Tag Archives: Gordon Brown

Every PM needs a Willie…

At the risk of sounding like I’m continuing a theme… Lord Mandelson displays a gift for comic timing after being asked by Tory MP Peter Luff if he is Gordon Brown’s “Willie”. Mr Luff, chairman of the Commons business committee, was referring to Margaret Thatcher’s famous comment about her deputy prime minister William Whitelaw – […]

Clarkson drops self in Brown

Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has said he is sorry for calling Gordon Brown a “one-eyed Scottish idiot”. He said: “In the heat of the moment I made a remark about the Prime Minister’s personal appearance for which, upon reflection, I apologise.” The broadcaster made the comments to journalists in Sydney when he was speaking […]