Donald Trump touches down in the United Kingdom after North Atlantic Treaty Organisation controversy

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U.S. President Donald Trump said a free trade deal with Britain might be impossible if it went ahead with Prime Minister Theresa May's proposals for post-Brexit ties with the European Union, in a damaging intervention set to further criticism of her plans. Her Majesty will greet the pair at the dais in the Quadrangle of the Castle and a Guard of Honour, formed of the Coldstream Guards, will gather to give a royal salute and play the US National Anthem in honour of the pair.

Shrugging off the plans for mass protests, which on Friday will include a giant baby-shaped blimp bearing Trump's features, he said in Brussels: "They like me a lot in the UK. I actually told Theresa May how to do it but she didn't agree, she didn't listen to me", he said.

I am just saying I think he would be a great Prime Minister.

"I think I probably can", he said.

President Donald Trump arrived in London Thursday afternoon, where he will attend a state dinner and meet with British Prime Minister Theresa May - after making his mark on the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Belgium.

"But maybe they're taking a little bit of a different route, so I don't know if that's what they voted for".

"I was very saddened to see he was leaving government and I hope he goes back in at some point", Trump said.

He said: "We have enough difficulty with the European Union".

A YouGov/ITV Tonight poll released on Thursday found there is "broad support" for Trump among Britons. Trump will be using London as a base during his visit, Johnson added.

The poll conducted this week said 63% found Trump racist, and 74% said he was sexist.

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Mr Khan has responded by supporting Londoners' "right to protest" the visit, and City Hall approved a blimp shaped like the president as a baby, which will fly over parliament this weekend.

Donald Trump, 72, is about to visit the United Kingdom for the first time since being elected president in November 2016, and the British people aren't prepared to give him a warm welcome.

But Brexit champion Nigel Farage predicted there would be a "real clash" on Brexit.

"They like me a lot in the UK".

Speaking to reporters at an emergency press conference after intense North Atlantic Treaty Organisation talks, the comment was made as he was asked about Brexit and the prospect of protests on his United Kingdom visit.

Mr Trump is due to leave Scotland on Sunday, when he will travel to Finland for talks with Russian president Vladimir Putin.

The first of the London protests against Donald Trump's visit outside Winfield House in Regents Park - demonstrators planning to make as much noise as possible overnight to stop Trump getting a good night's sleep!

In an interview with The Sun, he shoots down the chances of a trade deal with the United States if she sticks to her carefully crafted compromise Brexit plan.

This evening Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are attending a black-tie dinner hosted by May at Blenheim Palace, which happens to be the birthplace of Winston Churchill.

After a tumultuous couple years for the "special relationship" between the US and her closet ally, tested repeatedly by disagreements, the frustration at the street level with Mr. Trump's policies, style and manner manifested Thursday in some demonstrations.