Alistair McAlpine

Thinking of Margaret Thatcher

2017-05-10T16:00:00+10:00May 2nd, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Lord Alistair McAlpine, businessman, collector and adventurer became a life peer in 1984. After Margaret Thatcher became leader of the UK Conservatives and opposition leader in 1975, she enlisted McAlpine as a party fundraiser and key party organiser. Alistair McAlpine has close ties to Australia, having once had business interests in Broome and elsewhere. During [...]