East Devon MP talks candidly about expenses scandal

PUBLISHED: 15:50 10 June 2009 | UPDATED: 09:22 18 June 2010

MP Hugo Swire

MP Hugo Swire

EAST Devon MP Hugo Swire has spoken candidly to our reporters about his expenses and the unreformable system that has caused so much chaos at the House of Commons during the past month. He describes the atmosphere in the wake of the Daily Telegraph reve

EAST Devon MP Hugo Swire has spoken candidly to our reporters about his expenses and the "unreformable" system that has caused so much chaos at the House of Commons during the past month.

He describes the atmosphere in the wake of the Daily Telegraph revelations as "Appalling, unbelievable, it has been horrible."

He believes MPs should be more transparent in the way their expenses are claimed - something, he says "I long for."

Read his responses to the questions YOU want answers to in Friday's Sidmouth Herald.


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