Old Etonian Kwasi Kwarteng, graduate of numerous hedge funds, reckons we are “soft” not to cut public sector pay by 10%: “On public sector pay, I think we’ve gone very soft on this. What happened in 1931 is when the National Government was formed, they cut public sector pay by 10%. That was a different political […]

A new book by five Tory MPs castigating British workers as lazy contains some absolutely cracking lines. Britannia Unchained is written by Kwasi Kwarteng, Priti Patel, Dominic Raab, Chris Skidmore and Elizabeth Truss — all elected in 2010 — as a right-wing call to arms. Amongst Scrapbook’s favourite extracts is the quintet’s idea of where British […]