6 o’clock News

Some 12 minutes devoted to the Obamas visit to UK: with the Queen and Prince Philip at Windsor Castle (subliminally implying Royal assent to what Obama would say at a later press conference?); Obama in Downing St with his ‘best buddy’ the PM; a press conference at Number 10 at which Obama said (among other pro EU assertions) that the UK would be at the back of the queue (not how an American would put it – was he prompted by Number 10?) in any future trade deal with the US in the event of Brexit.
Laura Kuenssberg (BBC Political Editor) ramming home the point made by Obama casting doubts over any future UK trade deal with US; Jon Sopel (BBC North America Editor) travelling from Saudi to London with the Obama entourage on Air Force 1 being told by an advisor that Obama would be forthright in his views on UK leaving EU at a press conference at Number 10: John Pienaar (BBC Deputy Political Editor) on crowds on Whitehall around Downing Street, likening them to a visit by a rock star.
Boris Johnson was given no more than 30 seconds to respond to what Obama had to say on UK referendum.

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