Studying the Form

In between choosing his new favourite political joke and moving into Number 10, in what must be a first, the Prime Minister read out his racing tips at the end of his Today interview.

There was a bit of a wince when he chose “Daring Dream” for those in support of the coalition and  ‘Midnight Fantasy’ for those who think it will collapse. Though clearly chosen for a cheap laugh, Dave might be worth listening to here. He is clearly quite good at picking horses…

UPDATE: Robert Colvile has more:

“The race card suggests that in playing to the gallery, Cameron has betrayed his pledge to be the most environmentally friendly PM in history – for next to ‘Daring Dream’ in the 3.50 at Ayr is the neglected ‘Green Agenda’.”

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Quote of the Day

Lucy Allan explains her positive comments about the Brexit Party…

“If EU elections are held, Leave supporting voters will want to vote for Leave supporting candidates… Usual party loyalties will be eclipsed by the Leave v Remain divide. It’s good to see strong candidates in the Leave camp. However, I sincerely hope we leave the EU before these elections are held so that we can move on and not waste time and money on unnecessary EU elections.”


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