As Channel Islanders wake up to a UK Conservative government this morning, a Jersey politician has welcomed the return of Boris Johnson to Downing Street.
The Conservatives have secured a big majority in the 2019 General Election.
Jersey's Minister for External Relations, Senator Ian Gorst told ITV News he looks forward to building on the positive working relationship already established between Jersey and the UK Government.
In a statement he went on to say this was critical, as brexit negotiations move forward.
Meanwhile Guernsey's Chief Minister, Gavin St Pier also reiterated the importance of a close working relationship given the Prime Minister's mandate to 'get brexit done'.