The fervent believer in the European project was also an early advocate of market economics. We send our commiserations to his widow and family.
One of the Labour deputy’s key sources on Brittan claims to have been “right up for witch-hunts” against Conservatives.
If Labour had more MPs as bold as he is, the Tories would find themselves in a very much weaker position.
By Tim MontgomerieFollow Tim on Twitter. The House of Lords is becoming a problem. Inspired by such premier league Yellow B**tards as Lord Oakeshott the Upper House is overstepping its reforming, amending role and is in danger of becoming a roadblock to important Coalition reforms, including with respect to the NHS and elected police chiefs. […]