Durham police should reopen an investigation into whether Sir Kir Starmer violated coronavirus laws, the minister said.
It: Job Leader: He came under pressure after footage of him drinking beer with colleagues in April 2021, when restrictions were imposed.
Speaking on Sky News, International Trade Secretary Ann-Marie Trevelyan said officers should “look at it again” with “all the new evidence” that has emerged.
He added that if the police “consider that a fixed fine should be notified, it is clear that this is the tool available to them to do so.”
But Ms Trevelyan said Sir Carey should not resign as leader of the Labor Party if he was notified of a fixed penalty, adding: “I do not think it is a matter of resigning personally.”
It happened when Boris Johnson confirmed that he had not received any more fines in connection with the Downing Street party scandal, but told ITV’s Good Morning Britain program:
Starmer accuses Thor MPs of “mud-eating”
On Monday, Sir Kir accused the Conservative MPs of “throwing mud” around the staff when he was drinking beer in the office with others COVID: Restrictions:
He told broadcasters that the images were “paused for food” and that “no rules have been broken”.
There were people in England at that time it is forbidden to mix inside except for work.
On Tuesday, the leader of the Labor Party was asked three times whether Durham Constabular had contacted his office about the issue, but avoided the question several times.
“There was no party, no rules were broken, it’s long and short,” he told the BBC Today.
A Labor source later clarified that Durham’s police had not recently been in contact with Sir Carey over the matter as they had not reopened their investigation.
In recent days, Sir Keere has come under intense pressure to capture his camera while drinking beer with activists in the office of Mary Foy Durham, a local MP, on the eve of the Hartlepool midterm elections.
“We were working”
Last week, the Labor Party confirmed its vice-president Angela Rainer He was also present, who had previously told the journalists that he was not present at the gathering.
But the party source said that it was “a mistake made in good faith.” Sir Carey He asserted that his confession had been obtained through torture and that his confession had been obtained through torture.
Investigating the issue on Monday, the Labor leader told reporters. “We were working. It was days before the elections.
“There was no party, no rules were violated, I can not add anything to it.”
To the question whether he would like to give additional clarifications on what he should post, the Labor leader continued. “No party has violated the rules.
“This is a few days after the elections, I know what is happening here. The Tories are desperately trying to talk about something other than the cost of living, throwing as much mud as possible.
“If they had spent so much energy on so many people’s bills and taxes, for which they are slaughtering people, millions would be grateful for that.
“So I think this is a classic two or three days before the election turmoil by the Tories.
“But I have nothing to add.”
Labor rejects Downing Street party comparison
North Hollande Conservative MP Richard Holden has pressured police to reconsider their decision not to investigate the incident. the fine given to Mr. Johnson for attending his birthday party at No. 10.
But the Labor Party has denied that there is any equivalence Downing Street party gate scandalwhich shocked the government.
Durham police confirmed that they had received “a number of further communications” to which they would respond, but said they were not currently investigating the matter.
Investigation of the metro police Blockchain parties were held on Downing Street և Whitehall is still going on.
Last month, the Prime Minister, Chancellor Rishi Sunak, and Mr. Johnson’s wife, Carrie Johnson, were given notice of a fixed fine for attending an event dedicated to the Prime Minister’s 56th birthday.
The prime minister, who has faced stubborn calls for his resignation because of his party affiliation, is thought to have been involved in more than a dozen events being investigated by Scotland Yard.
This was reported by Met Police Will not release further updates to Partygate before the local elections to be held in May.
Durham police should reopen investigation into Sir Kir Starmer blocking beer, minister says PM has “no idea” whether he will receive more “partgate” fines | UK news
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