Tag Archives: Harold Macmillan

The role of First Secretary of State

Dominic Raab, as First Secretary of State, has been designated by the Prime Minister to stand in for him while he recovers from Coronavirus.  Mr Raab is also Foreign Secretary and there have been calls for him to step aside … Continue reading

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Conservative leaders and Europe

I have seen various report claiming that the issue of European integration has been responsible for bringing down Conservative Prime Ministers from Edward Heath onwards – and at least one also suggesting it brought down Harold Macmillan.  European integration has … Continue reading

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Miliband v Miliband

Ed Miliband has told his local party that he will contest the Labour leadership.  That means David and Ed Miliband are presently the only two politicians competing for the leadership.  That could make for some interesting campaign literature.  What does one say about … Continue reading

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