With consummate timing the Currant Bun exposes the shambolic security at the Mother of Parliaments. Good journalism – something that Luisa Baldini, a reporter on the BBC One O’Clock News might learn from, for it was she who received the invasion tip-off call on Wednesday morning. Andrew Marr, the BBC’s Political Editor, told viewers: “I have to say that one of the BBC knew about it and didn’t think it terribly important. Another great hit for us.”

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Peter Mandelson tells Emma Barnett…

“I think that Jeremy Corbyn himself should search his conscience and ask himself whether he’s the best person to lead the Labour Party into the general election with the best chance of success for the party.”


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