Who said it?

'Clarke might have been caught napping but our punters certainly weren't' - Ladbrokes spokesman Alex Donohue says the betting chain's paying out to punters who bet that veteran Tory Ken Clarke, the Justice Secretary, would fall asleep during the Budget. Clarke's spokesperson denied he'd dozed off, but the bookmaker took Ed Miliband's reference to it in parliament as confirmation.

by Elizabeth Anderson
Last Updated: 09 Oct 2013

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