» Wednesday, December 9, 2009


The Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) said that on arrival in Brussels, the Prime Minister would have a bilateral with President Sarkozy, which we expected to cover the main themes of the Council jobs and growth, and climate change. The Council proper would cover the economy, climate change, as well as justice and home affairs and […]

Briefing took place at 15:45 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

President Sarkozy

Asked about the bilateral with President Sarkozy tomorrow, the Prime Minister’s Spokesman (PMS) said that as and when we had anything to tell people we would do so. Asked if the meeting was a chance to patch up their row, the PMS said that he did not agree with that characterisation; the bilateral would be […]

Briefing took place at 10:00 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

Pre-Budget Report

Asked about the Pre-Budget Report (PBR), the PMS said that people would have to wait for the Chancellor’s statement. Asked what was said at Cabinet about the PBR, the PMS said that we did not go into detail about what individual Cabinet members said during the meeting; it was an opportunity for the Cabinet as […]

Briefing took place at 10:00 | Read whole briefing | Comments (0)

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