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Arise, Lord Cameron of Chipping Norton

David Cameron (photo: Getty)

It turns out that theme of this week’s Rishuffle really was ‘Back to the Future’. For David Cameron, now returned from political exile, has opted for his title a place that recalls old scandals past. The former Tory leader will be introduced on Monday in the House of Lords as ‘Baron Cameron of Chipping Norton’, according to the Writ of Summons, which was published earlier today.

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