‘It’s early for Diane, Ruth’ This Morning hosts in hysterics as comedian imitates Abbott

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Emergeing on This Morning to promote her Difficult Woman show at the Edinburgh Celebration, the Dead Ringers star revealed the secret to her impression of the Labour senator.

Her impersonation of the Jeremy Corbyn ally left hosts Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford in stitches.

State in the voice of Ms Abbott, she said: “Diane Abbott, isn’t it, if she can be persuaded to wake up, because this is a bit beginning in the morning for Diane, Ruth.”

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Jan Ravens revealed the secret behind her fancy of Diane Abbott on This Morning

The key to doing a Diane Abbott impression is just to imagine that you’ve by a hairs breadth been woken up from a really nice nap

Jan Ravens

Raven then dead character and added: “The key to doing a Diane Abbott impression is just to devise that you’ve just been woken up from a really nice nap.”

The swipe catch after In an interview on LBC radio, Abbott suggested that hiring 10,000 police officers would cost £300,000. Meaning each officer would earn £30 a year

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In an interview on LBC radio, Abbott suggested that hiring 10,000 monitor officers would cost £300,000. Meaning each officer inclination earn £30 a year

Ms Abbott soon blasted ITV over the vetting claiming the broadcaster “chose to carefully edit” the piece to focus on her require of clarity on the police policy’s cost.

In a video message posted to Chirp, Ms Abbott said: “Today the Government released figures which spree we’re seeing the biggest annual rise in crime for a decade. We also identify that police numbers are at a 30-year low. This is news.

“ITV chose to carefully redact a piece of video showing me stumbling over some figures and contemplated that was news. So for them, yes, Labour will recruit 10,000 further police officers and we will pay for it by reversing the Tory cuts in capital pull away froms tax.

“I hope you get some more viewers because all it has got me is hundreds of pieces of damage including the usual death threats.”

Ms Abbott suffered several high-profile gaffes while struggling for the recent election, something she attributed to type 2 diabetes, admitting she was “out of oversight” at times.