Has Simon Hughes bedded in to his role outside the tent p*ssing in as left-wing conscience of the Liberal Democrats? On the evidence of this soundbite, given to R4’s World at One in response to David Cameron’s intention to end lifetime tenancies on council houses, the answer would be a resounding “yes”:
“It is a Prime Ministerial idea. It has no more validity than that”.
These “Prime Ministers”, eh? Who the hell do they think they are!