Who says the members of the House of Lords are not in touch? Let's go to one of them for my 'quote of the week'. Speaking to Nicky Campbell on BBC Radio 5 Live yesterday, Conservative peer Baroness Knight said that despite her opposition to gay marriage, she recognised that homosexuals had many good qualities. “We’ve all got friends who are homosexuals. They’re often extremely clever; very, very good at artistic things; very good at things like antiques…”
I rest my case for the abolition of the House of Lords.