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Spartak
06-08-2005, 19:29:49
:(

mr.G
06-08-2005, 19:52:05
the brother of hood?

Spartak
06-08-2005, 19:58:05
No. Former Foreign Secretary and Iraq war dissenter.

protein
06-08-2005, 20:03:09
well written:

Following Mr Straw's death, former friends and colleagues paid tribute to him.

Former Home Secretary Dvid Blunkett said:

Kitsuki
06-08-2005, 20:39:20
A real shame - I had a lot of time for Robin Cook. :(

Gary
07-08-2005, 00:10:45
:(
First Mo gets ill again, now Robin's gone. Much longer and there soon won't be a politician worth approving of.

paiktis22
07-08-2005, 01:23:16
:(
Stood out.

Greg W
07-08-2005, 03:54:22
And I thought he was an England cricketer. :clueless:

Kitsuki
07-08-2005, 08:56:05
Originally posted by Gary
:(
First Mo gets ill again, now Robin's gone. Much longer and there soon won't be a politician worth approving of.

The two of them, along with Tony Benn and Kate Hoey, are the Labour politicians I like the most; and all four of them have stayed very true to their principles unlike most of their spineless back benchers.

MDA
09-08-2005, 10:18:57
I thought he was a fiction writer. :)

Gary
09-08-2005, 16:51:55
Confirmed hypertensive heart disease.

I hadn't realised he'd also fallen 8' down a ravine also until much later ! Seems that was after the attack.

King_Ghidra
09-08-2005, 17:00:43
i think it heavily contributed to the dying bit