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Blair and Brown
The Electoral success of New Labour in 1997, which would be led by two Prime Ministers with Scottish connections, Tony Blair ( who was brought up in Scotland ) from 1997 to 2007 and Gordon Brown from 2007 – 10, opened the way for constitutional change.
In recent history, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Edward Heath, Tony Blair and Gordon Brown have not been elevated to the House of Lords.
Under the leadership of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown the British Labour Party re-branded itself as New Labour in order to promote the notion that it was less left-wing than it had been in the past.
Minnesota defender Matt Blair burst through the line to block the punt, and Terry Brown recovered the ball in the end zone for touchdown.
* A nine-month run in 1976 had a new translation by Ralph Manheim and John Willett for the New York Shakespeare Festival at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre at Lincoln Center, with Raúl Juliá as Macheath, Blair Brown as Lucy, and Ellen Greene as Jenny.
* Gordon Brown succeeds Tony Blair as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in 2007.
In recent history, only Tony Blair and Gordon Brown have not taken up this privilege ( although Brown did issue the 2010 Dissolution Honours to similar effect ).
After the 1997 General Election, in which Labour took power, a swap was carried out by the then-incumbents of the two titles, Tony Blair being a married man with three children still living at home, while his counterpart, Gordon Brown, was unmarried at the time of taking up his post.
Although Number 10 continued to be the Prime Minister's official residence and contain the prime ministerial offices, Blair and his family actually moved into the more spacious Number 11, while Brown lived in the more meagre apartments of Number 10.
Blair and Brown's arrangement continued between Brown ( at 11 ) and Alistair Darling ( at 10 ), and is said to be likely to continue in the Cameron ministry ( David Cameron at 11 and George Osborne at 10 ).
It starred Billy Crudup as Septimus, Blair Brown as Hannah, Victor Garber as Bernard, Robert Sean Leonard as Valentine and Jennifer Dundas as Thomasina.
Recent speakers at the LSE have included Kofi Annan, Hilary Benn, Ben Bernanke, Tony Blair, Hazel Blears, Cherie Booth, Gordon Brown, David Cameron, Noam Chomsky, Bill Clinton, Alistair Darling, Niall Ferguson, Joschka Fischer, Vicente Fox, Milton Friedman, Muammar al-Gaddafi, John Lewis Gaddis, Alan Greenspan, Tenzin Gyatso, Will Hutton, Paul Krugman, Richard Lambert, Jens Lehmann, Lee Hsien Loong, John Major, Nelson Mandela, Mary McAleese, Dmitri Medvedev, John Atta Mills, Mario Monti, George Osborne, Robert Peston, Sebastián Piñera, Kevin Rudd, Jeffrey Sachs, Gerhard Schroeder, Carlos D. Mesa, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, Costas Simitis, George Soros, Lord Stern, Jack Straw, Aung San Suu Kyi, Baroness Thatcher, Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Rowan Williams.
Perhaps as a result, Tony Blair chose to keep him in his job throughout his ten years as Prime Minister ; making Brown an unusually dominant figure and the longest serving Chancellor since the Reform Act of 1832.
In 1997, the then First and Second Lords, Tony Blair and Gordon Brown respectively, swapped apartments, as the Chancellor's apartment in No. 11 was bigger and thus better suited to the needs of Blair ( who had children ) than Brown who was at that stage unmarried.
It has also been used by some to describe the beliefs of the British government while Thatcher was Prime Minister between May 1979 and November 1990, and beyond into the governments of John Major, Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and David Cameron.
The Guardian accessed: 9 March 2007 </ ref > The Granita Pact between Gordon Brown and Tony Blair is said to have been made at a now defunct restaurant on Upper Street.
The incorporators were John B. Smith, Henderson Gaylord, Peter Shupp, Draper Smith, Josiah M. Eno, Daniel Gardiner, A. R. Matthews, William Jenkins, George P. Richards, S. M. Davenport, Edward Griffith, Lewis Boughton, A. F. Shupp, John J. Shonk, James McAlarney, J. P. Davenport, Eli Bittenbender, David McDonald, C. A. Kuschke, Andrew F. Levi, Querin Krothe, David Madden, John Dodson, Darius Gardiner, John Cobley, William L. Lance, Jr., J. E. Smith, R. N. Smith, John Dennis, David Levi, W. W. Lance, William W. Dietrick, James Hutchison, George Brown, Oliver Davenport, Samuel French, A. Gabriel, Theodore Renshaw, Edward G. Jones, J. L. Nesbitt, J. W. Weston, J. H. Waters, John E. Halleck, E. R. Wolfe, F. E. Spry, C. F. Derby, Anthony Duffy, D. Brown, A. G. Rickard, Thomas P. Macfarlane, William L. Lance, Lewis Gorham, John Jessop, A. S. Davenport, A. Hutchison, Brice S. Blair, John S. Geddis and C. H. Wilson, M. D.
Since 1997 the Labour governments of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown developed a programme of better regulation.
In 2008 Gibb publicly stated that he continued to get on " like a house on fire " with Blair, and claimed that the then Labour Prime Minister Gordon Brown regularly listened to the Bee Gees.
Occasional one-off specials are also shown, with Bremner impersonating Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and various other government figures.

Blair and performed
Much of the music was written and performed by Beadle Blair, who intended the series to feel like a musical.
Gosfield's compositions have been performed internationally by The Bang on a Can Allstars, Agon Orchestra, Joan Jeanrenaud, Fred Frith, Felix Fan, Roger Kleier, Blair McMillen, William Winant, the FLUX Quartet, the Miami String Quartet, The Silesian String Quartet, So Percussion, Talujon Percussion, Newband ( on the Harry Partch instruments ) and many others, at festivals including Warsaw Autumn, ISCM World Music Days, Bang on a Can Marathon, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, Festival Musique Actuelle, Wien Modern, OtherMinds, Spoleto Festival USA, Company Week, Taktlos, and three " Radical New Jewish Culture " festivals curated by John Zorn.
In Sydney, it was performed at the Sydney Theatre Company, directed by Wayne Blair.
Because of its increased technical demands, it is performed by only a relative few surgeons in North America: Joel Cooper ( University of Pennsylvania ; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ), M. Blair Marshall ( Georgetown University ; Washington, DC ), Bryan Meyers ( Washington University ; St. Louis, Missouri ), Stephen Cassivi ( Mayo Clinic ; Rochester, Minnesota ), Sudhir Sundaresan ( University of Ottawa ; Ottawa, Canada ), Shaf Keshavjee ( University of Toronto ; Toronto, Canada ).
Blair was a member at The Groundlings where she also performed in the comedy " Just Like The Pom Pom Girls " ( for which she won both L. A. Weekly and Dramalogue awards ).
*" I Met Her Today " ( with Hal Blair ), ( performed by Elvis Presley )
*" Ninety Miles an Hour ( Down a Dead End Street )" ( with Hal Blair ), ( performed by Hank Snow )
*" No More " ( based on the song " La Paloma ", co-written with Hal Blair, performed by Elvis Presley and Dean Martin )
*" Please Help Me, I'm Falling " ( with Hal Blair ), ( performed by Hank Locklin )
*" Ringo " ( with Hal Blair ), ( performed by Lorne Greene )
*" Stand In " ( with Hal Blair ), ( performed by Don Robertson himself and Jim Reeves )

Blair and Lady
His great-grandfather Charles Blair was a wealthy country gentleman in Dorset who married Lady Mary Fane, daughter of Thomas Fane, 8th Earl of Westmorland, and had income as an absentee landlord of slave plantations in Jamaica.
Katharine, Duchess of Kent ; her son and grandson, Lord Nicholas Windsor and Edward Windsor, Lord Downpatrick, respectively, both of whose wives are Catholic, and her granddaughter, Lady Marina-Charlotte Windsor, as well as politicians such as Baroness Masham of Ilton and Ann Widdecombe, and, most recently, former Prime Minister Tony Blair, whose wife and children are Catholic, are prominent among laypeople who have converted.
Lady Godiva: Edmund Blair Leighton depicts the moment of decision ( 1892 )
Blair was appointed to the charge of Lady Yester's Kirk in 1754, and four years later was promoted to the High Church of St. Giles ; the highest position that a clergyman could achieve in Scotland.
* Lady Margaret Hamilton, married William Blair of that ilk.
' Blair, one of few world leaders to attend a presidential speech to Congress as a special guest of the First Lady, received two standing ovations from members of Congress.
On 29 October 1839 she married George Murray, 2nd Baron Glenlyon, at Blair Drummond, thereby becoming Lady Glenlyon.
Plans for the Golden Jubilee in the United Kingdom went ahead as planned, and, after a dinner hosted by Tony Blair at 10 Downing Street for her and all her living former British Prime Ministers ( Sir John Major, The Lady Thatcher, Sir Edward Heath, and The Lord Callaghan of Cardiff ), the Queen officially launched the celebrations in the UK with a speech to both houses of the British parliament at Westminster Hall on 30 April, marking the fifth time in five decades that Elizabeth II addressed her British parliament on her own account.
Mary Blair worked briefly on art for Dumbo, an early version of Lady and the Tramp, and a second version of Fantasia which was not released until the late 1990s.
* Lady Nancy Moira Bowes-Lyon ( 18 March 1918 – 11 February 1959 ), married firstly Lance Percy Burra-Robinson ; secondly John Blair ; had two sons from her first marriage:
In 1998, with First Lady Hillary Clinton, From began a dialogue with British Prime Minister Tony Blair and other world leaders, and the DLC brand – known as The Third Way – became a model for resurgent progressive governments around the globe.
* Isla Blair as Lady Caroline # 1 ( 1976 – 77 / Series 2 / 5 episodes )
* In the Washington Post gossip column " The Ear ", Diana McLellan outraged former President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn Carter by writing that " word's around Rosalynn's close pals about exactly why the Carters were so sure " that incoming First Lady Nancy Reagan wanted them out prior to the expiration of Carter's term: " They're saying that Blair House, where Nancy was lodging ... was bugged.

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