video showing an ex-Royal Navy engineer presenting North Devon MP Sir Nick
Harvey with an envelope of ‘expenses’ on Remembrance Sunday has gone
Laing, from Barnstaple, strode up to Mr Harvey on Sunday following the
town’s Remembrance Day parade and handed him the envelop containing £7.20.
gesture, sealed in a Royal British Legion card, came after it was
announced last May Mr Harvey claimed £7.20 to attend Remembrance services
in his constituency.
Laing said she felt it was ‘an insult to those who had died’ for Mr
Harvey to claim for the petrol, and that he should have ‘attended out of
moral duty, not financial’.’
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