As we close in on what could be a historic weekend in motor racing, the BBC has published the latest gossip and stories from the Formula One paddock.
Chief amongst them is the anticipated return of Jenson Button to the sport. He's a temporary stand in for Fernando Alonso this weekend whilst the Spaniard takes on the Indianapolis 500. In a sense, there's no pressure on Button as he returns for one race at the glitz and glamour of Monaco. Chances are he won't even complete the race given the self-inflicted misfortune of McLaren this season.
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