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Thread #124461   Message #2752315
Posted By: Gervase
25-Oct-09 - 09:53 AM
Thread Name: BS: BNP on question time
Subject: RE: BS: BNP on question time
...and to call Harold Nicolson a "leftie' is a bit of a hoot, as you'd see if you looked into his life. A career diplomat from before the Great War, for a while he was pally with Mosley until Mosley became a fascist and was appointed minister of information by Churchill.
So "leftie" was he that he was appointed Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order as a reward for writing the official biography of George V.