The Last years of the Conservatives in Power 1963-64

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The Last years of the Conservatives in Power 1963-64
Many scandals which led to their downfall
Vassal affair: a civil servant in the Admiralty caught for spying for the soviet union
Philby who was a senior official in the foreign office had for decades, been passing
information to the soviet union, recruiting agents and running a spy network, fled to
Moscow when it also came out that there were 3 other spies all member of the
foreign office and secret service doing the same thing!!
The Argyll divorce case: Duke of Argyll sued his wife for divorce after it became clear
that she had slept with 88 other men, many at the same tie in orgies and server of
these were unnamed gov ministers
The profumo affair: Profumo , the minister for war was accused of having an affair
with Keeler who was an escort that was seeing the main soviet spy in Britain

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