What a strange coincidence: after a hounding from his local press and an investigation launched by the Labour Party, Sir Stuart Bell has taken up the tool that many of his colleagues use to convince us they are doing something:
Welcome to the official twitter of Sir Stuart Bell MP for Middlesbrough—
Sir Stuart Bell (@StuartBellMP) September 08, 2011
Why not use Twitter to ask him what the weather is like in Paris?
UPDATE: Turns out it’s fake. Guido isn’t quite sure why someone would go to the effort for such a dull fake, but c’est la vie. Miliband’s office have told the BBC that the Chief Whip has had a “stern conversation” with Bell. A classic Labour Party “investigation”.