An intermittently Liberal anthology compiled by Jonathan Calder

Thursday, March 20, 2003  

A liberal appetite
Campbell-Bannerman weighed almost 20 stone, as did his wife. He once described his favourite menu as mutton broth, fresh herring or salmon, haggis, roast mutton, grouse, apple tart and strawberries, and he finished every meal with gingerbread and butter.
David McKie Guardian 20 March 2003

posted by Jonathan Calder | 10:25 pm