Friends of Boris Johnson believe he is worried about find out how to afford a nanny after taking a pay lower to grow to be prime minister on a wage of round £150,000 a 12 months.
The Conservative chief turned a father once more earlier this 12 months when his fiancee Carrie Symonds gave start to a son Wilfred.
But an ally of Mr Johson instructed the Times that, like different prime ministers earlier than him, he was “very, very badly served”.
They mentioned: “He does not have a housekeeper, he has a single cleaner and so they’re worried about with the ability to afford a nanny. He’s caught within the flat and Downing Street is not a good place to reside.
“It’s not just like the Élysée or the White House the place you will get away from all of it as a result of they’re so large. Even if he or Carrie need to go into the rose backyard they have to undergo the workplace.”
Mr Johnson was additionally mentioned to be financially supporting, to differing levels, 4 of his six kids.
As a extremely paid columnist for the Daily Telegraph newspaper, speaker and backbench Tory MP, Mr Johson was reported to earn greater than £350,000 a 12 months.
His new wage of round £150,000 is a important lower to do the job he has dreamed of since he was a little one.
Conservative MPs are additionally understood to be stunned on the prime minister’s look, after he misplaced a important quantity of weight in latest weeks.
Mr Johnson has spoken publicly about being chubby as he urged Britons to slim down earlier than a attainable second wave of coronavirus this 12 months.
Tory MPs are additionally involved about the toll the coronavirus disaster is taking on the prime minister, who was intensive care himself with the illness barely six months in the past.