1. Tony and Cherie Blair welcomed photographers into their faintly disgusting constituency home at Sedgefield, before the general-election campaign in 1997. The resulting picture gave us a glimpse of how the flexible Cherie would ensure that Gordon Brown couldn’t snuggle up next to them.
2. At her countryside home, close to many delicious wheat fields in Sonning, Berkshire, Theresa May finally broke the habit of a lifetime and showed her stripes in 2003.