An MP’s ovens became the internet’s hot topic – our 18 favourite burns

On Tuesday, Tory MP James Brokenshire achieved that pinacle of political ambition – a double-page spread on his kitchen in the Daily Mail.

Whilst Amber Rudd may disapprove of him “parading” his wife, what got everybody else talking was his over-endowment in the oven department, with four of them. The matter might have died down, had he not stepped in to clarify matters and show off his baking skills.

There was a major problem with his hashtag.

Naturally, Twitter cooked up some jokes about the MP and his oven collection.

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