Photos of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's stay in the Scottish Highlands have surfaced showing the beloved politician walking with his fiancée Carrie Symonds, young son Wilfred and dog Dilyn.
In a moment shared on Miss Symonds' Instagram, Mr Johnson put on heavy walking shoes as he was walking with his baby to his chest near their vacation home in Applecross, Scotland.
Other pictures show Miss Symonds, 32, wearing a cozy winter sweater as she stood in front of a scenic view of Applecross Bay with her son in a baby carrier and their rescue dog jumping around her feet.
It comes after the couple's great escape into the country fell into a farce when Applecross landowner Kenny Cameron got mad for pitching their trendy eight foot bell tent on his land and having a campfire without asking him first .
The couple traveled to their remote vacation spot, 600 miles from their Downing Street apartment last weekend, and have since returned home before the end of parliamentary recess.
In a moment shared on Miss Symonds' Instagram, Mr Johnson put on heavy walking shoes as he was walking with his baby to his chest near their vacation home in Applecross, Scotland
A cute family photo showed Mr. Johnson holding Dilyn when Miss Symonds carried her young son during one of her wanderings. The couple wore a colorful ensemble, with Miss Symonds in floral shorts and Mr Johnson in a casual purple plaid shirt as they enjoyed quality time together.
Another picture showed Miss Symonds smiling as she held the Jack Russell cross that she had saved on top last year.
Landowner Mr. Cameron was upset, Mr. Johnson and Miss Symonds appeared to have climbed over his 3 foot wire fence to get to their cream colored tent instead of using the gate to the field.
Mr. Cameron noted that a pair of wooden chairs from the hut had been set up on either side of the fence to create steps for him to climb.
The sheep farmer was also concerned that lighting a campfire was a potential risk due to the dry conditions of the tinder in recent weeks.
A cute family photo showed Mr. Johnson holding Dilyn when Miss Symonds carried her young son during one of her wanderings. The couple wore a colorful ensemble, with Miss Symonds in floral shorts and Mr Johnson in a casual purple plaid shirt as they enjoyed quality time together
A confused Mr. Cameron spoke exclusively to MailOnline when Boris' Denker hastily packed away the offensive canvas tent: “Mr. Johnson is supposed to run the country and yet he's not setting a good example.
“When people want to go into a fenced area, they usually ask permission first, but I wasn't asked at all. It's just polite to ask.
“He could have pitched his tent in the garden of the hut and there would have been no problem – but he didn't.
“He could have easily damaged the fence if he'd climbed over it as a shortcut. A little further up is a gate and they could have easily used that.
“A campfire is always a risk in dry weather. I know we had rain last night but it was very dry.
Other pictures show Miss Symonds, 32, wearing a cozy winter sweater as she stood in front of a scenic view of Applecross Bay with her son in a baby carrier and their rescue dog jumping around her feet
“It was the first time that I saw a tent in the field. I last came here a few days ago and it wasn't here then. & # 39;
The farmer stormed to the idyllic spot overlooking the sea in the Scottish Highlands that he has leased for 20 years to face the Prime Minister after a friend saw the exclusive pictures on the front page of today's Daily Mail and gave him a tip would have.
He shook his head as he surveyed the tent in its 20 acre field next to a pile of charred wood from the remains of the campfire.
When Mr Cameron stood there he was obviously angry at what he saw. Members of Mr Johnson's security team arrived at the cabin and promised him that they would take it down.
He looked confused when he saw the sight and said, "It's just that I wasn't told about it."
Metropolitan Police officers apologized to Mr. Cameron, saying that they and the Prime Minister believed the field was part of the cabin.
Another picture showed Miss Symonds smiling as she held the Jack Russell cross that she saved from the leadership last year (pictured)
One official told a MailOnline reporter, "We will dismantle the tent and clean up any rubbish."
Mr Cameron complained directly to the officers that he had not been asked for permission to pitch the tent.
The farmer then watched the officers climb over the fence and demolish the tent.
It is believed that Mr. Johnson and Miss Symonds spent romantic, cozy evenings in the tent with their four-month-old little son Wilfred and their dog Dilyn while warming by the fire. The couple would have heard nothing but the sounds of waves lapping on the rocky beach below.
Mr Cameron showed up this morning with his sheepdogs Bud and Paddy just hours after the Prime Minister finished his vacation and left for London.
He said he feared that the tent would blow away in the wind and that he would have to clean up the mess from the fire.
The couple traveled to their remote vacation spot, 600 miles from their Downing Street apartment last weekend, and have since returned home before the end of parliamentary recess
He admitted that he had found no evidence of damage and said that he may have given permission for the tent when asked "as long as they respected his fences and didn't wreak havoc".
Mr Cameron said he rented the field for 20 years and kept it as winter pasture for some of his 700 sheep who spend the summer on the hills.
He added, "As far as I can see there is no harm, but there could easily have been."
Mr Cameron admitted that he was not a fan of Mr Johnson's policies and supported Scottish independence.
But he said, “It is nice that the Prime Minister has come here with his family. This area is very remote. There is a lot of peace and quiet. & # 39; The weather is wonderful at this time of year. Some people bring boats and others go mountain hiking.
"There is also a nice sandy beach about four miles away – but the water is cold."
The old school house is wonderfully isolated with a wonderful view over the islands of Rona and Raasay.
Summer rent is around £ 1,500 a week and the closest neighbors are half a mile away.
It is on a single lane coastal road and is about ten kilometers from the village of Applecross, which has a pub and restaurant.
The house is accessed via a 200 meter long gravel and grass path that leads down a swampy hill with sheep dung that visitors have to walk around.
The path, lined with dry gorse bushes scorched by the Scottish sun, crosses an area of common land.
Staff at Nanny's Cafe, Village Store and Shieldaig Bar & Coastal Kitchen Restaurant in Shieldaig insisted they had seen no signs of the Prime Minister during his five-day break in the highlands.
The Old School House was believed to have been built in the 19th century and served as a school for many years until World War II.
Children who live on the Isle of Rona across from the school are said to have rowed across the sea to attend class.
Visitors to the home must access it by crossing the remote Applecross Pass over nearby mountains or using the 32 km coastal road from Shieldaig.
The narrow coastal road is mostly single-lane with regular overtaking points for vehicles and carries the additional risk of shaggy-haired highland cattle walking down the hills and standing in the middle.
The area is famous for its rugged beauty with mountains and moors wrapped in Scottish heather which is in full purple bloom at this time of year. The road that passes the Old School House is part of the Scottish North Coast 500 – a 516-mile circular route along the east and west coasts of the Highlands.
The simply furnished cottage has a roofless outbuilding and is owned by an English woman believed to be in the Midlands.
It stands on a simple garden plot, measures around 30 by 20 meters and is surrounded by a dry stone wall.
The back gate of the hut leads to the common land bordered by Mr. Cameron's fence.
The Applecross Inn Hotel and Pub staff said Mr. Johnson and Ms. Symonds did not stop by while they were in the area.
But one vacationer said he saw the couple walking their dog on a path near the village of Shieldaig about 20 miles from their cabin.
Judith Fisher, the owner of the Applecross Inn, said she could understand why the prime minister chose the area for his vacation.
She said, “Every morning I look out over the bay and it's one of the best views in the world. They look over the Isle of Skye. It's absolutely magical. & # 39;
But she added, “I hope he brought his mosquito lotion because the mosquitoes have been particularly unbearable over the past week.
"They were horribly awful every night from around 7pm unless there was a breeze blowing them to blow them away."
A small table in the corner of the living room gives visitors the opportunity to do something or catch up on the week's news
Boris Johnson's Highlands Hideaway: The Old School House on the Applecross Peninsula, Scotland, where the Prime Minister stayed this week while he left his ministers to face the music of the A-Level and GCSE exams debacle
Excursion: Boris Johnson's stay at "The Old School House" in Scotland coincided with the chaos for thousands of A-Level and GCSE students whose grades were automatically downgraded by the government's algorithm and re-rated after a U-turn
The Prime Minister appears to approve of how seriously his vacation destination took the coronavirus lockdown.
In May, residents made a great reference to the famous Bealach na Bà road, which is part of the North Coast 500 route.
It read: & # 39; Attention visitors! Businesses are closed in Applecross. No food / drink available. Public toilets locked. No facilities. Community isolation – please respect. & # 39;
There was also a BBC 2 reality TV show called Monty Halls' Great Escape that aired in 2009.
Marine biologist Monty Halls fled town to be a crofter, raise animals, and grow vegetables on his own farm.
Mr Johnson's three bedroom cottage is booked out for most of this year and early next year, according to his website.
The kitchen is equipped with every comfort and has been immaculately cleaned in accordance with the current coronavirus regulations
The house has three bedrooms but the master has a chic double bed with a gingham style duvet for guests to relax in
Another bedroom has two single beds, but with a window that looks out over the Scottish Highlands
It describes itself as a "wonderful place to explore" and boasts that it is both "remote and spacious".
Ironically, given the educational crisis that gripped his government while he was away, the house still has signs of its previous life as a schoolhouse.
The cozy-looking property makes a large part of it a "partially paneled living room" and has its own wood stove.
It has its own water supply from a well and requires a £ 200 deposit to book but has an honesty box if people want to use the phone.
A listing for rental reads: “Relax in this former schoolhouse. Secluded yet in a wonderful location to explore. Excellent hiking and climbing nearby.
& # 39; This secluded and spacious holiday home with its own walled garden enjoys a wonderfully sunny location on the coast with spectacular views of the islands of Raasay, Rona and Skye.
The master bedroom also has a small dressing table to help you prepare before taking any of the walks available in the area
The third bedroom has only one bed and is therefore perfect for a child, with plenty of space for their belongings
Only a few meters away is the sea, which, according to advertising for the property, offers a "wonderfully sunny location by the sea".
A wood stove in the living room solves all the cold problems in the house, which also has central heating
The house has three bedrooms, but only one bathrobe, which is equipped with a shower over the corner bath and a toilet
The Old School House is removed from all other buildings in the area, making it the perfect way to relax from the stresses of life
It is believed that the Old School House is connected to the neighboring country where the canvas tent was set up this week
The bell-style camping tent was just a few feet from the seal and seemed to have plenty of room for a family
On Wednesday, Mr Johnson was seen coming and going with his security team of six, whose three vehicles were parked outside throughout his stay.
At one point, Mr. Johnson put on a wool hat in the desert wind.
The Prime Minister's presence in the remote corner of Scotland has caused a stir among those who managed to catch a glimpse of him.
One vacationer told the Mail how surprised he was when the Tory leader stumbled past him on a hiking trail on Wednesday.
He described how Mr Johnson, whose face was covered in a special hat to keep out the region's infamous mosquito population, was escorted by a small retinue on the way.
He was joined by two local security officers who routinely stand by the Prime Minister's side, Miss Symonds, a local guide, and an unknown woman who was accompanying Dilyn.
The tourist said, "It looked like any other normal family outing."
Boris Johnson and his fiancée Carrie Symonds, 32, were vacationing on the Scottish coast
Mr Johnson's three bedroom property with its own spring water source was likely chosen for its seclusion
A tipi-style tent was set up next to the couple's hiding place in Scotland
The Prime Minister (pictured on holiday) traveled to Scotland last weekend with his fiancee, baby Wilfred, and her dog Dilyn
Mr. Johnson was seen coming and going to speak to his security team of six, and at one point donned a wool hat in the coastal wind
Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his partner Carrie Symonds with their son Wilfred at 10 Downing Street on July 14th
While Boris Johnson is hiding in Scotland, other Prime Ministers happily pose for the holidays
Prime Ministers traditionally posed for a photo at the start of their vacation, but Boris Johnson has dismissed that convention.
Among his predecessors, No10 would agree to a press agency photographer to take a look at the prime minister enjoying the start of his hiatus in exchange for being left alone by journalists afterwards.
David Cameron became known for pointing at fish or posing with a cup of coffee alongside his wife Samantha while on vacation in Portugal and Cornwall.
Mr. and Mrs. Rambler: Theresa and Philip May went for a walk in the Alps after getting the top job in 2016
Chillaxing: David Cameron and wife Samantha at a fish market in Aljezur, southern Portugal, 2013
Theresa May was pictured hiking in the Alps and Snowdonia and taking some breaks in Italy.
Since becoming Prime Minister last July, Mr Johnson has appointed his own official photographer, who is on the public payroll, to snap photos of himself at key moments. However, this did not take into account any of his holidays.
Earlier this year, the Prime Minister and his fiancée Carrie Symonds had a New Year break in the Caribbean.
He said his week-long stay in a villa on Mustique Island was a gift from a wealthy businessman worth £ 15,000.
Residency: Gordon Brown at Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy in Dorset in 2007
Cheesy grins: Tony and Cherie Blair in Charlestown Harbor near Truro, Cornwall in 2001
On the Commons Interest Register, Mr Johnson noted that they were guests of David Ross, a Tory donor who co-founded the Carphone Warehouse chain.
But he was embarrassed after Mr Ross insisted he was not the owner of the villa and had not paid for his stay.
Last month, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps canceled his holiday in Spain after another quarantine was imposed on British tourists returning home from the country.
He returned to the UK to begin his 14 days of self-isolation, although his family stayed in Spain to continue their vacation.
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