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There Is No Alternative?

“If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing” – Margaret Thatcher At the age of 24, my claim to be one of ‘Thatcher’s Children’ is tenuous. She first took office 10 years before I was born, and photographs of her […]

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Christmas Conflict: “War is Over”

Who’s hosting it this year? Who’s putting up Uncle Jim for the night? When are we opening presents? Do we walk before or after the Queen’s Speech? I’d like to give out the tree presents, if no-one objects… Who gets the turkey breast? Why didn’t my Step-Daughter get a card from you? No wonder so […]

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