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Watch: Theresa May channels her inner meerkat

Shortly after she came to power, Theresa May’s stilted delivery, robotic responses and inability to answer even the simplest of questions led to her being dubbed the Maybot. It is a name which has stuck with the PM ever since.

But now it seems as if May has undergone a startling transition: from Maybot to Meerbot.

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Steerpike is The Spectator's gossip columnist, serving up the latest tittle tattle from Westminster and beyond. Email tips to or message @MrSteerpike

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