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Cameron faces confidence crisis

David Cameron is facing a crisis of confidence from his own MPs over the Andrew Mitchell affair, and is under pressure to sack members of his inner circle according to reports in the Sunday Times.

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Police Federation: Mitchell 'has no option but to resign'

The chair of West Mercia Police Federation Ken Mackaill has said after meeting Chief Tory Whip Andrew Mitchell that he believes Mr Mitchell has no option but to resign.

Andrew Mitchell has no option to resign. We hold the view that that his position is untenable. If he does not resign, then Mr Cameron has no choice but to sack him.

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