Hotelier threw £12,000 victory party for Johnson, records reveal | Politics | The Guardian

PM received almost £650,000 in campaign donations, register of MPs’ interests shows

A pro-Brexit hotelier threw Boris Johnson a £12,000 victory party after he won the Conservative leadership contest, the updated register of MPs’ interests has revealed.

Johnson and his supporters were hosted by Brown’s hotel, in Mayfair, central London, on the evening of 23 July, the register shows. Brown’s is owned by Rocco Forte, a millionaire who is a strong supporter of Brexit.

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