I think that it is a misunderstanding that the amount of work an MP does is reflected by the number of days that Parliament sits. It isn't.
Some MPs work bloody hard all year round and others don't.
More top news
A wintry start to the weekend
A teacher has died after being hit by a dislodged manhole cover which smashed through her windscreen.
A dog has been found with its paws frozen to the ground in a New York park after being chained to a tree.