George Gordon Harvey Walden (born 15 September 1939) is a former British diplomat who became a Conservative Party Member of Parliament (MP), served as Minister for Higher Education 1985-87, and is now a journalist.
Walden was educated at Latymer Upper School in Hammersmith, London, at Jesus College, Cambridge, and post-graduate at Moscow University. During his time in the diplomatic ... more »
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''A country losing touch with its own history is like an old man losing his glasses, a distressing sight, at once vulnerable, unsure, and easily disoriented.''George Walden (b. 1939), British Conservative politician. Times (London, December 20, 1986).