The lounge is meant to host the likes of Barack Obama and Chinese president Xi Jinping in a discreet corner of Heathrow Airport.

But it also plays host to less glamorous, home-grown inhabitants including Tory Foreign Secretaries William Hague, Philip Hammond and the bag-carrying civil servants in their retinues.

Reported by The 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.