Labour has suffered its worst defeatsince 1935, losing seats across northern England, the Midlands and Wales inareas which backed Brexit in the 2016 referendum. Johnson will go to Buckingham Palaceto ask the Queen’s permission to form a government.(BBC) “I will make it my mission to worknight and day, flat out to prove that you were right in voting for me thistime, and to earn your support in the future,” Johnson said on Friday. The Conservative Party’s Commonsmajority is its largest since Margaret Thatcher won a third term in 1987. Boris Johnson promises to work “night and day” to repay the trust of voters after an “historic” general election win. The Brexit Party – which triumphed inthe summer’s European Parliament elections – failed to win any Westminsterseats. LONDON – Boris Johnson has promised towork “night and day” to repay the trust of voters after he led theConservatives to an “historic” general election win.