19/12/2012 06:28 GMT | Updated 18/02/2013 05:12 GMT

David Cameron Partied With Rebekah Brooks On Saturday

David Cameron held a lengthy conversation with the former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks at a party on Saturday night in Chipping Norton, Downing Street has confirmed.

The conversation, described as intense by a surprised eyewitness, took place at a party thrown by Tom Astor, great-grandson of the American heiress Nancy Astor, at Merriscourt Farm in Chipping Norton, Cameron's constituency.