Lord Fowler: 'Mitchell should be restored to cabinet'

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'.

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'Plebgate' probe defended

The senior civil servant who carried out an investigation for Prime Minister David Cameron into allegations that his Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell swore at police insisted that he did a "competent" job and came to the right conclusion.