Definition of a holdout
a refusal to come to terms in the hope of obtaining a better deal
Of course, Blair is a hold out.
"Ruth Turner is a person of the highest integrity for whom I have great regard and in whom I have complete confidence"
Is that really what the PM should be saying about someone who has just been arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice? I wander whether loyal Labour bloggers will be joining him to man the barricades?