Thatcher

Hugo Chavez – the ballet

28 November 2014 17:12

Here’s something to watch next time you’re visiting Venezuela, if you can avoid getting murdered while you’re there – a…

Are bowls of pasta Blairite?

29 October 2014 18:54

If Thatcher was Britain’s Bonaparte, then Blair was most certainly our Louis-Philippe. It was during the reign of the latter…

Once civil servants have praised one Prime Minister, they must praise them all

15 April 2013 16:01

Sir Jeremy Heywood and Sir Bob Kerslake have penned a civil service tribute to Margaret Thatcher in today’s Telegraph. They…

VERY FRAIL OLD LADY DIES

9 April 2013 12:00

–       Full story pages 1-96. You turn if you want to …………………… handbag …………….. polarising …………. didn’t like the IRA…

Should Lady Thatcher Receive a State Funeral?

22 December 2011 12:11

Unseemly to talk about this while the old Lady still breathes. Unseemly but necessary. Peter Oborne considers the argument in…

The Political X-Factor: Empathy

30 November 2011 17:43

In the midst of a piece explaining how Jon Huntsman bungled his Presidential campaign, Ross Douthat offers this: Voters don’t…

There is a Government Car Parking Policy? Jesus Wept.

2 August 2011 10:53

Blimey David, the startling aspect of Eric Pickles’ announcement that central government will loosen the guidelines it issues to local…