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Marcia Falkender, Baroness Falkender. She wrote two books about her time in Downing Street: Inside Number 10 on the period 1964–1970 and Downing Street in Perspective on Wilson's third term as Prime Minister 1974–1976.

Marcia Falkender, Baroness Falkender. After retiring from working in Downing Street, she worked as a columnist for the Mail on Sunday from 1983 to 1988. She continued to work for Wilson, handling his private business from the time of his resignation in 1976 until his death in 1995.

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Falkender published two books, Inside Number 10 (1972) and Downing Street in Perspective (1983). She suffered a stroke in 1998 and was in poor health for her last years. She is survived by her sons, Tim and Dan., Marcia Matilda Falkender, Lady Falkender, political adviser, born 10 March 1932; died 6 February 2019.

Downing Street in Perspective is a sequel to Inside Number Ten: it is the record of a thoroughly efficient secretary who did her utmost to see that life ran as smoothly as possible for her employer. This, after all, is the duty of a secretary and who are we to grumble if she seems impervious to the needs and wishes of most of the two thousand or so who bother to write letters to Downing Street each week? The complaints of individuals can be siphoned off and sent to individual MPs, she observes. Parliamentary questions are a more serious matter.

Falkender said it was compiled on Wilson's last day in Downing Street: He put a pad in. .

Falkender said it was compiled on Wilson's last day in Downing Street: He put a pad in front of me of the pink paper that was stock paper back then and asked me to write out the names. My typewriter had been packed away so I wrote them down by hand. It really didn’t feel momentous.

Marcia Matilda Falkender, Baroness Falkender CBE (born 10 March 1932), formerly Marcia Williams (née .

Marcia Matilda Falkender, Baroness Falkender CBE (born 10 March 1932), formerly Marcia Williams (née Field), is a British Labour politician, being first the private secretary for, and then the political secretary and head of political office to.She has written two books about her time in Downing Street: Inside Number 10 on the period 1964-1970 and Downing Street in Perspective on Wilson's third term as Prime Minister 1974-1976. After retiring from working in Downing Street, she worked as a columnist for the Mail on Sunday from 1983-88.

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Marcia Falkender, Downing Street in Perspective (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1983). Ivan Fallon,The Brothers: The Rise and Rise of Saatchi and Saatchi (Hutchinson, 1988). Diana Farr, Five at 10: Prime Ministers’ Consorts since 1957 (Andre Deutsch, 1985). Nigel Fisher, Iain Macleod (Andre Deutsch, 1973). The Tory Leaders: Their Struggle for Power (Hamish Hamilton, 1977). Garret Fitzgerald, All in a Life (Macmillan, 1991). Norman Fowler, Ministers Decide (Chapman, 1991).


Downing Street in perspective download epub
Author: Marcia Falkender
ISBN: 0297781073
Category: No category
Language: English
Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson (1983)
Pages: 280 pages