Anthony Howard in the Times pleads for ermine for the old Welsh windbag, Guido thought it was a joke when he first heard the rumour from Glasgow. But if an establishment scribbler is pleading and mumbling about Kinnock’s joie de vivre something is afoot. He will, after all, be unemployed on November 2nd having. Guido hopes he is ennobled. It will provide lots of blog material.