Hugh thomas

Cecil Parkinson, Charles Powell, John Simpson and Steve Hilton remember Margaret Thatcher

13 April 2013 9:00 am

Cecil Parkinson: Underestimated – but unbowed Even among Mrs Thatcher’s original shadow Cabinet, there were those who simply did not believe…

On the silver trail

15 January 2011 12:00 am

The Spanish empire was the first of Europe’s great overseas empires, and for many years the richest and most powerful.