That’s what the BBC is reporting here. It goes on to say:
It has become something of a tradition for the Conservative foreign affairs spokesman Keith Simpson to send his colleagues a suggested reading list for the Parliamentary recess.
This year’s summer list comprises 27 heavyweight books, mostly on subjects like military history, political biography, constitutional reform and the economy.
Mr Simpson told The World At One that this was not compulsory reading for his colleagues, though he thought that some might see it as a reading list set by an Oxford tutor.
I have a few suggested readings that these folks could check out:
- You’re an idiot and people talk about you behind your back by
- You don’t have to fuck people over to survive
- Idiots at work: Chronicles of workplace stupidity
I actually haven’t read any of these books. I picked them solely on their great titles. I hope Keith enjoys my reading list !!
Here is the ol chap Simpson, with his horse: