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Tony keeps on rockin', Tories keep it close, and Tiger's billions are bested by Roman charioteer

By Prospect   October 2010

Labour supporters celebrate the devaluation of the pound at a party rally in 1949

BRITAIN

Richards on Blair—a case of sympathy for the devil?

In the course of more than ten years as British prime minister, Tony Blair must have accumulated many prized momentos from global grandees. But a source from the Blair-era No 10 whispers to Prospect that Tony’s single most treasured possession is a personal letter from Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards in support of the Iraq invasion. “Keep on rockin’ ” was apparently Richards’s advice.

Oh dear. It seems that our former PM never did quite…

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