David Cameron, who has admitted on air that he has no idea who composed Rule, Britannia! (‘Elgar, was it?’), regained some street cred today by appointing Michael Berkeley to join Andrew Lloyd Webber in the upper chamber that his coalition partners, the LibDems, want to scrap.
So, that’s two composers in the House. Why not three? Atonalist, for a change? Lord of Dense Pages?
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