Second man arrested over 'plebgate' affair

A second man has been arrested as part of the police inquiry into the Andrew Mitchell 'plebgate' affair. The 23-year-old has been bailed and will be questioned again in January.

The Sutton Coldfield MP who has always denied calling police officers 'plebs' was in his West Midlands constituency today. He was here to wish a Happy Christmas to officers at the Sutton Coldfield police station. Our political correspondent Alison Mackenzie reports.

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'Plebgate': police seek advice

Police investigating the "Plebgate' affair in which Sutton Coldfield MP Andrew Mitchell stepped down from his government post, have asked Crown Prosecution Service prosecutors for advice on the next stage of the investigation.