Mandy Rice-Davies obituary


Of the many characters caught up in the 1960s sex and spying saga of the Profumo scandal, Mandy Rice-Davies, who has died aged 70 of cancer, managed to turn the celebrity that the whole affair brought to best effect.

Tessa Jowell plants mayoral flag in London centre ground

London At Night

Having declared that she won’t declare that she’ll be seeking to become Labour’s next London mayoral candidate until after the general election, Tessa Jowell has now made a clear declaration that she would fight to win City Hall from those parts of the capital’s political landscape where what she called “the mainstream majority” reside.