Dick Leonard

DICK LEONARD is a political journalist and former Labour MP. Previously Assistant Editor of The Economist, he has also worked for the BBC and The Observer. Author or part-author of some 20 books, including, notably, A Century of Premiers: Salisbury to Blair, Nineteenth Century British Premiers: Pitt to Rosebery, Elections in Britain, The Pro-European Reader, Crosland and New Labour and The Economist Guide to the European Union (now in its 10th edition).