David Cameron was asked what advice he would give his young self. He said it would be to “keep on with science subjects because understanding of science will be so important in your future life”. In an interview with The Spectator, the Prime Minister said that he would tell the young Cameron at Eton: “So: a little more on the physics and chemistry, please, D […]
Iain Duncan Smith has described his plan to introduce Universal Credit as “essentially on time” – an expression you might find useful the next time you are embarrassingly late without a plausible excuse.
Years ago, when select committees were in their infancy, the aristocratic Tory minister Lord (Grey) Gowrie was asked by an MP a question which he hadn’t a clue how to answer. “What do you think this is?” retorted an outraged Gowrie. “Mastermind?”