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'McBride's smears are obscene'

Downing Street has had to apologise for what it describes as "juvenile and inappropriate" emails sent by Damian McBride, an aide of the Prime Minister, which have fallen into the hands of a political blogger and - it's said - at least one Sunday newspaper. Correspondent Ross Hawkins and Paul Staines, better known as blogger Guido Fawkes, explain what is contained in the emails.


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