First Political Memory

Thatcher ResigningThis meme is going around the blogs at the moment.

My earliest political memory is at the age of 9 being informed that Margaret Thatcher had thrown in the towel and resigned as Prime Minister.

I then proceeded to run around the school field in celebration.

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  1. My first political memory is TBW being elected.

    I remember her resigning too – I was on my way to an interview for a place at Imperial College and passed an Evening Standard seller. So I bought a copy and handed it the interviewer. We had a nice chat about how she’d screwed up higher education and then he offered me a place!

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