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Toff of the week: Lord Levy

Issue No. 2370

Former chief fundraiser for Tony Blair

According to a new book Levy got down on his knees in front of Matthew Harding, the late tycoon, who donated £1  million to Labour

“Matthew was slumped there and he was begging him for money,” says Jonathan Powell, who was Blair’s chief of staff. “And it worked.”

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The Troublemaker
Tue 10 Sep 2013, 18:56 BST
Issue No. 2370
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