The ex-Conservative leader famously drank a pint of beer during a visit to the The Plough pub in Cadsden in Buckinghamshire during the trade trip which Her Majesty The Queen famously critcised.

Now, according to a government communiqué released under a Freedom of Information request, it has been revealed that the British taxpayer picked up the £91,000 ‘entertainment’ costs for that trip.

Reported by the Daily Express. You can read the full story here. 

I am a journalist and author. I am a staff writer at the UK edition of WIRED magazine and in 2015 my book, Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. I created FOI Directory in 2012.