His mother-in-law died alone during the pandemic, he said.
‘Last week, Covid caused 3,000 deaths in Northern Ireland,' he told the Commons.
‘Including my late mother-in-law.'
He struggled to finish his question before apologising to the Speaker.
In place of Boris Johnson, Paymaster General Michael Ellis apologised to Mr Shannon for his loss.
During the first lockout, the PM refused to address an urgent inquiry about the purported party.
As Mr Ellis stood up, MPs in the chamber said ‘where is he?'
The absence of Labour deputy leader Angela Rayner sought an explanation for the accused rule-breaking party in May 2020.
The Prime Minister to whom I posed this query is absent today, despite having no official responsibilities, which is extremely upsetting but not surprising.
We have already drew our own inferences from his absence and his smirks on the media, He can hide but not run.'
According to a leaked email, 100 staff were invited to a ‘bring your own booze' party in Number 10's garden.
At the time, Brits were only allowed to mingle with one other person outside.
‘Surely, if the Prime Minister was there, he knew? The invitation went to 100 people, many of them close to him.
‘Since this was planned ahead of time, did the Prime Minister approve of it?
The chief medical officer was not consulted before the event.