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You can’t grab me! Downing St cat Larry takes cover under presidential limo as Trumps visits

Puss under boot: Larry the tabby cat sheltered from the rain by hiding under the trunk of The Beast yesterday PICTURES: REX/WENN/GETTY

WHILE protesters may have failed in their attempts to halt president Trump’s armoured limo, it seems Larry the Downing Street cat was rather more successful.

As prime minister Theresa May hosted Donald Trump inside, Larry took shelter from the rain by ducking under The Beast — the bomb-proof Cadillac which transports the president around London.

Mouser trapped: An aide had to coax Larry out

Talking pawlitics: The cat on the ledge as the Mays greet their guests

With the pussy lurking so close to the wheels — after initially trying to climb inside — the nine-tonne vehicle could not be moved.

However, a potential diplomatic incident was avoided when a Downing Street official eventually managed to retrieve the 12-year-old brown-and-white tabby.

If puss comes to shove: Larry standing his ground at No.10

It seems Larry was enjoying being the centre of attention — earlier he was spotted on a windowsill at No.10 while Mrs May, her husband Philip, Mr Trump and his wife Melania posed on the doorstep for photographers.

A parody account dedicated to the mouser tweeted: ‘Nice picture of the Beast. And the president’s car…’