Quotes about Boris Johnson

A senior judge raised questions about his fitness for power because of his “recklessness” about pregnancy and the feelings of others when conducting “extramarital adulterous liaisons”

Even the Court of Appeal expressed concerns in a judgment in 2013 on whether a gagging order should be granted to prevent publication of a story concerning his love child with an art consultant, Helen Macintyre. A senior judge raised questions about his fitness for power because of his “recklessness” about pregnancy and the feelings of others when conducting “extramarital adulterous liaisons”. Although Johnson never comments publicly about the number of his children, he is thought to have six, only four of whom are by his estranged wife Marina Wheeler, a top QC.

23 June 2019 – Sonia Purnell, Johnson’s biographer and his former deputy in the Daily Telegraph’s Brussels bureau