Troy Bramston

Thatcher’s lefty

3 February 2018 9:00 am

Chris Patten claimed many of the glittering prizes in British politics and society: cabinet minister under Margaret Thatcher and John…

Exclusive: Fraser’s regret

2 April 2016 9:00 am

When Malcolm Fraser went to his grave one year ago, he took with him a lingering feeling of ‘anguish’ for…

Bottom Drawer

27 September 2014 9:00 am

It’s good to see Liberals such as Neil Brown writing about their party’s history (‘Brown study’, 20 September’). The Liberal…

Gorton vs McMahon: the secret memo

30 August 2014 9:00 am

Former Prime Minister John Grey Gorton walked into the office of his successor, Billy McMahon, on the afternoon of 12…