Cabinet Confidential: interviews with cabinet secretaries

In a series of interviews Cabinet Secretaries past and present speak about life at the centre of government, where the political leadership of the Cabinet and Prime Minister is translated into policy.

Lord Armstrong on Margaret Thatcher

Lord Armstrong was Cabinet Secretary between 1979 and 1987, working throughout Margaret Thatcher’s premiership. In this interview with historian Lord Hennessy, he talks about his service under  Margaret Thatcher. Lord Armstrong biography The Rt Hon Lord Armstrong of Ilminster, GCB, CVO …