Fashion-loving PM receives clothes, shoes and jewellery

From BBC - October 13, 2017

The PM's love of fashion has been reflected in gifts she received from designers such as Stella McCartney, government transparency data shows.

But under Whitehall rules, Theresa May paid with her own money to keep the clothes from Ms McCartney - and a 495 pair of shoes from Charlotte Olympia.

She also bought a 160 necklace from Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko.

Under the Ministerial Code of Conduct, gifts received by ministers worth more than 140 become government property.


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