PM Theresa May’s white-paper, thrashed our last weekend with senior Tories at Chequers, caused uproar in the House of Commons yesterday, which had to be suspended to give them time to read all 98 pages. Policy Chairman of the City of London Corporation said it was ‘a real blow for the UK’s financial services and related professional services sector’. President Trump flew in to the outskirts of London (to avoid potential protestors) saying something along the lines of not feeling welcome. Today he has an 8-page exclusive interview in The Sun newspaper, complete with podcast, suggesting that a UK/US trade deal might be off because of the white-paper; he also suggested Boris Johnson might make a good PM.
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