New Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrived in Brussels with a brand new haircut


If you want to make a good impression in your new job, it's a good idea to get your hair cut - and that's exactly what Boris Johnson did.

The Brexit campaigner was today at his first official appointment since becoming a minister, at a meeting of foreign secretaries in Brussels - and he was doing his best to fit in with a new do.

Boris Johnson at a meeting of foreign secretaries
(Darko Vojinovic/AP)

The trademark shaggy locks were looking a little more tamed than usual, but it wasn't enough for some people.

And it looked like he was still doing his best to ruffle it.

Boris Johnson at a meeting of EU foreign secretaries
(Darko Vojinovic/AP)

Some people assumed the demand had come from on high.

Or possibly he's been taking advice from one of his predecessors, who previously flagged his hair up as a potential issue.

Either way, it was terrible news for Twitter's premier account dedicated to Boris Johnson's hair.