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Downing Street

The address of the residence of the prime minister of the United Kingdom, used by extension to refer to the prime minister or the current UK government. Swift condemnation of the attack has come from Downing Street, the White House, and the Kremlin.
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It bears repeating that May's Downing Street operation better get a grasp of what is involved in dealing with Scotland.
Previous prime ministers have done so at events outside Downing Street organised by their parties.
Apprentice George Scott, left, outside 10 Downing Street with Lucianne Allen, of Aubrey Allen, and Paul Cadman of Walter Smith Fine Foods
After the meeting, the officers claimed Mr Mitchell failed to give a full explanation of what he did and did not say in Downing Street.
DANCE DELIGHT: Abbey Clancy and her Strictly dancing partner Aljaz Skorjanec in Downing Street, and left, dancing the Viennese waltz Picture: Joel Ryan
But Coulson won praise in the Tory-supporting press during his tenure inside Downing Street for helping the government hone its agenda for the electorate.
Westminster is always worth a visit but getting a rare chance to walk down Downing Street was a real thrill.
But Downing Street also need to make sure there is now a proper investigation by the Cabinet Secretary into this incident and release in full what was said.
Councillor Pearson, a Kader Ward representative on Middlesbrough council, was among about 40 long-service Conservative councillors invited to Downing Street.
Downing Street is glad to be recognized for our part in that process for our clients.
Inspectors Steve Rees, from Maesteg, and Andy Smith, from Cardiff, represented South Wales Police at a reception at 10 Downing Street to thank officers who took part in the attempts to quell the riots last year.
WORCESTER - The closing of the segment of Downing Street that runs through the Clark University campus has moved one step closer to reality.
DAVID CAMERON has welcomed Larry the cat to Downing Street, saying he will make a "great addition" to the No 10 team.
He stated that Mrs Thatcher's appearance in 10 Downing Street, sent shockwaves to the North East given her "decimation" of nationalised industries across the region.
London, June 10 (ANI): The St George's Cross will fly above Downing Street during the World Cup as a show of support for the England team, Prime Minister David Cameron has announced.