Marcia Williams note

Historical Finds – The Press, the Prime Minister & Marcia Williams

If there is one thing I have tried to keep firmly away from my current work on The Labour Party, Spin and the 1997 and 1966 party machines it’s the relationship between Harold Wilson and his Personal and Political Secretary Marcia Williams (later Lady Falkender). It has proved to be an impossible goal as we can see here.

History – Smear, Fear and Tired Conclusions

There I was hanging around in the archives as you do when I came across this blast from the past: 1966 actually and in The Sunday Express (a right of centre UK newspaper). Doesn’t it remind you of current scare tactics used against Jeremy Corbyn?