The Beast of Bolsover was silenced on Queen's Speech day, and all because of the SNP's bottom battle over who sits where on Her Majesty's Opposition benches.
DAVID Cameron has issued a direct challenge to the SNP Government to "stop talking and start acting" on Holyrood's extra powers as he set out his administration's legislative programme.
Scotland 's 56 new SNP MPs rebuffed Westminster customs, wearing white roses, clapping in the chamber and even, allegedly, contributing to the absence of the traditional Queen's Speech quip.
TIARAS, top hats and turbans - but not a Scottish Nationalist in sight.
Euromillions winners Colin and Christine Weir donated another £1million to the SNP in the run-up to the General Election, according to figures from the Electoral Commission watchdog.