06/19/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

The 10 Weirdest Expense Claims By British Lawmakers

1. Glitter toilet seat
Who: John Reid, former Home Secretary
Reid's Glasgow flat must be quite something - he claimed for a DFS sofa, which comes with instructions to 'plump cushions daily', a £199 'pouffe' and a toilet seat that would make Lawrence Llewelyn-Bowen blush.

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