Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is right: you don’t swap horses in midstream, least of all in a flood. The reshuffle has saddled him with a new burden but it is a step forward if it really integrates health and social care.
REMEMBER Kellingley. The closure of the last deep mine in Britain is symbolic. The pit near Selby that represented the future of coal now speaks volumes for the long-term stupidity of British politicians.
DAVID Cameron’s 10 years at the top, celebrated last Sunday, have been full of complications and Labour’s win in the Oldham by-election added another to the list. It’s a wonder the poor chap isn’t up the pole by now.