A constable is now known to have falsely claimed he witnessed Andrew Mitchell’s encounter with two other officers in Downing Street when he is alleged to have called them ‘f***ing plebs’.
And CCTV footage screened by Channel 4 News last night cast doubt on the widely-publicised police version of the incident on the evening of September 19.Ooops! Cue frantic spinning from those who pinned their hopes of unseating the government on this.
But on the bright side, suddenly there's a new found respect for what the public thinks, at least!
*settles down with huge box of popcorn*