It’s the kind of delicate situation politicians often have to navigate.
Where to look when confronted with a gaggle of scantily clad pop starlets?
But Chancellor Alistair Darling managed to skilfully avoid looking anywhere inappropriate as he met The Saturdays last night.
However, the 56-year-old wasn’t unaffected by his encounter – the pop group brought a rosy glow to his face as he attempted to ignore their charms.
I’m not looking! Blushing Chancellor Alistair Darling doesn’t know where to direct his eyes as he meets scantily clad band The Saturdays
Lovely to meet you: Darling keeps his eyes away from his new friend’s assets