COLD DRINKS Douglas Hurd
enjoyed Irish hospitality in October 1984
Margaret Aspinall Douglas Hurd
The Cabinet Office says it will challenge a ruling it must release files now relating to the 1989 Hillsborough disaster, left, and then-PM Margaret Thatcher, inset
Bodyguards are normally only removed from former Northern Ireland Secretaries at their request which was how Tory peer Douglas Hurd
In a letter to customers with investment portfolios of more than pounds 70,000, the bank, which recently appointed former Foreign Secretary Douglas Hurd
to a pounds 250,000-a-year two-day-a-week top job, says:
Michael Mansfield QC , representing 75 of the bereaved families, put to him that "this information was going to the highest level, wasn't it?" Mr Sykes said "yes" and agreed when Mr Mansfield clarified by the "highest level" he meant then Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and Home Secretary Douglas Hurd
Father-of-four Mr Williams tried to bring calm to the streets when the violence flared and later made representations to then-Home Secretary Douglas Hurd
over what sparked the riots.
By all means let the really wealthy pensioners, like his father Lord Douglas Hurd
and his equally rich cronies in Parliament past and present lead by example and give away benefits they certainly don't need or depend on.
The attendees list was an illustrious one and featured novelists James Kelman, Alexander McCall Smith and AN Wilson, comedian and classicist Natalie Haynes, travel writer Jan Morris, TV gardener James Wong, former foreign secretary Douglas Hurd
, sex blogger Brooke Magnanti and poet John Hegley Broadcasters included Jon Ronson, historian Tom Holland, BBC legend John Simpson, as well as Orwell prize-winner Andrea Gillies.
Younger readers may not recognise the names of Michael Heseltine, Douglas Hurd
and Leon Brittan.
1930: Douglas Hurd
. British Tory politician and former Foreign Secretary.
Lord Douglas Hurd
shares his feelings on Pilate, and Jeffrey John, Dean of St Albans, talks about the defeat and victory of the cross.
They persuaded then Conservative Home Secretary Douglas Hurd
to allow them to introduce a new bylaw.