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In Pictures: Theresa May watches Chinese opera during trade trip

In Pictures: Theresa May watches Chinese opera during trade trip

Wednesday 31 January 2018

In Pictures: Theresa May watches Chinese opera during trade trip


Mrs May also inspected a ceremonial guard at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

The Prime Minister is in China on a visit designed to drum up trade and investment as Britain prepares for Brexit.

Theresa May visited Wuhan, home to more students than any other city in the world, and announced a range of new educational initiatives linking the UK with China.

Theresa May looks out over the Yangtze River in Wuhan (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Theresa May visited the Yangtze River in Wuhan (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Theresa May visit to China – Day One
The PM inspects a ceremonial guard at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing with her Chinese counterpart, Li Keqiang (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Theresa May visit to China – Day One
Mrs May and her husband Philip watched a Chinese opera (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
The PM addresses students at Wuhan University in Hubei (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
The PM addresses students at Wuhan University in Hubei (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Mrs May is greeted by Chinese actress Jiang She Ying at Wuhan University (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Mrs May is greeted by Chinese actress Jiang She Ying at Wuhan University (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Theresa May arrives at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport (Stefan Rousseau/PA)
Theresa May arrives at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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