Comment: Quotes of the Week
Saturday 06 February 1999
Esther Rantzen (above), TV presenter
"There is a limit to the things politicians should poke their noses into."
William Hague, leader of the Opposition
"We can take the challenge, although some of the younger boys, who have never seen girls before, might be surprised."
Dr Stephen Winkley, headmaster of Uppingham School which is to go fully co-educational
"Robin Cook is not a man I would be inclined to marry, either politically or, were I a woman, for love."
George Walden, former Tory minister
"I have always had a jaundiced view of the media."
Ron Davies, former Welsh Secretary
"I wonder what I did in a previous life to become Sports Minister. I must have been Vlad the Impaler."
Minister for Sport
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Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 4 Game of Thrones season 5 trailer: The first full-length look is here
- 5 Rashida Jones speaks out against male-centric porn saying 'women should have sex and feel good about it'
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9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
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Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
King Abdullah dead: We can't afford not to hold Saudi Arabia's royals to account