Be a shame if we mentioned what the Tory MP defending austerity billed the taxpayer for [VIDEO]

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Written by : JAMES WRIGHT

On BBC Question Time on 16 November, Conservative MP Nadhim Zahawi was defending [47.00] his government’s austerity programme. But many viewers were quick to point out that the MP for Stratford-on-Avon himself has been quite liberal with taxpayer money.

Horse riding stables

In fact, multi-millionaire Zahawi claimed expenses for the electricity used to run the horse-riding stables on his estate:

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