Readers from the capital will doubtless be familiar with ‘newspaper editor’ George Osborne and the use of the London Evening Standard as his personal political cudgel.
But have the most perceptive amongst them detected a slowing of front page splashes designed to undermine Theresa May?
Politico’s London Playbook reveals:
Sworn enemies George Osborne and Theresa May are speaking again. The Evening Standard editor told an audience he met the PM “a couple of weeks ago” for private talks.
Scrapbook trusts that George enjoyed his visit to “death row”.