In Claire Fox, the Prime Minister has elevated to the peerage someone whose former party defended terrorism.
Also: Ministry of Defence and Northern Irish Office clash over protecting ex-servicemen and police; and another bad week for Scottish Labour.
He was murdered by terrorists 40 years ago today. Now there is a new, exemplary biography of him.
Patrick Bishop’s biography of Airey Neave, who in 1975 showed how to run a successful leadership campaign.
Every such criminal claims to have been “driven” to violence. Their excuses must not be indulged.