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Gordon Brown’s resignation: the front pages

A selfless sacrifice, or an attempted coup? Here’s what the papers have to say on Brown’s surprise r

Financial Times: Brown to quit in bid to win over Lib Dems

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Guardian: Brown plays last card

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Telegraph: A very Labour coup

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Daily Mirror: For the greater Gord

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Daily Mail: A squalid day for democracy

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Independent: The sacrifice

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The Times: His parting shot

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