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Giles Milton in his 2013 book Russian Roulette: How British Spies Thwarted Lenin's Global Plot wrote: 'To preserve his anonymity, Smith-Cumming first took a private flat in Ashley Mansions on Vauxhall Bridge Road and moved his SIS operations into this unassuming new headquarters. … [Read more...] about Bombproof Whitehall penthouse which was once the headquarters of MI6 and home to its boss Sir Mansfield Smith-Cumming who inspired James Bond’s ‘M’ goes on sale for £5.5million (and it makes a cameo appearance in the latest 007 film)
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Ministers insisted they are 'confident' supplies will be maintained, but amid a shambolic rollout across the bloc, Brussels has demanded drug firms give them early warning when exporting Covid jabs to countries outside the 27 member states, including tens of millions of doses destined for Britain. … [Read more...] about ‘It’s closer to home than you think’: Tearful Nadhim Zahawi reveals his uncle was killed by coronavirus before he could receive vaccine as he promises to get jab to Britain’s most vulnerable in emotional GMB interview