Jones had previously been a speech writer for Liberal prime minister Malcolm Fraser and in 1978 ran unsuccessfully as a Liberal by-election candidate in the state seat of Earlwood in Sydney's south, famously wearing Greek costume in a doomed bid to enter politics. … [Read more...] about Alan Jones ends his last ever radio show with an emotional sign-off – as stars of sport, screen and politics send in farewell messages
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A SIMPLE GUIDE: How do I protect myself? IMPACT: What the virus does to the body RECOVERY: How long does it take? LOCKDOWN: How can we lift restrictions? ENDGAME: How do we get out of this mess? The minutes of 34 Sage sessions, going back to 22 January, have been released alongside a series of scientific reports. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Relaxing lockdown ‘risky’ and a ‘political decision’
Asked if he felt vindicated, he said: "I would say that word, yes. I felt vindicated. Because I don't know if it would have been mentioned if I hadn't actually said that." … [Read more...] about Eyewitness says he feels vindicated after Dominic Cummings admitted Durham trip
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It is perplexing that no proper history exists of this, the most important city in Scotland and one of the most complex and vibrant in the world. Sir Tom, though, is the man to write such a book and perhaps in doing so he will succeed in unlocking the mystery of the "Glasgow effect". This is the curious and depressing social phenomenon that sees the city's citizens die significantly younger than those of Britain's other great industrial cities, despite similar indicators of deprivation. … [Read more...] about Glasgow and historian Tom Devine – a match made in heaven