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Inside Chequers: Where Boris Johnson Planned a Wedding

  • Resignation led to change in venue for long-delayed reception
  • The country estate has served the premier for over a century
Chequers, Buckinghamshire, UK.
Chequers, Buckinghamshire, UK.Photographer: David Goddard/Getty Images

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Boris Johnson’s resignation this week focused attention on a 16th century government-owned mansion called Chequers, when it was revealed that the outgoing prime minister was planning to hold his wedding party there this month.