Johnson trailed a speech about 'letting the lion roar'. But you had to listen quite hard to hear it.
Party conference is a make or break moment for the Maybot.
As the party meets for its annual conference in Manchester it is fighting for survival.
An alternative vision for British society and a smart move on Brexit made this leader's speech one for the history books.
Tim Bale reports from the seafront in Brighton, where Labour is holding its annual conference.
The Conservatives are in disarray, but they seem to be clinging on regardless. The question is how to unseat them next time.
Winning over urban areas is the surest route to success for Jeremy Corbyn.
The Labour leader has hit his stride during 2017, but Brexit remains a strategic challenge.
The British PM finally acknowledged the need for a transition deal, which will play well in Brussels. But her vision for the future continues to amount to vague platitudes.
Pearls of wisdom for a prince will serve a prime minister, too.
Some 53% of British people think it's acceptable to display these dolls – and the difference between remainers and leavers is particularly surprising.
It might seem like a long shot but Cable can't do anything with his party unless he believes he can make it to government.
With such a colourful political past, the British prime minister will be hoping for a show of substance in choosing the Tuscan city.
Labour and the Conservatives need a broader bandwidth to appeal to the modern electorate.
The annual conference in Bournemouth is a much needed opportunity to regroup.
Liverpool City Council has been monitoring communications from citizens – who probably thought they were reaching out in confidence.
Theresa May didn't fall victim to a major rebellion but she is about to face much more detailed scrutiny from some very unhappy backbenchers.
Voting on this issue is a matter of conscience, so the MP's view that women shouldn't be allowed to terminate pregnancies, even when they've been raped, is very relevant to the rest of society.
Key timings to watch as this important piece of legislation is scrutinised in the House of Commons.
Inside the latest information on how the government plans to deal with EU nationals working in the UK.