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Boris Johnson will ramp up the rhetoric against "cowardly" Jeremy Corbyn as he effectively kicks off the campaign for a general election he has not yet been able to call.
By Scotsman Reporter
Published 28th Feb 2019, 14:03 BST
Updated 5th Sep 2019, 12:14 BST
The Prime Minister failed in his effort to call a snap general election on Wednesday night.
But by agreeing to give a backbench Bill to delay Brexit a smooth passage through the House of Lords he may have removed one of the obstacles to an early polling day as Labour has suggested it would not consider backing an election until the legislation is passed.