Question to the Cabinet Office:
To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, how many televised press conferences have taken place in the new Downing Street press briefing room during 2022.
The Downing Street Briefing Room is in regular use for media briefings twice a day on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, once a day on Fridays when Parliament is sitting, and once a week during parliamentary recess.
There have been seven televised press conferences held so far in the room in 2022.
It is also used for other events such as virtual calls with world leaders.