A fascinating question from Thurrock’s Labour MP Andrew Mackinlay to Jack Straw, “pursuant to the Answer of 1st November, on the Holy See, why no advertisement inviting applications for the post of UK Ambassador to the Holy See was published in any national newspaper of Northern Ireland”. Thanks to Alan for the heads up!
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