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Conservative will not face charges over champagne

PUBLISHED: 19:00 09 October 2009 | UPDATED: 15:01 05 October 2010

AN EAST End Conservative has been told he will not be charged after police arrested him over a row when he was accused of not paying for a £150 bottle of champagne at a hotel during the Tory party conference. Philip Whittington, 27, who is Conservative

AN EAST End Conservative has been told he will not be charged after police arrested him over a row when he was accused of not paying for a £150 bottle of champagne at a hotel during the Tory party conference.

Philip Whittington, 27, who is Conservative activist in Tower Hamlets, was arrested at the Midland Hotel in Manchester and held overnight by police.aHamlets Hamlets


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