Education secretary mocks deputy Labour leader for speaking ‘out of both sides of her mouth at once’ on riots Michael Gove repeatedly interrupted Harriet Harman on Newsnight. Photograph: Chris Ison/PA As the violence in London appeared to subside overnight, political tempers started to flare. Newsnight played host last night to a good old fashioned barney between Michael Gove and Harriet Harman on the political fallout of the riots. Harman, 61, who is something of a veteran of Newsnight bust ups, kept her cool. But Gove, 43, who was still at school when Harman was first elected as an MP in 1982, came close to losing his temper….
Michael Gove comes close to losing cool with Harriet Harman on TV over riots