There are rumours – self serving self publicising rumours admittedly – that Gordon Brown fancies a return to the shadow cabinet as International Development Secretary.  Well it would allow Brown to do what he does best – sermonise.

It’s being asked if either of the likely winners of Labour’s leadership contest would welcome this …

Only if they are clinically insane.

The corpse seems intent on trying to claw its way out of its coffin. The first thing the new leader should do is ask for a bag of nails.