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Cameron has admitted to missing Larry the Downing Street cat
I do miss Larry a bit actually
Talking at the Oldie of the Year award Cameron said: "I do miss Larry a bit actually. He had this habit in the morning of being in my chair.
"He was so incredibly relaxed that you couldn't really move him. Although actually eventually you had to.
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In comparison Theresa May has previously revealed that she is more of a dog person and Larry has been keeping his distance.
May said: “There are certain parts of Number 10 where Larry rules the roost, seats that he expects to be able to sit on".
Larry the Downing Street cat is in charge around Downing Street
The new Prime Minister is unlikely to be pleased with Cameron’s other revelation that there “was a lot of cat hair” in Downing Street.
Cameron had previously been accused of being slightly frosty towards Larry but in his last PMQs he set the record straight.
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He revealed: "Actually one of the last things I did was take a cat selfie. But I'm going to be saving that one up for my book.
“The rumour that somehow I don't love Larry, I do… I have photographic evidence to prove it.
Larry has been employed to help battle the Westminster pest problem
“I can't take Larry with me, he belongs to the house and the staff love him very much, as do I.”
Phillip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, has previously revealed to friends that Larry has the rule of number 10 and he has to keep his dogs, Rex and Oscar, locked upstairs.
Larry and fellow Westminster cats Gladstone, Palmerston, Evie and Ossie have been employed to rid government of its pest problems.
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