Larry the Downing Street cat turned tail on Rory Stewart – the 8 funniest responses

On the day on which he officially launched his campaign to be Tory leader, Rory Stewart made a play for a crucial ally – Larry the Downing Street cat.

https://twitter.com/SkyNews/status/1138386605046149120

Larry’s allegiance clearly couldn’t be bought that easily.

Twitter had a few things to say about the strange photo-op.

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https://twitter.com/elliotwagland/status/1138360789016948737

Little do the candidates know that the last part of the selection process will involve impressing Larry …