CHARACTERS David Cameron - Prime Minister of England Larry (Cameron) - Davids cat George Osborne - Chancellor of England Freya (Osborne) - Georges cat
DAVID CAMERON• He is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since2009. He became the youngest British Prime Minister sinceLord Liverpool.• First Lord of Treasury, Minister for the Civil Service andLeader of the “Conservation Party”.• Member of the Parliament for Whitney.• He is married with Samantha Sheffield (maiden name)• He has four children: Ivan Reginald Ian (deceased),Nancy Gwen, Arthur Elwen and Florence Rose Endellion.• Residence: 10 Downing Street.• His cat name is Larry.
George Osborne. George Osborne• George Gideon Oliver Osborne is theChancellor of Exchequer and Second Lord of theTreasury, roles to which he was appointed inMay 2010.• Member for the Parliament for Tatton,• Married in 1998 with Frances Osborne.• He has two children: Liberty Kate Osborne andLuke Benedict Osborne.• Residence: 11 Downing Street• His cat was named Freya.
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In Downing Street you can see, the black shiny door of number 10 and next door number 11. There has been a fight between the occupants . Not, David Cameron and George Osborne, theyre still pretty good friends. Its their cats, who were captured on camera fighting.Freya, thats Mr. Osbornes cat, gave a left hook to Larry,Mr. Camerons cat. There have been rumors of tensions forsome time.Asked about relations between the two cats, the PrimeMinister said they co-exist, but insisted he was not "going toget into commenting on the adventures of our feline friendsin Downing Street".
Vocabulary• Maiden name: The surname that women had before get married.• Deceases: Someone who has died.• Exchequer: Treasury.• Treasury: Public funds.• Left hook: swinging punch with the left hand.• Stray: homeless animal.• Dozed: slept lightly.