US President Donald Trump might make a “sneak” visit to the UK over the next two weeks, after postponing an official state visit due to overwhelming protests, a new report suggests.
The government of UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been warned that Trump could make a brief stop at his Turnberry golf resort in Scotland as part of his upcoming trip to Europe, The Guardian reported on Monday, citing Whitehall sources.
Trump will attend the G20 summit in Hamburg next weekend and then join celebrations for Bastille Day in France on July 14. This raises the possibility of an informal visit to London, the report added.
People at 10 Downing Street have already been given the heads-up because such visits are usually confirmed in the final 24 hours in order to minimize chances of protests and other forms of disruption.
Reports emerged in early June that Trump had informed May that he would not travel to Britain until nationwide public protests against…