BBC4 have recently shown a unashamed tribute by Michael Portillo (who famously lost the Enfield Southgate bi-election seat to an old friend of mine, Stephen Twigg MP) who now only languishes on a sofa with Diane Abbott MP on BBC’s This Week show; to his dear friend Baroness Lady Thatcher.
I remember the eighties well, recalling the blatant attack on the poor in the UK and which began the era of privatisation, financial risk taking which led to a boom-bust economy. More of my thought’s on her era are in the comments below…. I welcome any political thoughts on her or any arguments against any points I’ve raised – I’ve tried to be as accurate on this part of history and of her policies, those I can recall.
Unfortunately little positive legislation has come into force under our present Government, in some cases they have tried eroding the rights of citizens even more …
"Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose!!"