the-thatcher-years

2013-04-18-ThatcherI saw not the frail, fallible woman, but the indelible, subjectively interpreted icon that cannot be so easily extricated from the world. The symbol cannot be destroyed.
The DJ and suspected paedophile Jimmy Savile raved about his "love" for Margaret Thatcher in a hand-written letter, newly
When I saw the new BBC series, The 70s, being promoted as an account of "a Britain brimming with aspiration as ordinary people first felt the thrill of freedom and money", I approached it with a degree of caution.
Margaret Thatcher's bitter battles within her cabinet over the economy, with the military over defence cuts, the Argentinians