Shocked and floored

by Stephen Tall on June 28, 2006

According to thegrauniad, Margaret Becket was more than a little taken aback by Tony Blair’s decision to promote the former Tribune and CND supporter, and one-time left-wing firebrand, to the lofty position of Foreign Secretary:

‘Fuck, I’m stunned,’ new foreign secretary told Blair

Just imagine what the rest of us thought, Margaret.