Douglas Hurd

British Conservative politician and novelist (born 1930)

Douglas Richard Hurd, Baron Hurd of Westwell, (born 8 March 1930), is a British Conservative politician and novelist, who served in the governments of Margaret Thatcher and John Major between 1979 and his retirement in 1995.

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  • We should be wary of politicians who profess to follow history while only noticing those signposts of history that point in the direction which they themselves already favour.

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