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‘But Margaret I take longer to dress than you…’

Last week, I attended the memorial service for Lord St John of Fawsley (Norman St John-Stevas).  Lord Lamont gave the address and Cardinal Cormack Murphy-O’Connor gave the tribute.  Both recounted stories reflecting the wit of the flamboyant politician.   Even on … Continue reading

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A dying breed

I have posted a quick note on Lords of the Blog about the death of Norman St John-Stevas, the Lord St John of Fawsley.  Though frail, he was intellectually alert to the end and continued attending the Lords.  He was … Continue reading

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One of those weeks…

It has been one of those weeks.  I have not yet arranged to use Twitter but if I had, and found the odd moment, here’s what some of my tweets would have looked like. Wednesday Up early to catch the … Continue reading

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