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09:58 UK time, Monday, 17 November 2008

"I like a cappuccino when I come in, an espresso at 3pm and soup at 12.30-1pm" - One of cabinet minister Liam Byrne's riders in an 11-page document issued to civil servants.

liambyrne.jpgThe leaked document, Working with Liam Byrne, spells out exactly how the recently appointed Minister for the Cabinet Office wants to be treated. A spokesman says it was written in 2006, and Mr Byrne has loosened up since then: "Some days, he has his soup at 1.30pm."
More details (The Guardian)

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