Lord Hylton

Text of my Letter to the Times 03.02.2010

Lord Hylton

It is good that Ruth Gledhill (Times February 2nd) thinks that Catholic Church social teachings are seminal and influence governments and political parties. These teachings include striving for world-wide peace, but also the principles of solidarity and subsidiarity. Solidarity means that, like Jesus Christ, we are on the side of the oppressed, poor, and marginalised.…

All in a Day's Work – 8th December 2009

Lord Hylton

12.30 pm:  In the bleak Committee Room W3, adjoining the late medieval splendour of Westminster Hall.  Listened to the British Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova at an All Party Group.  Asked him about the million or so Moldovans who are obliged to seek work outside their country. 1.00 pm:  At a larger public meeting…