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SO…

George Carey

...a former Archbishop of Canterbury? Talking about? And here I quote - ‘Lord George Carey applies Jamie Oliver’s famous dictum [Just Five Ingredients!] to a post-Brexit Britain’
Which means?
Considering the five great institutions of our civilisation - Parliament, the judiciary, the police, the church and the media - and asking: Whom can we trust?
Yet despite the searingly earnest solemnity of this question, Carey’s warm series of observations about the state of our nation proved unexpected. Indeed, considering today IS a Sunday, it did feel akin to a non-denominational, non-politicised sermon, complete with gentle humours and asides.
Feel-good rather than spilled milk bruised, this was, if nothing else, an ‘alternative’ addition to the fierce and often angry commentaries that all of us are currently having to negotiate.

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