That Jerusalem should be the English (sporting) national anthem.
Whose idea is this? David Cameron\’s. According to the ConservativeHome website, he recently made the suggestion to some young Tories visiting Downing Street. He\’s even willing to overlook Blake\’s anti-enterprise agenda.
Bloody nonsense. Billy Bragg, in the only sensible thing the man has ever said, has been arguing for this for years. Indeed, he\’s been arguing, as I do persuaded by him and others, that it should be the English national anthem full stop.