This is the website of Lord Lexden, formerly Alistair Cooke, politician and historian. It provides a full account of all his public work in and outside Parliament as a Conservative peer since the start of 2011, as well as his lectures, articles, book reviews and published letters in the press.

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The well-known satirical novel, Porterhouse Blue, published in 1974, is set in…

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Parliamentary office
The House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW