…here are some posts made over the weekend at Spectator.co.uk:
Fraser Nelson remembers exemplary soldier Lt. Colonel Rupert Thorneloe, and argues that James Purnell is building a platform to run for the Labour leadership.
James Forsyth doubts Russia will help to squeeze Iran, and highlights a strategic dilemma for the Tories.
notes that Lord Sainsbury seeks a new mode of political operation
, and laments a procurement strategy that puts troops in danger
Martin Bright discusses the campaign to change the libel laws.
Clive Davis says that Norman Tebbit has great humanity.
And Alex Massie gives a potted history of cricket’s most heroic victories.