Walk on, p*ss people off: Liz Truss’s choice of music angers its creators

She probably thought it was a good choice of walk-on music at a conference whose slogan was “Getting Britain Moving”.

But Liz Truss’s choice of M People’s Moving On Up has deeply angered members of the band who created it – not least because the Conservative Party never even bothered to ask permission to use the track.

Producer and DJ Mike Pickering, who was one of M People’s three members, had this to say:

The band was left-leaning, as we can see from these tweets about singer Heather Small:


Perhaps this would have been a better choice:


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One Comment

  1. Terry w Scales October 5, 2022 at 5:54 pm - Reply

    It is like someone who has just started A level Economics is Prime Minister……Very worrying. A Chancellor whose experience of democracy is very limited….very worrying

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