Our politicians aren’t shy about displaying their passions in the debating chamber - but what is it that excites them when they’re off the clock?
Newsroom asked a number of parliamentarians about the secrets behind the hidden talents that may be keeping them busy this summer.
Today in MPs’ Private Passions, National MP Simon Bridges shows how he keeps his colleagues marching to the same beat.
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