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Breaking: Brexit means breakfast

Brexit means Brexit. But for some, remembering that definition can be a challenge. For Welsh Tory leader Andrew Davies, it seems Brexit means something else altogether. Davies took to the stage at the Conservative party conference and proudly declared that:

‘Mark my words, we will make breakfast..Brexit a success’

Davies said after his gaffe that he would ‘have a word’ with the autocue. But Mr S is glad to see that in spite of his blunder, he still managed to see the funny side:

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