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Hamilton's hometown folks unhappy with his comments

Lewis Hamilton's behaviour during the Monaco Grand Prix continues to haunt him with the wrong kind of headlines, this time people form his hometown have taken exception to disparaging comments he made about Stevenage. During the weekend in Monte Carlo Hamilton told media, 'I come from a not-great place in Stevenage and lived on a couch in my dad’s apartment – and Nico grew up in Monaco with jets and hotels and boats and all these kinds of things – so the hunger is different.' Stevenage councillor Philip Bibby took offence, “I can’t see how he can say such things about the place where he grew up. He needs to remember his roots. His comments are unfair.” Stevenage Borough...
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