Donald Trump to meet Theresa May, Queen Elizabeth II and visit Churchill’s birthplace
“The prime minister has all the time stated she desires to strike an bold commerce take care of the US. Commerce will probably be on the agenda,” Might’s spokeswoman advised a briefing.
Regardless of a collection of diplomatic spats with Washington, Britain is eager to strike a free commerce take care of america as soon as it leaves the European Union subsequent 12 months.
“Trump’s go to is a vital second to recognise our shut relationship,” the spokeswoman stated.
Trump will arrive from the NATO summit in Brussels on Thursday and can attend a black-tie dinner at Blenheim Palace, a rustic home close to Oxford the place Britain’s well-known wartime chief was born in 1874.
The dinner, the place Trump will probably be accompanied by First Girl Melania Trump, will probably be preceded with a army ceremony and visitors will embody enterprise leaders, Downing Road stated in an announcement.
The couple will then keep at Winfield Home, the US ambassador’s residence on the sting of Regent’s Park in London.
Trump on Friday will go to an unnamed defence facility with Might and the 2 will maintain talks at Chequers, the 16th-century manor home outdoors London that serves as her official nation retreat.
Requested whether or not Chequers had been chosen to keep away from deliberate protests in London, the spokeswoman stated this was not the case and the venue was higher for “extra casual conferences”.
The talks will probably be adopted by a press convention and Trump and his spouse will then journey to Windsor Citadel to fulfill Queen Elizabeth.
They may then journey to Scotland in a while Friday and spend the weekend there earlier than leaving on Sunday for a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin the next day in Helsinki.
The couple are anticipated to remain at Trump’s luxurious golf resort at Turnberry, the place he stayed in June 2016 on his first international journey after turning into the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.