AN embarrassed Tory councillor found out he had a fictitious biography posted on Wikipedia – just minutes after complaining about his lack of world-wide web fame.

Councillor Adam G Brown moaned that no one knew who he was in his weblog on October 26.

But just 40 minutes later an article about his life, ambitions and plans for world domination was posted on internet encyclopaedia Wikipedia.

It claimed: "Adam has stated on numerous occasions that he would like to stand for a parliamentary seat but that he considers the next general election as too soon and would not compromise the commitment he has made to the people of Broadfield North."

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