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ALWYN TURNER remembers the appeals for the country to come together in 1974.
ALWYN TURNER on the arrival of Margaret Thatcher in Downing Street.
Where is the Independent Group heading? Is it the SDP Mk II? Blair’s Babes? Or David Davis revisited?
ALWYN TURNER on how the fall of the Berlin Wall allowed the rise of Euroscepticism in Britain.
PAUL SAFFER on Robin Day, the always-humble Grand Inquisitor who gave us BBC’s Question Time.
Len McCluskey: a career in 41 quotes.
ALWYN TURNER on the extraordinary figure of Enoch Powell.
ALWYN TURNER remembers complaints in the 1980s about Tony Benn and ‘the elitism of activists’.
ALWYN TURNER remembers how the death of Princess Diana was covered in the media.
Is the Left still hankering after 1968 and all that, asks ALWYN TURNER.