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Issue No. 2306

‘There may or may not have been trees’

Disgraced culture secretary Jeremy Hunt responding to claims that he hid behind a tree at a Murdoch drinks party to avoid journalists

‘A shining example of trade unions as a force for economic progress’

Labour shadow business secretary Chuka Ummuna on the recent deal at Ellesmere Port that enshrines job insecurity for workers

‘£110,000 a year doctors to strike over pay’

A front page headline from the Daily Express. The action is actually about pensions

‘Great British common sense’

What David Cameron says he gets from his weekly meetings with the queen

‘Entertaining with good wine makes a genuine difference because people enjoy and appreciate it’

Former Tory treasurer Michael Spencer on his £300 bottles

‘Incredible’

David Cameron on the fact that the queen has lived off ordinary people for 60 years


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Tue 5 Jun 2012, 17:15 BST
Issue No. 2306
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