US President Donald Trump was first invited to the United Kingdom for an official state visit in 2017 after his triumph in the 2016 presidential election. However, he paid a visit to Britain only as part of a less ceremonial working visit last year.
Donald Trump accompanied by his wife Melania arrived at London's Stansted Airport on Monday morning. On the first day, his schedule includes meeting Queen Elizabeth II, visiting Westminster Abbey and attending a dinner hosted in Buckingham Palace.
Prior to Trump, only two other US presidents had the honour of a state visit hosted by her majesty the Queen. President George W. Bush had similar visit in 2003, and President Barack Obama was received by the Queen in 2011.
US President Donald Trump appears to have performed an abrupt U-turn on his comments that the NHS would be “on the table” in post-Brexit trade talks. The US president sparked an almighty row when he said that the “NHS or anything else, a lot more than that” would be in the sights of US firms in any deal.
Chaos has touched down upon a small Irish County, named Clare. It’s the White House. Arriving for a game of golf at Trump’s luxury resort. The 45th President of the United States, Donald J Trump, has tacked the ‘convenient’ stop (his own words), on to the end of a three day visit to the UK.
Landing in Ireland, there’s a definite buzz in the air. No, it’s not just the roar of the Marine One helicopter transporting the US president himself; instead, it is a stir amongst the residents of County Clare who are awaiting his arrival.
In a follow-up to his three-day trip to the UK, Donald Trump is paying his first visit to the Republic of Ireland as US president on Wednesday, and the Irish people appear to be as divided as the Britons.
Earlier in the day, Donald Trump travelled to Portsmouth in the UK to pay tribute to the coastal city and its historic contribution to the Normandy Landings that took place during World War II.
President Donald Trump and wartime British prime minister Winston Churchill might not appear to have a great deal in common, but thanks to Piers Morgan, they do now at least share the same style of hat.
US President Donald Trump is on a state visit to the United Kingdom. He spent Monday meeting Queen Elizabeth II, with whom he spoke of deep historic ties between the two nations.
Campaigners say that 250,000 people took to the streets of London to protest against Donald Trump's official visit last July. This year, the protests appear to have brought together nearly four times as few people, but Trump still got his fair share of disapproval.
Donald Trump talks incessantly about “draining the swamp” in reference to political corruption and lies in America.
The second day of US President Donald Trump's state visit to the UK has nearly concluded, and as with the first, it seems to have transpired without a single major hitch - although there have arguably been minor ones along the way.
Thousands of protesters gathered for an anti-Trump rally in London earlier on Tuesday as the US president was set to hold a meeting with outgoing UK Prime Minister Theresa May. Sputnik has discussed Trump’s current visit to the UK with former member of the European Parliament Roger Helmer.
Trump haters surrounded a small group of his fans in Whitehall's Wetherspoons chanting the slogan "Nazi scum off our streets". This forced the police to barricade the pub, according to a photo taken at the site and shared via Twitter.
LONDON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump said during a joint press conference with UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday that reports of large protests in London against his state visit to the United Kingdom are "fake news".
LONDON (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he expects Brexit will happen because the United Kingdom wants to have its own identity and run its own affairs.
The US president’s handshake peculiarities have come under scrutiny before. Twitter users earlier pounced on the bizarre greeting Trump had for the Queen on Monday, appearing to grasp only the monarch’s fingers in his fist, suggesting similarities to a fist bump.
Although the prince did meet with President Trump at a private lunch, he appeared to snub the president at a subsequent event inside the Queen's residence, according to onlookers.
US President Donald Trump arrived in the United Kingdom on Monday, where he is expected to meet with outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May and a number of local business leaders.
Donald Trump is in Britain on a three-day state visit which will culminate in a ceremony to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day. But what sort of relationship does he have with Theresa May and how does it compare with those of other US Presidents and UK Prime Ministers?
On Monday, the group Led by Donkeys broadcast a video of UK former foreign secretary Boris Johnson making contemptuous comments about US President Donald Trump onto Big Ben; the American leader is currently on a state visit to the UK.
The confrontation between Donald Trump and Sadiq Khan escalated in the days leading up to the former's visit to the United Kingdom, something the Mayor of London has vigorously opposed.