Not a patch on Catherine

Why am I supposed to be stunned when an anonymous hooker turns out to be a research chemist? How dare she take the name of Bunuel’s great movie in vain, starring Catherine Deneuve – my generation’s intro to the eroticism of class( with its typical Marxist sub-theme of course) . Good for the Christmas sales of the revised, named edition, I suppose. Let me tell you from thumbing through in Waterstone’s…oops! Broken connection….

Former BBC journalist and manager in Belfast, Manchester and London, Editor Spolight; Political Editor BBC NI; Current Affairs Commissioning editor BBC Radio 4; Editor Political and Parliamentary Programmes, BBC Westminster; former London Editor Belfast Telegraph. Hon Senior Research Fellow, The Constitution Unit, Univ Coll. London