Anthony Seldon considers when and why history ends and current affairs begin.
Three volumes of a new series of extracts from the Manchester Guardian
Peter Hennessy and Anthony Seldon raise questions about systematic interviewing and lack of preservation of historical evidence.
An inspiring leader during the dark days of war, Winston Churchill was losing popularity with the Conservative defeat of the post war years. But despite growing pressure from his cabinet colleagues Churchill chose his own time to relinquish the office of Prime Minister.