How Boris Johnson asked Tory donor to approve revamp in 11 Downing Street | ITV News

by 24britishtvJan. 6, 2022, 11:50 p.m. 15
-

Boris Johnson described his Downing Street flat as "a bit of a tip" as he asked a Tory donor to sign off on renovations, WhatsApp messages have revealed. The prime minister messaged Lord Brownlow in November 2020, asking whether a high-end designer could "get in touch" for "approvals" on the refurbishment, which is reported to have eventually cost more than £200,000. Downing Street has said the PM did not know Lord Brownlow was actually providing the money, instead assuming he was managing a “blind trust” that would fund the costs. Read more: https://bit.ly/3JQWL96 • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • Get breaking news and more stories at http://www.itv.com/news Follow ITV News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/itvnews/ Follow ITV News on Twitter: https://twitter.com/itvnews Follow ITV News on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/itvnews/

Tags:
-

Related Articles

NEWS

JAVID PRESSER FULL

by 24britishtvJan. 19, 2022, 6:50 p.m.2
NEWS

In full: Sajid Javid confirms easing of Covid-19 restrictions

by 24britishtvJan. 19, 2022, 5:50 p.m.2