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Goal.com
Feud between Van Nistelrooy and Ronaldo led to Dutchman's Man Utd exitRonaldo was behind the Dutch striker leaving Manchester United in 2006. Former
Goal.com / Posted an hour ago
Ronaldo was behind the Dutch striker leaving Manchester United in 2006. Former Utd boss Sir Alex Ferguson’s friend Alastair Campbell has published a new batch of diaries that were recorded between 2005 and 2007, shining a light on Van... Read more
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sportsmole
Ruud van Nistelrooy 'left after falling out with Cristiano Ronaldo'United came to an end following a disagreement with Cristiano Ronaldo, accordin
sportsmole / Posted 12 hours ago
United came to an end following a disagreement with Cristiano Ronaldo, according to former Labour communications chief Alastair Campbell. The Dutchman was shown the Old Trafford exit in 2006 after five years at the club, in which time he hit... Read more
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TEAMTalk
The real reason why Man Utd sold Ruud Van Nistelrooyclaimed that Van Nistelrooy wanted to leave the club but according to former PM
TEAMTalk / Posted 14 hours ago
claimed that Van Nistelrooy wanted to leave the club but according to former PM Tony Blair’s ex-communications officer, Alastair Campbell, it was Fergie who wanted the player out after a spat with Cristiano Ronaldo. He alleged (via SI.com): “He... Read more
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express
'Labour is totally divided on Brexit!' McDonnell ROASTED as Labour's Brexit chaos deepensmaking his party a “laughing stock” by stopping MPs and working class supporter
express / Posted 19 hours ago
making his party a “laughing stock” by stopping MPs and working class supporters from having their say. Former spin doctor Alastair Campbell lashed out on Twitter, writing: “Are we seriously saying that a 'government in waiting' isn't debating... Read more
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give me sport
The world-class player Fergie rejected in 2006 after watching him for 45 minutessought to keep his players grounded, no matter how much money they were earning
give me sport / Posted 19 hours ago
sought to keep his players grounded, no matter how much money they were earning at the club. Former political strategist Alastair Campbell was a confidant of Ferguson's during his reign at United and now he's shared a few little-known stories of... Read more
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express
Jeremy Corbyn BANS Labour conference vote on Brexit - uses 'ultra-lefts' to stop MPs votesenior Labour figures have accused Mr Corbyn of avoiding the most important iss
express / Posted 20 hours ago
senior Labour figures have accused Mr Corbyn of avoiding the most important issue facing the country. Former spin doctor Alastair Campbell lashed out on Twitter, writing: “Are we seriously saying that a 'government in waiting' isn't debating... Read more
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Old Trafford Faithful
Man United passed up on the chance to sign world-class Frenchman under FergieAlex Ferguson passed up on the opportunity to land the Frenchman when he was at
Old Trafford Faithful / Posted yesterday
Alex Ferguson passed up on the opportunity to land the Frenchman when he was at Marseille. That’s according to his mate, Alastair Campbell, who has been speaking to Kicker as per the Manchester Evening News Fergie went to scout Ribery personally,... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Politics turned upside down at Labour’s conference amid frustrations at ‘gagged’ MPsgathering. Down the seafront in Hove, a senior aide to Tony Blair was actually
Channel 4 News / Posted yesterday
gathering. Down the seafront in Hove, a senior aide to Tony Blair was actually seen busking in the street. Well, it was Alastair Campbell playing Ode to Joy on the bagpipes at a pro-Europe rally. That was intended to shift a Labour position... Read more
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Daily Mail
Van Nistlerooy's Ronaldo fall out ended his Old Trafford careercomment came in the aftermath of the death of Ronaldo's father The revelations
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
comment came in the aftermath of the death of Ronaldo's father The revelations have come out in the diaries of Alastair Campbell Manchester United legend Ruud van Nistlerooy saw his Red Devils career come crashing down following a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Sir Alex Ferguson took just 45 minutes to reject Franck Riberywatched Franck Ribery when he played for Marseille against Bolton in the UEFA C
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
watched Franck Ribery when he played for Marseille against Bolton in the UEFA Cup back in 2006 According to his friend Alastair Campbell, Ferguson took just 45 minutes to decide Ribery was not good enough for United Ribery went on to sign for... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Why Cristiano Ronaldo was behind Ruud van Nistelrooy leaving Manchester Unitedspent five years at Old Trafford before leaving for Real Madrid in 2006. And a
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
spent five years at Old Trafford before leaving for Real Madrid in 2006. And according to former Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell, who is a close friend of Sir Alex Ferguson, his departure came after a disagreement with a young... Read more
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give me sport
The real reason why Alex Ferguson decided to offload Roy Keane in 2005the actual details surrounding the feud are still relatively unknown. Now, a k
give me sport / Posted yesterday
the actual details surrounding the feud are still relatively unknown. Now, a key piece of information has been revealed by Alastair Campbell in the Sunday Times as he states there was one thing that provoked Ferguson into offloading his leader. In... Read more
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sportsmole
Alastair Campbell: 'Sir Alex Ferguson rejected Franck Ribery'revelation is one of a number to be made in the latest set of diaries published
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
revelation is one of a number to be made in the latest set of diaries published by Tony Blair's former communications chief Alastair Campbell, a close friend of the former Red Devils manager. According to the Sunday Times, Campbell was with... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Ferguson rejected Ribery for Man Utd after one-off checkrevelation is one of a number to be made in the latest set of diaries published
tribalfootball.com / Posted yesterday
revelation is one of a number to be made in the latest set of diaries published by Tony Blair's former communications chief Alastair Campbell, a close friend of the former Old Trafford chief. According to the Sunday Times, Campbell was with the... Read more
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Football365
Ferguson rejected chance to sign Ribery after 45 minutesof a first-half performance against Bolton in 2006. According to claims in the
Football365 / Posted yesterday
of a first-half performance against Bolton in 2006. According to claims in the latest set of diaries to be published by Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair’s former communications chief, Ferguson made a snap judgement on Ribery on the basis of a poor... Read more
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Goal.com
Sir Alex Ferguson turned down Franck Ribery transfer at Red Devils, claims Alistair Campbellhim for 45 minutes. That is according to the latest set of diaries published b
Goal.com / Posted yesterday
him for 45 minutes. That is according to the latest set of diaries published by Tony Blair's former communications chief Alastair Campbell, a close friend former Red Devils boss Ferguson. Campbell was in Ferguson's company as the pair watched... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Franck Ribery's Man Utd move denied after snap Sir Alex judgementin Bolton’s UEFA Cup tie with Marseille back in February 2006. The claims are
TEAMTalk / Posted yesterday
in Bolton’s UEFA Cup tie with Marseille back in February 2006. The claims are made by Tony Blair’s former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, who has released his diaries which cover a wide range of topics between 2005 and 2007. Campbell was at the... Read more
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give me sport
The horrible thing Van Nistelrooy said to Ronaldo that caused his 2006 Man Utd exitclub and he duly sold the striker. Details about what really happened have not
give me sport / Posted yesterday
club and he duly sold the striker. Details about what really happened have not exactly been easy to come by but journalist Alastair Campbell revealed the one interaction that decided Van Nistelrooy's fate. Article continues below It wasn't... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Man Utd in talks over £155m superstar; Ozil tells Arsenal his future plansa target for Manchester City and Juventus (Sunday Express) Diaries published b
TEAMTalk / Posted yesterday
a target for Manchester City and Juventus (Sunday Express) Diaries published by former Labour Party communications chief Alastair Campbell say Manchester United turned down the chance to sign Franck Ribery in 2006 as Sir Alex Ferguson did not... Read more
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metro
Ferguson claimed Bayern star was 'not good enough' to sign for Man Utdto sign Franck Ribery as he didn’t think the Bayern Munich winger was good enou
metro / Posted 2 days ago
to sign Franck Ribery as he didn’t think the Bayern Munich winger was good enough for Manchester United, according to Alastair Campbell. Tony Blair’s former spin doctor has released his diaries which cover a wide range of topics between 2005... Read more
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express
'The Hokey Cokey Party' Neil delivers hilarious Corbyn dig at Labour's Brexit plansfor a period of time after March 2019. Andrew Neil ridiculed Labour's Brexit s
express / Posted 3 days ago
for a period of time after March 2019. Andrew Neil ridiculed Labour's Brexit stance with a fiery digRelated articles Alastair Campbell slated by Sky News host for rise of Jeremy Corbyn Corbyn 'ready for another election fight' amid Labour... Read more
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express
'Stop your games!' May’s former aide calls time on Cabinet infighting to save Brexitopportunities of Brexit.”Related videos Kay Burley and Jacob Rees-Mogg come to
express / Posted 3 days ago
opportunities of Brexit.”Related videos Kay Burley and Jacob Rees-Mogg come to blows over Boris Johnson Piers Morgan and Alastair Campbell CLASH over Boris Johnson Alastair Campbell: Boris Johnson is seen as a JOKE around the worldRelated... Read more
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express
Jeremy Corbyn 'ready for another election fight' amid Labour surge in popularityleader told the Guardian: "The election has changed politics in this country. W
express / Posted 4 days ago
leader told the Guardian: "The election has changed politics in this country. We are now the mainstream.Related articles Alastair Campbell slated by Sky News host for rise of Jeremy Corbyn Babies with name 'Jeremy' NOSEDIVES since Corbyn became... Read more
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express
'He's a JOKE' Alastair Campbell lashes out at Boris and his 'private school pillow fights' TONY Blair’s former spin doctor Alastair Campbell has lashed out at the Gover
express / Posted 4 days ago
TONY Blair’s former spin doctor Alastair Campbell has lashed out at the Government’s handling of Brexit before branding Boris Johnson a “joke”. He likened... Read more
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express
Meddling Keir Starmer meets Brussels chiefs to stir pot ahead of Theresa May's speechwith the bloc.Related videos Tory MP: There shouldn't be a 'fuss' about Boris
express / Posted 4 days ago
with the bloc.Related videos Tory MP: There shouldn't be a 'fuss' about Boris Johnson's article Piers Morgan and Alastair Campbell CLASH over Boris Johnson Alastair Campbell: Boris Johnson is seen as a JOKE around the worldRelated... Read more
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walesonline
Every key question about Sean O'Brien's Lions tirade answeredsince blasted the way Woodward ran things, taking aim at everything from the si
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
since blasted the way Woodward ran things, taking aim at everything from the size of the party to his decision to appoint Alastair Campbell as his media manager. In 2001 the atmosphere was febrile before the squad had even returned home. Matt... Read more
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Scotsman
Alastair Campbell recalls plan for Old Firm ‘peace process’ gameFormer Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell has revealed that he once suggested
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
Former Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell has revealed that he once suggested Rangers and Celtic take part in a friendly wearing the other team’s shirts - in a bid to boost the Northern Ireland peace process. Campbell, who served as Tony Blair’s... Read more
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Scotsman
Rodgers ‘wanted to sign Rangers player’ | Gers legend warns Caixinha | Sutton/Gordon rift intensifiesHe’s just a little thin-skinned.” (The Scotsman) Spin doctor reveals Old Firm
Scotsman / Posted 4 days ago
He’s just a little thin-skinned.” (The Scotsman) Spin doctor reveals Old Firm ‘peace plan’ Former Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell has admitted he once tried to set up an Old Firm friendly with teams wearing their rivals’ shirts - in a... Read more
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express
'You've only yourself to blame!' Campbell slated by Sky News host for rise of Corbyn ALASTAIR CAMPBELL was slated by a Sky News host for helping catapult Jeremy C
express / Posted 5 days ago
ALASTAIR CAMPBELL was slated by a Sky News host for helping catapult Jeremy Corbyn to power within the Labour party. Presenter Adam Boulton criticised Tony Blair’s... Read more
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express
Theresa May 'stuck two fingers up to Remainers' claims Alastair Campbell THERESA MAY feels a "profound sense of duty" to deliver Brexit to the British
express / Posted 6 days ago
THERESA MAY feels a "profound sense of duty" to deliver Brexit to the British public that she decided to ignore Remain voters, former Tony Blair's spokesman Alastair Campbell... Read more
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express
Boris Johnson: Finally an inspirational view of UK post-Brexit future, says LEO MCKINSTRYby large parts of the media that have swallowed the fashionable liberal orthodo
express / Posted 7 days ago
by large parts of the media that have swallowed the fashionable liberal orthodoxy. Last week the Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell, addressing the Royal Television Society conference, asked an audience of more than 250 broadcast... Read more
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express
'Britishness resonates globally' Burberry boss hails 'enormous' potential for Brexit tradehere in the UK. Christopher Bailey hailed Brexit after Jean-Claude Juncker sai
express / Posted 9 days ago
here in the UK. Christopher Bailey hailed Brexit after Jean-Claude Juncker said the UK would "regret" itRelated articles Alastair Campbell 'BEGS TV chiefs' to aid him in BLOCKING Brexit BBC accused of anti-Brexit coverage of Repeal Bill The... Read more
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express
UK’s GLORIOUS future: Brexit will see Britain LEAD AGAIN ahead of EU countries, Bojo vowsby this infrastructure. “This is our chance to catch the wave of new technolog
express / Posted 9 days ago
by this infrastructure. “This is our chance to catch the wave of new technology, and to put Britain in the lead.“Related articles Alastair Campbell 'BEGS TV chiefs' to aid him in BLOCKING Brexit BBC accused of anti-Brexit coverage of Repea... Read more
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express
Alastair Campbell 'BEGS TV chiefs' to aid him in BLOCKING Brexit as 'none are optimistic' FORMER Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell encouraged an audience of TV exec
express / Posted 9 days ago
FORMER Labour spin doctor Alastair Campbell encouraged an audience of TV executives to help block Brexit after they all refused to say they were optimistic... Read more
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heraldscotland
After targeting Westminster and the White House, Scots satirist Armando Iannucci turns his attention to StalinHour, The Day Today, the Alan Partridge sitcom, and the Armando Iannucci Show.
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
Hour, The Day Today, the Alan Partridge sitcom, and the Armando Iannucci Show. In 2012, after Iannucci was awarded an OBE, Alastair Campbell, one of the inspirations for Tucker, issued a mocking tweet that Iannucci had thus “join[ed] the... Read more
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express
CORBYN BACKLASH: Remainers' anger as Labour leader fails to mention Brexit ONCE in PMQson Brexit after the reaction provoked by the leak of the Home Office immigratio
express / Posted 19 days ago
on Brexit after the reaction provoked by the leak of the Home Office immigration proposals. Even former Labour spin-doctor Alastair Campbell took to the social media site to air his views, writing: “May poor, Corbyn better but single biggest issue... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rita Ora leads exits from GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2017the event Catching up: Gordon Ramsay made sure to stop by Pele's table for a c
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
the event Catching up: Gordon Ramsay made sure to stop by Pele's table for a chat Great Scot: Gordon posed with kilt-clad Alastair Campbell while pals Amber Le Bon and Nick Grimshaw posed for photos Stunner: Amber sported a similar ensemble to... Read more
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International Business Times
Kate Middleton pregnant: Will the royal baby be called Diana? always say about my mother is that she smothered Harry and me in love," the Duk
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
always say about my mother is that she smothered Harry and me in love," the Duke recently said during a candid sitdown with Alastair Campbell. "Twenty years on I still feel the love she gave us and that is testament to her massive heart and her... Read more
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Perth Now
Diana’s last words revealedBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
Perth Now / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Diana’s last words revealedBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
Adelaide Now / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Britain mourns Diana 20 years onBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
Daily Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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News.com.au
Britain mourns Diana 20 years onBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
News.com.au / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Britain mourns Diana 20 years onBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Herald Sun
Britain mourns Diana 20 years onBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
Herald Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Britain mourns Diana 20 years onBlair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magaz
The Courier Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the ‘’people’s princess’’ on the day she died and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: ‘’I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sir Elton John pays tribute to ‘angel’ Diana on 20th anniversary of deathBlair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazi
Oxford Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: “I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Bury Times
Sir Elton John pays tribute to ‘angel’ Diana on 20th anniversary of deathBlair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazi
Bury Times / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: “I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Gazette
Sir Elton John pays tribute to ‘angel’ Diana on 20th anniversary of deathBlair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazi
Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: “I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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guardian-series
Sir Elton John pays tribute to ‘angel’ Diana on 20th anniversary of deathBlair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazi
guardian-series / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: “I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Sir Elton John pays tribute to ‘angel’ Diana on 20th anniversary of deathBlair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazi
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
Blair called Diana the “people’s princess” on the day she died, and in a magazine interview with his former spin doctor Alastair Campbell, William echoed the words of his brother. He said: “I think she would have carried on, really getting... Read more
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