Osborne hits a new low at GQ awards

Martin Cloake
George Osborne collect GQ politician of the year awred
George Osborne collect GQ politician of the year awred

George Osborne certainly made an impression at last night's GQ magazine awards. Picking up the award for Politician of the Year – of which more later ­ – he cracked a crude gag which misread his hosts an audience almost as badly as Osborne is misreading the economy.