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Sir Humphrey responds to the Labour manifesto

Yes Minister's master of obfuscation Sir Humphrey Appleby has returned to TV after more than 20 years, exclusively for Newsnight.

In this his third memo, Sir Humphrey responds to the Labour party's manifesto promises and gives his advice for any incoming minister.

The role of Sir Humphrey, made famous by Sir Nigel Hawthorne, is played by Henry Goodman.

Broadcast on Wednesday 5 May 2010.


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