Next summer will be a “different world” for weddings, Boris Johnson said as he tried to strike an optimistic note in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Prime Minister insisted the rollout of Covid-19 vaccinations would be a great boost to the weddings and events industry in 2021.

Pressed during an online ‘People’s Prime Minister’s Question Time’ organised by Downing Street, Mr Johnson was coy about his own wedding plans with fiancee Carrie Symonds.