Daily Express, April 6, 2017
I must have seen this lazy intro, or its cousin ‘A political row erupted last night’, a million times. Apart from anything else, it’s not true. It is one rent-a-quote MP. You really have to think of an alternative.
This is the intro I would put on it:
THE amount of taxpayers’ cash given away in foreign aid soared by more than £1.2billion last year – a massive ten per cent.
Last night Tory MP Philip Davies said: etc.
Then take in the figures and the Government quote.