She has lost a beloved husband and the country has lost one of the most admirable public servants in its history.
Reports that the former brought pressure to bear on ITV are alarming. Can we look forward to a new series – Britain’s Got Feudalism?
The TV presenter showed huge bravery this week by standing up to groupthink. The Government can learn a lot from her.
And done so without increasing the likelihood of instruction for what will be the most important case of his life – the next general election.