Ken he make it to Question Time?
WILLIAM HILL are offering odds of 11/4 that Ken Clarke will FAIL to turn up for Question Time tonight - but make him 1/4 to take his place on the panel.
'Mr Clarke or his advisers may decide that it would be more circumspect not to put himself even more in the public limelight at this time and pull out of this high profile appearance' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.
Hills make Ken Clarke 5/1 second favourite to be the next Cabinet Minister to leave his post, Chris Huhne is Even money favourite with Hills who also offer 6 Lansley; 7 Cable; 12 Fox.
ON GARDE FOR IMF?
WILLIAM HILL have slashed their odds for Christine Lagarde of France to become the next permanent head of the IMF from 20/1 to 6/4 favourite.
'We were taken by surprise by the flood of bets for Ms Lagarde and had to cut her odds rapidly' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.
NEXT PERMANENT HEAD OF IMF 6/4 Lagarde (Fr); 5/2 Dervis (Turkey): 5 Ahluwalia (India); 7 Weber (Ger); 8 Brown (Scotland); Shanmugaratnam (Sing); 10 Carney (Canada); Lipsky (USA); Manuel (S Africa)> Others on request.