apparently I'd have preferred Victoria Prentis but he's a reasonable choice interested to hear bailey's view - he has at least practised properly at the criminal bar, from a very good set 0 Vote up! Mate of mine is at the same set, apparently, Chalk is the dogs bollocks, with a huge brain, without any airs or graces. He's done well in the short time he's been an MP 0 Vote up! Moj Civil service complaints incoming shortly…. 0 Vote up! Chalk is a superstar. Good appointment. 0 Vote up! I wonder if he remembers little Rishi from his days at Winchester. 0 Vote up! I'd have preferred Victoria Prentis‘ are you actually mental? 1 Vote up! Not a Tory hater tho 0 Vote up! Given that both of the people in the OP are Tories your comment makes absolutely no sense You do appear rattled though 0 Vote up! Not at all FF. Your blinkered approach is clear tho 0 Vote up! Pls explain how criticising one candidate over another, both of whom are members of the same political party, is ‘blinkered’ 0 Vote up! Your need to criticize trhe person who wasn’t put forward and so hasn’t got the job but just because she is a Tory…. 0 Vote up! You might want to read the OP again risky, to which I was responding. 0 Vote up! It’s just a reflex for you 0 Vote up! Pls explain how criticising one candidate over another, both of whom are members of the same political party, is ‘blinkered’ 0 Vote up! bit lost by the FF vs dettol debate From what I hear Victoria Prentis is doing a good, serious job as AG 0 Vote up! Oliver Dowden Deputy PM, what a joke. He's a twit. 0 Vote up! https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/commentary-and-opinion/chalk-off-to-a-good-start-at-justice/5116097.article 0 Vote up! As a loyal and longstanding client of 6KBW, I'm very pleased by his appointment. 1 Vote up! I'm trying to remember him from my days at Winchester. I guess that as he's an August baby he would have been a year behind me. 0 Vote up! OMG, he's actually putting in place sensible policies https://twitter.com/CrimeLineLaw/status/1661610014774099968 I fear he won't last long in this government 0 Vote up! Heff he won't, rest assured 0 Vote up! I think he will last. 0 Vote up! Refresh Back to board Join the discussion Login Register 0 Vote up!