Pugh's claims contrast dramatically with the mega claims of next door Lab MP Clare Curtis Thomas.
I guess it is a bit personal with me but the Tory couple from Cheshire really seem to be getting off light. I fought two General Elections against Mrs Winterton in the 1990s. She loved to play the 'grand dame' refusing to do public meetings and often sending other people to answer questions. Anyway for all her moralising and back to basics politics the Daily Telegraph noted:
Sir Nicholas Winterton and his wife Ann, who are both Tory MPs, claimed moreRead the full story here
than £80,000 in rent for a small London flat that was owned by a trust
controlled by their children.
I predict that they will not pay back the £80,000 and if Cameron moves against them then they like Den Dover will hang on to the money-after all they think they've done nothing wrong.