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Westminster political news review with Matthew Wright

13 July 2013 Last updated at 16:45 BST

Broadcaster Matthew Wright headed for a central London beach to soak up the sun and look back over a scorching week with Andy Murray's win followed by politicians keen to sing his praises.

The temperature stayed high for a feisty PMQs sessions with party funding getting the leaders hot under the collar, while payments to outgoing BBC staff and an inflation-busting pay rise for MPs also got the blood boiling.

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