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Monte Carlo, Vegas, Macau and, erm, Newham

Straight from Hansard:

Mr. Ellwood: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what assessment he has made of the process of procuring a casino in Newham.

That would be the Toby Ellwood who represents a part of the East End called Bournemouth East. I cannot locate anywhere called Newham in or around Bournemouth, but if there is one I am prepared for ridicule.

I cannot see the highrollers ditching the tables of Monte Carlo for the delights of Green Street, frankly.

(Yes, I know the World's Largest Outdoor Steroid Abuse Festival is coming to those parts, but my point stands)

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