News Ruth Dudley Edwards

Friday 29 August 2014

Cam 'n' Sam love-in adds to misery for Brown 

The compassionate should bleed for poor Gordon Brown. On Thursday, he had a terrible afternoon: there was the betrayal by Bono, the sighting of a hated ghost, the shock of the despised enemy moving policy tanks onto his Downing Street lawn, an attack on his record and judgement that must have had Downing Street staff ducking for cover from flying staplers and mobile phones, and, to cap it all, when he most needed love, four hours till midnight arguing inconclusively with Peter Robinson and Martin McGuinness about the devolution of policing...

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