General election 2019: Let the healing begin, urges victorious PM
Boris Johnson has said he hopes his party's "extraordinary" election win will bring "closure" to the Brexit debate and "let the healing begin".
Speaking in Downing Street, he said he would seek to repay the trust placed in him by Labour supporters who had voted Conservative for the first time.
He said he would not ignore those who opposed Brexit as he builds with Europe a partnership "of sovereign equals".
He urged the country to unite and end years of wrangling.
Mr Johnson has been returned to power with a...