» Thursday, June 12, 2008

David Davis’ Resignation/42 Days

Asked if the Prime Minister had had any time to watch any television today, the Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) said that the Prime Minister had been very busy today focusing on the issues around food, fuel and family finances, which he had been talking about at the press conference this morning. Asked if the Prime […]

Briefing took place at 16:45 | Read whole briefing | Comment (1)

Saudi Arabia/Oil Prices

Asked who the Prime Minister would be meeting on his trip to Saudi Arabia, the PMS said that we did not have information about that at this point but that it would be mostly oil ministers and energy ministers; this was something that we had been discussing with the Saudis in recent days and weeks […]

Briefing took place at 16:45 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

Nuclear Power

Asked about the 1000 nuclear power stations the Prime Minister had mentioned in the press conference this morning, the PMS said that that figure had come from the International Atomic Energy Agency who had said that the world would need something like 30 new power stations a year over the next 30 to 40 years. […]

Briefing took place at 16:45 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)


Put that the Queen’s Speech on 3rd December seemed to be very late, the PMS said that this date had been pencilled in for some time and that there was not necessarily anything to read into it. original source.

Briefing took place at 16:45 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

Downing Street Says...

The unofficial site which lets you comment on the UK Prime Minister's official briefings. About us...


June 2008
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
« May   Jul »

Supported by


Disruptive Proactivity

Recent Briefings



Syndicate (RSS/XML)



Contact Sam Smith.

This site is powered by WordPress. Theme by Jag Singh