03/28/2008 02:44 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

British Cabinet Member: "It Would Be An Absolute F**king Disaster If Gordon Brown Was Prime Minister And I Will Do Everything In My Power To F**king Stop Him"...

Gordon Brown faced accusations from senior Labour figures of deliberately inflaming the party's crisis as suggestions grew that a heavyweight " stop Brown" candidate would try to thwart the Chancellor's leadership ambitions.

Charles Clarke, the former home secretary, and Frank Field, the former social security minister, both claimed he had encouraged this week's manoeuvring against Tony Blair.

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