The Tory Minister for Faith, Baroness Warsi, has scant proof to support her claim that religion has been ushered back into Whitehall by Coalition 'Do Godders'
Sir Winston Churchill
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Friday 23 July 2010
Friday 23 July 2010
The fashion brand Aquascutum is working with a debt advisory firm to raise capital to drive its turnaround, following its acquisition by the owner of Jaeger last September.
Thursday 22 July 2010
Justice Secretary Kenneth Clarke's pledge to stop sending thousands of criminals to prison, which so angered Tory right-wingers last month, was inspired by Winston Churchill, the Justice minister Crispin Blunt will say today. He will tell an audience in London that Mr Clarke's claim that prison doesn't work was based on the war-time prime minister's penal reform policy. Many will interpret Mr Blunt's comments as a direct attack on the former Tory home secretary Michael Howard, who criticised Mr Clarke by repeating his famous political catchphrase "prison works".
Wednesday 21 July 2010
Sunday 11 July 2010
Friday 25 June 2010
designed in 1930, this classic desk lamp counts Winston Churchill among its famous users. His stood on his desk in his air-raid shelter beneath Whitehall and was presumably witness to many conversations about strategy while the sirens wailed outside.
Friday 18 June 2010
On the face of it, it may not be the sort of message you would want to receive from your nearest and dearest as you approach one of the most exacting periods of your life.
Tuesday 08 June 2010
Tuesday 25 May 2010
David Cameron last night moved to soothe a festering row with Conservative MPs who have accused him of trying to stifle dissent on his backbenches. He backed off from moves to allow ministers to vote in elections to the party's 1922 Committee, whose membership has traditionally been limited to backbenchers when Tories are in office.
Friday 21 May 2010
Thursday 13 May 2010
By 2090 future generations will no longer recognise Winston Churchill, new research revealed today.
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