What gifts has Theresa May been given? – BBC News

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She is understood for her love of shoes and haute couture – however Theresa May has actually not been lured by a lot of the products provided to her because moving into No 10.

The PM’s present list consists of a purse by Gerald and Sue Bodmer, who make bags for The Queen, federal government documents program.

There is likewise a “silver product” from ex-New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and 3 sets of shoes.

Mrs May chose not to purchase any of them – under the guidelines she needs to spend for any present worth more than 140.

She did, nevertheless, choose to hand over 225 for clothes from Lady Jubie Wigan, who established the Sugarplum Children charity for children with diabetes, and 244 for jewellery from Nadja Swarovski.

The openness records cover October to December – however it was a comparable story throughout her very first months in Downing Street, although she did buy some leggings from upmarket hosiery brand name Luxury Legs and a headscarf from Mayfair style home Halcyon Days.

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Image caption Mrs May is understood for her love of unique shoes

Unclaimed presents to the PM stay in the federal government departments to which they were offered.

For the 3 months to December, these consist of obstructs from the ambassador of Saudi Arabia and the Sultan of Brunei, “wine and dates” from the president of Algeria and a fan from business owner Sir James Dyson.

The files likewise information Mrs May’s Downing Street conferences, consisting of a chat with previous Labour PM Tony Blair, on November 26, to discuss his previous function as a Middle East envoy.

Mrs May likewise had a conference with previous United States secretary of state Henry Kissinger in October for a “basic conversation”.

A series of paper editors and tv political editors, consisting of the BBC’s Laura Kuenssberg and Andrew Neil, likewise had conferences with the PM.

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre had supper at No 10 however no-one was welcomed to Chequers, the prime minister’s weekend retreat, over the duration.

The records likewise validate Mrs May’s conference with Nissan on 14 October.

The automobile maker revealed it was purchasing production of brand-new Qashqai and X-Trail designs at Sunderland after getting federal government guarantees that EU withdrawal would not impact the plant’s competitiveness.

She likewise talked about Brexit, human trafficking and homelessness with the Moderator of the Church of Scotland – and satisfied the Archbishop of Canterbury to discuss education, counter-terrorism, modern-day slavery and foreign affairs.

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