Hoyle praised over Deputy Speaker performance

Chorley MP Lindsay Hoyle is being hailed a hero for his no-nonsense performance as deputy speaker during budget.

Chorley MP praised over budget performance

Now praise for politicians is rare especially the day after the Budget...but Chorley MP Lindsay Hoyle is being hailed a hero for his no-nonsense performance as deputy speaker.

The Labour member's humour and control got him glowing coverage in today's papers and caused a sensation on Twitter.

He's been called a national treasure...but he's not sure he wants to be.

Ann O"Connor has been chatting to him:-