"I always feel a bit of prat when I'm wearing one. The only time I wore one
at the last election was at the count and I was worried it gives an aiming point
to the disgruntled. I think most politicians look faintly ridiculous when they
wear a rosette and the average voter groans when they see a candidate wearing
one approaching them in the street.
Careful Derek. We might think you've become a moderniser! To see what the good burghers of Bloomsbury make of the ribbons click HERE.