Darling Favourite to Succeed Brown

Cynical punters make Alistair Darling 3/1 favourite to succeed Brown as Chancellor. Guido thinks they are right – why else would he so emphatically broadcast his Dunfermline mea culpa, “I alone take full responsibility”. Modern politicians so rarely take the blame for screwing up. Darling must expect his reward to come from Brown when the regime changes.

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Change UK MP Joan Ryan tells Change UK’s South West ‘rally’:

“Can everyone look at their hands please?”

*everyone holds out their hands in front them*

“That’s it, it’s there, the future is in your hands.”


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