Foreign Office spends £1.3m on cars

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Hangue, Osborne and a car
Hangue, Osborne and a car

The Foreign Office has spent more than £1.3 million shipping staff members' cars to and from postings overseas for their private use in the last three years.

And more than half of that was spent in the last year, when some 86 vehicles were shipped abroad, and 27 brought back to the UK.