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April 2010: Gordon Brown apologises for 'bigoted woman' comment

11 July 2014 Last updated at 10:00 BST

In April 2010, Prime Minister Gordon Brown apologised after being caught on microphone describing a voter he had just spoken to in Rochdale as a "bigoted woman".

After being played the recording on Radio 2's Jeremy Vine show, Mr Brown said he "apologised profusely" and would apologise to Gillian Duffy personally.

This item was originally published in April 2010