during lockdown, going against previous assurances he made.

The images, obtained by ITV News, show Boris Johnson holding a glass with at least six other people around a table with several empty wine bottles, biscuits and crisps.

In the series of images, the group appear to be toasting someone as Mr Johnson speaks. There is also a red ministerial box on a chair.

The gathering is said to have taken place for a leaving do for the PM's communication chief Lee Cain on 13 November 2020.

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