It is July 1999 and soon a call will come from The Man.
It is October 1999 and is it air traffic control or rampant leylandii that will take priority?
October 1999: is it air traffic control or rampant leylandii that will take priority?
June 2003 heralds a re-shuffle and the author has no idea of his fate.
January 2004: travelling the baking plains of Africa seems far away from Sunderland.
Sam Dale reads an adaptation of the diary kept by Chris Mullin during his time as a minister in the New Labour government.
It is May 2005 and Chris leaves the Foreign Office with his future unclear.