Lord Gilmour has died

Lord Gilmour, former Spectator Editor and Cabinet minister, will be best remembered for being a leading Tory critic of Margaret… Read more »

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John Biffen has died

Lord Biffen, as he became in 1997, served Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher as Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Secretary of… Read more »

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Gerald Ford has died

Gerald Ford, US President from 1974 to 1976, has died aged 93, his widow Betty has announced.  Ford became America’s… Read more »

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General Pinochet is dead

"He may be a sonofabitch but he’s our sonofabitch" was a favourite soundbite of the Cold War era.  As the… Read more »

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Milton Friedman has died

MILTON FRIEDMAN – ONE OF THE MOST ARTICULATE DEFENDERS OF FREE MARKET CAPITALISM – HAS DIED.  His wisdom is captured… Read more »

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