Chesterfield MP asks if Osborne gives a **** about being an MP after landing top newspaper job

George Osborne.
George Osborne.

Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins has questioned whether former Chancellor George Osborne can combine his job as MP with his new role as a newspaper editor.

The Labour MP posted a tweet after it emerged Mr Osborne - who will remain MP for Tatton in Cheshire - had been appointed editor of the Evening Standard in London.