Mrs Osborne and night cuts were forgotten | Mail Online

by peterjukes

All the same, some will wonder whether it was wise for Mrs Osborne to accept such hospitality so close to tomorrow’s Budget — especially when Murdoch has just launched his audacious bid to take full control of broadcaster BSkyB.

The mother-of-two and daughter of Tory grandee Lord (David) ­Howell, Frances is a successful ­biographer. She is also spirited and fiercely independent.

Had he no Budget to present to Parliament, it is highly likely her ­husband would have joined her on the specially ­chartered overnight train from Paris, which arrived at the Italian lakes on Saturday ­morning.

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