Public views on new PM: 'Wasn't he on I'm a Celeb?'
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Optimism and despair as Boris Johnson named next PM

Boris Johnson has been announced as the next prime minister, and will replace Theresa May after her final duties on Wednesday.

Mr Johnson beat rival Jeremy Hunt comfortably in a ballot of Conservative Party members, but what does the general public think of the result?

The BBC spoke to people in several locations around the country.

  • 23 Jul 2019
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