Regional Europe United Kingdom Arts and Entertainment Television Programmes Comedy New Statesman, The
Sitcom of the late 80s and early 90s featuring Rik Mayall as Alan B'stard, a corrupt and generally unpleasant Conservative MP. Starring Rik Mayall, Michael Troughton and Marsha Fitzalan. Written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran. First broadcast on ITV in September 1987.
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The Guardian: A rosette by any other hue is still the same old B'Stard
Review of the first performance of the stage show "The Blair B'stard Project" at the Theatre Royal, Brighton. (April 20, 2006)
BBC News: B'Stard spells trouble for Blair
'As if Tony Blair did not have enough problems already, ex-Tory MP Alan B'Stard is back as his "enforcer".' (March 20, 2006)
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