58 mins watch time
Posted September 2021
Was Harold Wilson a bigger figure than Denis Healey? Was John Major more ‘prime ministerial’ than Michael Heseltine? Would David Miliband have become prime minister if it were not for his brother Ed? In this talk, journalist Steve Richards looks at the prime ministers we never had, examining what made each of these illustrious figures unique and why they failed to make the final leap to the very top.