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Gordon Brown may have some spare time later this year will he be in his shed?

Alex reports on the fact that Current Prime minister Gordon “One Shed” Brown as a Garden office.

Gordon Brown presents the Budget
Creative Commons License photo credit: david_terrar

One of the revelations to emerge, albeit rather obliquely, from the MPs’ expenses shenanigans is that Gordon Brown is a shedworker. The PM decided to pay back £500 he had claimed on expenses for painting his summer house (pictured above – we can’t quite see if he has a MacBook Pro in there) as he believed it could be “questionable”. But here’s the key part: a spokesman for Brown said the summerhouse was actually more “a building in his garden” which he used as a home office rather than a traditional summer house.

By Andrew Wilcox

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Founder & judge of Shed of the year - Wilco writes mainly about sheds.

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