Lord Fowler is aformer cabinet minister and also MP for Sutton Coldfield before Andrew Mitchell. He says Mr Mitchell should be restored to cabinet as soon as possible, following the 'Plebgate' row'.
Britain's most senior police officer has promised a "ruthless" investigation into an alleged conspiracy against Andrew Mitchell.
Andrew Mitchell has written a piece in which he has accused the police of trying to destroy his career in a smear campaign.
Police investigating the row involving Andrew Mitchell have arrested a second man today. See how the "plebgate" events unfolded.