Gordon Brown at the PLP

  • It’s packed in the Lloyd George room, where Gordon Brown has gone to face backbench MPs; so crowded, in fact, that even a host of big names couldn’t get in.
  • Estelle Morris was turned away, as were Donald Anderson, David Lammy and Baroness Scotland. Liam Byrne managed to get in.
  • Loyalists started the meeting by thumping the tables as Brown came in.
  • Four police officers are at the committee room door, (very unusual) and the corridor is packed with about 100 journalists…