A Labour MP has implied that neither the deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, nor communities secretary Eric Pickles, would be able to get an NHS operation in Devon because of their lifestyles.
Ben Bradshaw was referring to the policy of the main commissioning group in the county to cut back on operations for smokers or people deemed to be obese.
A West Country MP has called for fellow members who shout and heckle in Parliament to be expelled from the chamber. Ben Bradshaw (Lab, Exeter) says things have got so noisy that he now boycotts Prime Minister's Questions altogether.
It is the latest in a series of complaints about rowdy behaviour in the Commons.
A West Country MP has told Parliament he's never known such anger, as that over plans to introduce local rates of pay for NHS workers in the South West.
Exeter MP Ben Bradshaw was speaking in a debate over a so-called cartel of 20 NHS Trusts, which has already led to protests by staff.
MP for Exeter Ben Bradshaw gives his reaction after Labour have taken control of Exeter City Council which had previously been under no overal control:
MP Ben Bradshaw has called for an urgent investigation after it was revealed that a headteacher in Exeter earns more than £150,000 a year.
Steve Maddern earns almost £10,000 more than David Cameron and £60,000 more than any other headteacher in the city.