In this image released Sunday May 30, 2021, by Downing Street, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Carrie Johnson pose together for a photo in the garden of 10 Downing Street after their wedding on Saturday.
But Labour former frontbencher Jon Trickett said the wedding was "a good way to bury this week's bad news" on Mr Cummings' testimony, the spread of the Indian coronavirus variant and the row about funding of the Downing Street flat. The couple tied the knot in front of a small group of friends and family.
Johnson and Symonds had been waiting for months to tie the knot, after being forced to delay their plan past year due to the Covid-19 epidemic.
Johnson's office declined to comment on reports in the Mail on Sunday and the Sun that the couple Wednesday at the Roman Catholic Westminster Cathedral in front of a small group of friends and family.More news: Victoria to enter snap seven-day lockdown
The Mail on Sunday newspaper reported that about 30 people attended the wedding on Saturday, which is the maximum now allowed under measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
Although there was no official confirmation of the wedding, congratulatory messages were posted on social media, the BBC reported. "Wishing you both much love and happiness".
Members of the public were asked to leave Westminster Cathedral just after 13:30 BST, it added.
Johnson is the second British prime minister to marry during his tenure, after Robert Jenkinson, who assumed the premiership two centuries ago and married in 1822 while he was holding this position.More news: San Jose shooting: Employees among 'multiple casualties', sheriff says
She had worked for the Conservative Party since 2009 and worked on Johnson's 2012 campaign to be re-elected as Mayor of London.
The ceremony was reportedly carried out by Father Daniel Humphreys, who baptised their one-year-old son Wilfred last year.
He had four children with his previous wife, lawyer Marina Wheeler, before they split in 2018.
"In the eyes of the Catholic church, Boris Johnson woke up last week as somebody who wasn't married and had never been married and so was free to marry in the cathedral this weekend", he said.More news: Belarus isolation grows as Europe cuts air links over diverted plane