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MP attacks 'leftie Ceremony'

Downing Street has distanced itself from comments made by the Conservative MP Aidan Burley on Twitter about the "most leftie Opening Ceremony I have ever seen." The backbencher has partially withdrawn his comments.

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Labour MP demands 'leadership' from PM over Burley comments

Labour frontbencher Michael Dugher said:

David Cameron should show some leadership and demand a full apology from Aidan Burley immediately.

Burley has got form. His comments were stupid, ignorant and offensive.

David Cameron has said that the Conservative Party has changed but it is clear from the words of his own MP that not a lot has changed.

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