Labour spin doctors 'operated like rogue bankers'

Damian McBride compared his activities as Gordon Brown's spin doctor to those of a "rogue trader in the 1980s", saying Labour leaders were unaware of the way he operated.

McBride told ITV's Daybreak: "I'd compare it to when we had some of the rogue bankers ... people weren't asking enough questions about how they were making their profits."


McBride 'happy' to talk to police

Damian McBride has insisted he did not break the law while working as a Labour spin doctor and said he would be happy to speak to police if they decide to look into complaints from Conservative MP Alun Cairns.