Boris Johnson Speaks With School Children on Video Call As He Praises Parents in Open Letter

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke with London schoolchildren over a video call from No.10 Downing Street on Friday, January 29, and said he wanted to get people back to school “as fast as we possibly can.”

On Saturday, Johnson also posted an open letter to parents and guardians of children, saying he was in awe of the way they had risen to the unique challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the video call with the Year 6 class of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Johnson was asked what it was like being prime minister and having a baby at the same time, to which he replied: “Both things are a lot of work”. Credit: @BorisJohnson via Storyful