JOHN McDONNELL has vowed to shun 11 Downing Avenue if Labour wins energy – and spend his evenings in HAYES.

The Shadow Chancellor as we speak stated he’d use the official Authorities residence as an “workplace” however head residence each evening to his three-bed residence in West London.

John McDonnell says he’ll refuse to maneuver to Downing Avenue

He instructed BBC Newsnight: “Crucial factor for me is the neighborhood and household that I’m in.

“That’s what I like going again to each evening. That’s why once we get elected I received’t be going into No11, I can be staying at residence.”

The self-styled Marxist boasts of residing within the poorest ward in his Hayes constituency – in a indifferent home with “messy backyard”.

He was elected to serve the realm – on the fringes of Heathrow Airport – in 1997.

Present Chancellor Philip Hammond outdoors his 11 Downing Avenue residence

Mr McDonnell lives within the West London suburb of Hayes, pictured

Hayes’s biggest declare to fame is being the house of EMI – with the phrases “Hayes, Middlesex” showing on the reverse of The Beatles’ albums. Different notable residents embody George Orwell.

No11 Downing Avenue – inbuilt 1682 – is famed because the official residence of the Chancellor of the Exchequer. Tony Blair selected to dwell there as a substitute of No10 when he served as PM because it has a bigger residing space.

In a wide-ranging interview final evening Mr McDonnell individually insisted he might by no means be buddies with a Conservative – saying “I can’t forgive them for what they’ve performed”. He reiterated that Labour couldn’t help the present Brexit deal.

He instructed Newsnight: “We couldn’t help the deal because it now stands.

“We’ll see what comes again on the weekend and take into account that intimately – however we will’t help the present deal.”


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