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UK election results 2019: Boris Johnson storms to victory

04:20 - Source: CNN
Watch Johnson's first full speech as returning Prime Minister

What we're covering here

  • Johnson wins big: Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party has won the UK election in resounding fashion. Johnson visited Buckingham Palace where he asked the Queen for permission to form a government.
  • Brexit back on track: Speaking after his victory, Johnson said he would “get Brexit done” by the end of January. European officials say they’re “ready for the next steps.”
  • Opposition party collapses: Jeremy Corbyn said he would not lead the Labour Party into another election as the party headed for its worst result in decades.
  • Full UK election results: Check out our live results page here.
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