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Ten million views for Mhairi Black's maiden speech

The maiden speech by Westminster's youngest MP Mhairi Black has racked up more than 10 million online views.

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The SNP politician, MP for Paisley and Renfrewshire South, received widespread praise for her first contribution in the House of Commons during the Budget debate on Tuesday.

Her speech - in which she attacked the Conservative Government and Labour's opposition - had been seen by almost 10.7 million people by Saturday.

This included 5.5 million views on Channel Four News' Facebook page, a further three million on Buzzfeed UK and more than 650,000 on the SNP's own Facebook page.

It has also been viewed more than one million times through the Guardian, Huffington Post and ITV News websites and Facebook pages.