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Will this really be called Boaty McBoatface?

Douglas Carswell spoke of a "monument to ministerial folly" over the vote to name a ship.

He was talking to Daily Politics reporter Ellie Price, who looked at the competing calls to accept, or reject, a public vote where people overwhelming backed the Boaty McBoatface option.

She also heard from Matthew Watts of London Duck Tours and Lord West, a former First Sea Lord.

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