As the son of a serving British Prime Minister, the story made headlines around the world. On January 13th, his mother was scheduled to speak at the National Federation of Self-Employed and Small Businesses and was momentarily emotional and visibly shaken. Britain wouldn’t see much emotion from the Iron Lady and Mark’s exploits brought out a very human and maternal side of her character.
Mum always talked about this. I was only 4 at the time.