Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May chairing a key cabinet meeting at Chequers to decide the UK’s Brexit strategy
Sir Craig Oliver, David Cameron’s former communications chief, has been spinning for his old boss again today, saying that some of the claims made about what happened at Cameron’s meeting with Boris Johnson last night (see 10.01am) were totally wrong.
Claims that @David_Cameron thinks @theresa_may’s position is the “worst of both worlds” are wrong. He has always understood compromise will be necessary. It’s also wrong to claim he sees himself as “the father of Brexit”. Why would that be true when he fought it tooth and nail?
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The BBC’s Laura Kuennsberg has found a mischievous way to while away the time at Chequers …