Life in the old Ancram yet

Ancram on Europe – “Get Lost”. Went down well with the crowd. Little known fact – he’s a huge Meatloaf fan. “Tony Blair doesn’t trust people. He takes them in.” JQ 1

Fatty Soames was predictable, and cliched. JQ O

Alan Duncan on international development was business-like JQ 1/2

Patrick Mercer – Who? Shadow Minister for Homeland Security. What?

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Quote of the Day

Andrea Leadsom told BBC Radio 4’s Today

“He’s made his views on Brexit on the record, and the problem with that of course is that the chair’s impartiality is absolutely essential. … He’s made his views known on Brexit… it’s a matter for him but nevertheless it’s a challenge and all colleagues need to form their own view of that.”


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