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PMQs: “…loving Engels instead”

By Jay Elwes  

The Prime Minister entered the Commons chamber at 11:56, with the Chancellor not far behind. The PM brought his glasses along this week. He donned them and started leafing through the file on his knee. Two minutes later, the duel Eds of the Labour front bench arrived and immediately Miliband started gulping down water, as at last week’s PMQs, as if it were going out of fashion.

The two front benches faced one another as Northern Ireland questions drew to a conclusion. The moments ticked down to noon. Why does nobody ever speak to George Osborne in these moments? Plenty…

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