Further your research

Lord Hailsham,' A sparrow’s flight: the memoirs of Lord Hailsham of St Marylebone', (HarperCollins, London, 1990)

George Thomas, 'Mr Speaker: The Memoirs of Viscount Tonypandy', (Century, London, 1985)

Michael Cockerell, 'Live from Number 10: The Inside Story of Prime Ministers and Television', (Faber and Faber, London, 1988)

Geoffrey Howe, 'Conflict of loyalty', (Macmillan, London, 1994)

Andrew Sparrow, 'Obscure scribblers: a history of parliamentary journalism', (Politico's Publishing, London, 2003)

Michael Brunson, 'A ringside seat', (Hodder & Stoughton, London, 2000)

Ian Church, 'Official report (Hansard): House of Commons centenary volume 1909-2009: an anthology of historic and memorable House of Commons speeches to celebrate the first 100 years', (The Stationary Office, London, 2009)