Keith Simpson

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Saturday, 28 March 2020

Keith Simpson's quarantine reading list

Faced with the prospect of being isolated at home for months because of the virus people are looking around for …

By Keith Simpson



Friday, 31 January 2020

The Brexit Reading List

On the day the UK formally leaves the EU, this is a short reading list on Brexit. Dozens of books …

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Wednesday, 10 July 2019

The Simpson summer reading list

The summer reading list of Keith Simpson MP is a thing of wonder and looked forward to at Westminster. Keith …

By Keith Simpson



Wednesday, 5 December 2018

The Simpson Christmas reading list 2018

This is the annual reading list compiled by parliamentary bibliophile Rt Keith Simpson MP This guide to interesting books published …

By Keith Simpson



Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Summer Reading List: Cambridge Five, the Romanovs and Ruth Davidson

What a contrast between the Commons and Lords. MPs have been grumbling about the paucity of legislation and votes and …

By Keith Simpson



Friday, 15 December 2017

Keith Simpson MP's Christmas reading list

Keith Simpson MP’s reading list of recommendations is a thing of wonder at Westminster. Here is his Christmas list, which …

By Keith Simpson



Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Review: WTF by Robert Peston

Robert Peston is marmite – for every person who dislikes his shambolic approach and motormouth speech there is someone who …

By Keith Simpson



Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Keith Simpson's summer reading list

The summer reading list of Keith Simpson MP is a thing of wonder and looked forward to at Westminster. Keith …

By Keith Simpson



Saturday, 8 April 2017

My favourite book: The Siege of Krishnapur by J. G. Farrell

I have always been fascinated by the literature of the British Empire and having read enthusiastic reviews of it in …

By Keith Simpson