Policing cost of Donald Trump’s trip to the UK revealed



The police operation for Donald Trump’s visit to the UK is estimated to have cost nearly £18 million, it has emerged.
Thousands of officers were deployed to cover the three-day trip in the largest mobilisation since the 2011 riots.
Making his first visit to the UK as President, Mr Trump held talks with Prime Minister Theresa May and met the Queen at Windsor Castle, before travelling to Scotland where he played golf at his family’s Turnberry resort in July.
Sara Thornton, who chairs the National Police Chiefs’ Council, said it was a “significant operation” with the US President visiting four... read more

 
11 October 2018 in Politics, Views: 84
Source: Scotsman
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