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Table-dancing MP breaks foot after fall in Soho bar

Immigration Minister Mark Harper has broken his foot after some impromptu table-top dancing in a Soho bar.

A spokesman confirmed to the BBC that the 43-year-old had suffered the injury and his foot is in a cast.

Mark Harper is recovering after his fall from on top of a table. Credit: Press Assocation

Mr Harper is quoted as saying: "My wife Margaret was with me but thankfully she's a far better dancer so didn't fall off".

Press Association reporter Tim Sculthorpe tweeted on Monday: "Mark Harper on crutches. Hobbled into the Commons with a massive cast on his left foot".

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