October 19th, 2012

PICTURE: Osborne Smuggled Out of Euston

The picture Virgin Trains PR bod tried to suppress…

Pic via ITV

96 Comments

  1. 1
    Kebab Time says:

    Good work Neo Guido.

    Tho why paying for an upgraded ticket is news i will never know ;)

  2. 2
    George Gideon Oliver Osborne says:

    Next time I’ll travel middle class.

  3. 3
    Kebab Time says:

    Oh was ITV with pic.

  4. 4
    RED ED MILLIONAIREBAND says:

    Try thqueezed middle clath.

  5. 5
    Tachybaptus says:

    Pale? He looks pink and worried to me.

  6. 6
    Religion: The Original Sin says:

    Takes some doing to knock Jimmy Savile down the list.

  7. 7
    The BBC are cunts says:

    What about Andrew Mitchell ????

  8. 8
    Richard Branson says:

    I’d just like to say to the Government how very sorry I am the press got hold of this

  9. 9
    Thrilling stuff, seen elsewhere. says:

    Yup. An aggregation of ITV and Tw@tter.

  10. 10
    A Pleb living in a state of utter disbelief says:

    It is newsworthy because that French idiot Hollande has directed all Ministers whenever possible to use the train second class to save the taxpayer money .

    Mr Cameron has done nothing like this for the British taxpayers he represents .

    Just send the plebs the bills .

  11. 11
    Dick Scratcher says:

    When you’re in a hole-stop digging!

    Oh, chinless toffs don’t dig holes.

  12. 12
    Virgin Railways Chaplain says:

    DEAR, OH DEAR, OH DEAR, OH DEAR « Psalm79:9+10

  13. 13
    Anal Duncan says:

    I was sat behind him.

  14. 14
    Marek Digaholeowski says:

    Yesh I dig big holesh for rich toffsh.

  15. 15
    Religion: The Original Sin says:

    Evidently he was seen to throw some white powder out of the window. Snow on the line?

  16. 16
    Dick Scratcher says:

    He’s one as well.

  17. 17
    Anonymous says:

    Important man buys wrong ticket – so what? This is a non-story, some people wouldn’t be happy unless he was travelling on the megabus… in the luggage compartment.

  18. 18
    Watch a turd Run says:

    Funny spineless twat

  19. 19
    Dick Scratcher says:

    You’re a goofy public school twat as well, so shut it beardy.

  20. 20
    Religion: The Original Sin says:

    If this doesn’t slow down, Guido will have to set up a shift system.

  21. 21
    The Beeb says:

    “Never Believe Anything until it has been Officially Denied” – Guido Fawkes,about Jimmy Savile.

  22. 22
    Llimsj says:

    Surely Cabinet members should be cosseted a bit. I don’t want those administering important aspects of my life run ragged. How about a little bit of deference for office. Jumped up officialdom at it again?

  23. 23
    lola says:

    Serves smug arrogant and ignorant little prick right.

  24. 24
    Xtra Xtra Read all about it says:

    Plebs make turd run

  25. 25
    SaltPetre says:

    Who cares? Why does it matter if the guy is travelling first class? He is the Chancellor of the Exchequer for christ’s sake. Do we want the rest of the world to think we are like India or Ghana!

  26. 26
    illogical says:

    Oh for the days of steam.
    Nowadays it’s just hot air.

  27. 27
    Dick Scratcher says:

    I agree, why not get the steward to offer him a blowie to de-stress him?

  28. 28
    Religion: The Original Sin says:

    Message to intern.

    Guido reads

    Spy Blog.. it is now 404

  29. 29
    Mock the Useless Twats says:

    He is only running for the next banana skin

  30. 30
    Dick Scratcher says:

    Sky running it second, after murder case, above Savilllllle.

    R4 don’t even mention it. Useless tossers.

  31. 31
    Inspector Clueless says:

    Won’t second class get there a day or two after first class?

  32. 32
    Jimmy says:

    If only they made a similar fuss about him sitting in the Treasury with only a third class intellect.

  33. 33
    Dick Scratcher says:

    Surely he’d be on the roof?

  34. 34
    Mornington Crescent says:

    Meanwhile, Hollande now makes copious use of the luxurious Presidential jet “Air Sarko One”, despite heavily criticising it while in oppo.

    Plus, the lovely Yamina Benguigui recently pissed away 140k on a chartered Falcon to get to Kinshasa, despite the order for Ministers to use scheduled services.

    Socialist? Hypocrite? Non, surement pas…

  35. 35
    Tay King-dePisse says:

    Same sort of silly grin Chris Barrie had when playing Gordon Brittas, a man who was obliviously pompous, who always seemed to survive everything, despite his cluelessness and general inadequacy for purpose. Oh, hold on, which one is it I’m describing again?

  36. 36

    Good heavens, no!

    We are not that rich.

  37. 37
    EVIL TICKET COLLECTOR says:

    HOPE IT’S THE ONE I DROPPED ON PURPOSE.!

  38. 38
    8illy 8owden, the world's greatest umplre says:

    For goodness sake, he’s the second most important person in government.

    Why on earth should he sit with the plebs?

  39. 39
    SaltPetre says:

    Ha. You make a valid point sir.

  40. 40

    To be fair, they are now separated by five years.

  41. 41
    Fag packet Cameron says:

    I will legislate that all travellers are given the lowest tarrif.

    Gids mate, we haven’t got it through yet though.

  42. 42
    Steve Lloyd. says:

    It’s the fact that he did it on a standard ticket, and has now made an even bigger arse of himself than usual. Why?

    did he want to appear as a man of the people, a pleb if you like. That boat never left the dock.

    He should have just bought a first class ticket and had done with it. The reaction would have been so what. Now subjected to ridicule, and Labour are going to make hay with this in the HOC.

  43. 43
    GORDON THE ONE EYED MORON says:

    ME

  44. 44
    Knee of ghee doe is a c*nt says:

    Megabus? How about the Melody Bus?

    Near the inlet hose.

  45. 45
    Dick Scratcher says:

    ‘cos he’s an incompetent wet.

  46. 46

    Goodness gracious, a return to service on the railways?

  47. 47
    LIVING IN A CARAVAN says:

    DONT INSULT TRAVELERS PLEASE

  48. 48

    Not nowadays.

    They just shred them.

  49. 49
    H Goerring says:

    He should travel on the MelodyBus, near the gas inlet.

  50. 50
    I I I says:

    Smeg for short

  51. 51
    Jimmy says:

    His maths level and his real age?

  52. 52
    Michael 'chase me' Portillo says:

    Have you been in my tunnel lately?

  53. 53
    Time for a Boris Quote says:

    Boris Johnson today accused Tube and bus fare dodgers of being a “parasitic scourge”

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/davehillblog/2011/mar/18/boris-johnson-fare-evasion-numbers-disoute

  54. 54
    moby dick says:

    if i was chancellor–id hav bought first class and champayne

  55. 55
    Liarpoliticians says:

  56. 56
    Osbornes mum says:

    We never let him travel on the school bus on his own, guaranteed to make an exhibition of himself.

  57. 57
    sekwaf odiug says:

    It’s not knocked the smirk off his face, where Hal got the worried from

  58. 58

    It occurs to me that we may be talking about different occupiers of the Chancellorship. I was thinking of the gurning one who was undoubtedly a third class intellect.

  59. 59
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Beeb saying now that Saville was probably the worst offender for years

  60. 60

    Wonder if they let his bike on for free?

  61. 61
    Anonymous says:

    You have clearly not looked at the detail of this. It is not simply that he bought the wrong ticket (though that in itself would be pretty stupid). If that is all it was he could simply have asked for and paid for an upgrade. BUT he didn’t. He tried, through his aide, to blag an upgrade for free, on the basis that he could not be expected to sit in standard class. I make no judgement on his right/need to sit in First Class and would not have him travel on the megabus. No what makes it a story is the sheer crass stupidity of the man to let this happen and be seen to happen in the current climate. It is unbelievable that he was so THICK.

  62. 62
    Dick Scratcher says:

    MITCHELL RESIGNS !!!!!!!!!

  63. 63
    Anus Mcbumhole says:

    And as if by magic Mitchell resigns

  64. 64
    Anonymous says:

    Have you read the story at all? He can travel whatever class he likes but he needs the right ticket like everyone else. The real issue is how can someone in his position be so fucking stupid to let this happen.

  65. 65
    MAD FRANKIE HADDOCK son of COD and CODFATHER of SOLE says:

    Makes a change from the usual MP’s activity
    of slipping in via the tradesmans entrance !

  66. 66
    sekwaf odiug says:

    So when are you going to prosecute Gideon for having an inappropriate type of ticket, gideon probably thought he was back in the days of the Bullingdon Club or was he trying to go first class, pay second class fare and then claim first class fare

  67. 67
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Mad Mitch has gone

  68. 68
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Hes gone

  69. 69

    You would not have thought that someone like Mark Beardy Git would have attempted to cover up the actions of Jimmy Savile really, would you?

  70. 70
    sekwaf odiug says:

    I think grand daddy was a high court judge

  71. 71

    Evening sir.

    I hope that you are slipping in easily after the recent troubles you mentioned this morning?

  72. 72
    sekwaf odiug says:

    They get others to do that for them

  73. 73
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Do you think it was the wrong type of snow

  74. 74
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Once a Bullingdon boy always a Bullingdon boy

  75. 75
    keredybretsa says:

    Bit of a lopsided look. As long as he upgraded and paid for it OUT OF HIS OWN POCKET. Then thats it he obviously didn’t ‘pleb’ any one so hefty farts all round!

  76. 76
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Come it’s just Gideon being Gideon

  77. 77

    What about Yentob? He’s got a big stipend.

  78. 78
    sekwaf odiug says:

    It’s Gideon

  79. 79

    ET would find Earth boring Sir Patrick Moore

    PBUH

  80. 80
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Get Gideon to sort it out

  81. 81
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Yes they have chuck, on PM

  82. 82
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Not Brown Gordy, Britas

  83. 83
    sekwaf odiug says:

    He though it a wheeze maybe try to travel first class on a second class ticket, and then claim first class travel, did his female assistant have a first class ticket?

  84. 84
    sekwaf odiug says:

    don’t be disgusting Micky

  85. 85
    sekwaf odiug says:

    About time, will he start gunning for Dave now

  86. 86
    sekwaf odiug says:

    You try and get away with it

  87. 87
    sekwaf odiug says:

    Sounds disgusting Cat

  88. 88
    Anonymous says:

    What on earth is that expression on his face, it often contorts into that ketamine like glaze

  89. 89
    Blowing Whistles says:

    Now what was it that Cameron said in Brussells yesterday when pressed about the energy bills – it went something like “… I want to be on the side of the hard pressed ….”?

    He “wants to be” < read that again – on the side of the hard pressed British public?

  90. 90
    Blowing Whistles says:

    SC – I’m sure his Rabbi will have something to say about your comment …
    [Getting brave in your old age there SC – bonus points]

  91. 91
    Blowing Whistles says:

    And of course he is so effing stupid – the cocaine snorting poo faced f-wit.

  92. 92
    Blowing Whistles says:

    Oh Please – Spare us the Gerry can mandering Francis of asisi Maude the fraud…

    or the other one tipped on Murdoch’s Sky – Pickles; Both thick skinned fat old fit for no Common purpose at all twats.

  93. 93
    Blowing Whistles says:

    Goatee beard by any chance?

  94. 94
    Bob Crow's little helper says:

    Shurely it is the head of the tit that bought the wrong ticket that should roll?

  95. 95
    Bob Crow's little helper says:

    Haven’t heard that for years. Thanks vm for posting that great tune.

  96. 96
    steve p says:

    Tiny technical detail.

    Anyone familiar with Euston will know that the side entrance is exactly where a Minister’s car would pick him up.


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