He used to be a Conservative MP, was destroyed by the cash-for-questions affair, but has risen, quite unexpectedly, from the political grave.
Posts Tagged: Gyles Brandreth
Plus: A return to Fleet Street. A venture to Edinburgh. West Ham win, David Laws loses. And: UKIP’s London members will have no say in the selection of its Mayoral Candidate.
Plus: A present for Jacqui Smith. In memory of Constance Henriette Dale. I am reviving my blog. And finally: A truly disgusting reference to vibrators.
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Lord Ashcroft: Charles Moore’s biography of Lady Thatcher lands top prize at the Paddy Power Political Book Awards
Gyles Brandreth, the compere for the event, got it spot on when he said that the evening was all about “championing books”.