Mr Trump then asked, according to the notes, probing about the political career of the man who headed up the Leave campaign and would ultimately play a part in toppling Mrs May.
Mrs May said it was a factor but “part of a larger issue about borders and sovereignty”.
“We are going to get tough on immigration,” Mr Trump said, according to the notes.
Women are getting raped all over the place,” Mr Trump is quoted continuing, singling out Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, for criticism.
She’s the best politician in Europe right now,” the British leader said, according to the notes.
The Telegraph read out the notes to two people in the room for the lunch who confirmed their accuracy.
A third person who did not attend but is familiar with the US record of the meeting said likewise. »