Kit Malthouse insisted the prime minister "has to deal with lots of things on a daily basis".
James Cleverly: "It’s churlish to be negative about two people who want to celebrate their marriage and their love for each other.”
The prime minister is planning a "summer sausage offensive" to shore up support among MPs, according to reports.
The PM has been away from Downing Street for three weeks after being hospitalised for coronavirus.
Dominic Raab chairs the daily coronavirus conference as Boris Johnson continues his recovery from the disease at Chequers. It comes as the UK enters its fourth week on lockdown and the number of hospital deaths passes 11,000. Current lockdown measures are set for review by ministers on Thursday.
Empty country residence would "indeed" be handed to homeless people, Labour leader tells ITV.
HuffPostUK/BMG survey: twice as many back Brexiteer's favoured model as PM’s plan.
The 'Chequers' deal would leave the UK a vassal state of the EU - a fully liberated Britain would find its rightful place on the world stage