TO: Secretary of State for Health
FROM: Permanent Secretary
SUBJECT: Your appointment
Dear Secretary of State,
Congratulations on your appointment. Although some may see it as a case of out of the frying pan and into the fire, there's an important job to do and Rupert has assured...
Labour needs to stop the back-biting and regain its confidence
In politics, as in sport, confidence is an invaluable currency. Tony Blair had it, and it rarely seemed shakeable--at least after a stiffening drink or two. Gordon Brown had it--and then lost it, precipitating a political slide spectacular for its...