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# plebs - Friday 19 October, 2012

Chief whip of Cameron government resigns over 'plebs' comment

Chief whip Andrew Mitchell tendered his resignation to David Cameron this evening after he was accused of calling police officers at 10 Downing Street ‘plebs’.

# plebs - Friday 21 September, 2012

Calls for Tory minister's resignation after allegedly calling police 'plebs'

Conservative minister Andrew Mitchell is reported to have sworn at and called police officers ‘plebs’ earlier this week outside Downing Street and is now facing calls to resign.