Speaking to the BBC’s Laura K, Nicholas Soames bemoaned the coarsening of politics in recent years, saying the Commons has “become a rougher, coarser place… it’s got very unpleasant”.
“It’s become a rougher, coarser place… it’s got very unpleasant”
Sir Nicholas Soames tells @BBCLauraK his grandfather, Winston Churchill, would be “deeply perplexed” by the state of British politics, as he leaves Westminster after 37 years as a Tory MPhttps://t.co/6E440eWA6S pic.twitter.com/rbew8pE3Pc
— BBC Politics (@BBCPolitics) October 31, 2019
That would be the same Nicholas Soames who during his years as an MP has:
Guido reckons civility in politics will only go up when Soames starts enjoying his retirement…