“As becomes apparent in this hilarious and troubling book, the Official Secrets Act should by rights be called the Official Silliness Act”



The Prime Minister’s Ironing Board is reviewed today by Roger Lewis in the Daily Mail.

I’ve never met Roger Lewis, but having laughed at Seasonal Suicide Notes and What Am I Still Doing Here more than anyother books published in the last decade, I do remember thinking as I wrote the line about Noelle Gordon that he quotes in the ninth paragraph: “at least Roger Lewis would enjoy this.”


By Adam Macqueen

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