Here's How We Might Know Very Early On Which Way Scotland Is Going To Vote
Tony McCoy: I knew from very early on that Colbert Station was not going to win the 2013 Grand National
I knew very early on that I would not be adding the John Smith’s 2013 Grand National to the one I won on Don’t Push It in 2010.
David Cameron is behaving like a late-period Prime Minister, very early on
Say what you like about David Cameron (no, not you, Nadine Dorries), but he is a very capable media performer. Supremely comfortable in his own skin, he is unafraid of the big set-piece interview; he puts in the preparation and sounds relaxed. The Tory leader is at home on air.
When Francis Maude blundered during the fuel crisis, it was Cameron who diagnosed where his colleague had gone wrong. Cameron believes that when doing a short clip for TV on a big story it is best to work out exactly what you want to say, write it out on a piece of paper, learn it and then repeat the sound-bite at the right pace for the camera.