Onions, ironing and 'sex appeal'
He's been accused of sexism and homophobia. He's a sceptic of climate science. He ate a raw onion on live TV. He was also prime minister of Australia for two years.
Gaffe-prone Tony Abbott was a polarising figure in Australian politics, and now he's been appointed as the UK government's new trade adviser, he’s causing quite a stir here too.
Produced by James Wignall
01 Oct 2020