One of the nicest men in Parliament. Guido is sad to see him go…
Northern Ireland Secretary Calamity Karen had a spot of bother spilling her glass of water across the table. Thankfully Shadow Northern Ireland Minister Stephen Pound was on hand with a tissue to squeeze spilled water back into the glass. Yum. Water calamity!
Trust Stephen Pound to lower the tone at the Parliamentary Pancake Race – all for a good cause.
The Lords were duly paraded around the track like Kentucky derby steeds:
Pound got in a party political point as Cathy Newman counted down:
And they’re off!
One of the most intense battles came in this mid-race scuffle:
And the MPs won:
Even more cheating and skulduggery than usual this year.