The Bugging Policeman

Our most political policeman had good reason to tape his telephone calls after his dealings with Blunkett. On more than one occasion Blunkett briefed against him – blaming him for the latest cock-up or memorably claiming he had carpeted his predecessor after a convivial meeting.

Commissioner Blair probably just wanted hard evidence if he was stitched up by a politician again. Just like J. Edgar Hoover…

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Councillor John Thomas, Keith Vaz’s Leicester East Constituency Labour Party Chairman says…

“This is great disappointment to me, realising that I have spent over 30 years of my life working for a party that I now know that I have nothing in common with. This is not the party I joined, the party for decent working people. I can no longer follow the clown that leads the Labour Party, he is heavily influenced by the Trotskyite Len McCluskey and is now as the Hoki Coki leader, in out, and shake it all about he has turned this great party into a laughing stock.”


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