Russian Silver-gilt and Cloisonné-enamel Cigarette Case, Maria Eagle, 1882.
Image caption There are still concerns over the BBC’s future independence Poor John Whittingdale. He stands up in the Commons to announce the publication of a highly detailed set of proposals for the BBC’s future, which, it seems, enjoy broad support – most importantly from the BBC – and instead of congratulating him on a statesmanlike compromise, his Labour shadow, Maria Eagle, attacks him for lacking the coura
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SCOTTISH Labour found itself slapped down by the UK party yesterday after shadow defence secretary Maria Eagle said the conference vote to scrap Trident would have no impact on current Labour policy, which is in favour of renewing the nuclear weapo