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Sir David Amess has died after being stabbed in an incident during a meeting in Leigh-on-Sea. Essex police confirmed a 25 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder. Sir David was treated by emergency services but, sadly, died at the scene. The Conservative MP for Southend West was holding a constituency surgery in… Read more »
Throughout the UK’s political history, a number of families have produced more than one of our well-known politicians. Prime ministers, political leaders, or dutiful MPs, each politician has helped cement their surname into the fabric of British politics. Can you guess the surname from these famous political families?