"What do pounds make?" cried Sir Bruce. "Rich people!" shouted back an excited Prime Minister and Chancellor, right on cue, in a sequence of events that may or may not have occurred at No 10 when the entertainer, 83, gave a recent impromptu performance.
Brucie, knighted this year after a campaign by fans, reportedly delivered the "full repertoire of his gags" at the invitation of Mr Cameron's policy adviser, Steve Hilton.
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