He led the Tories to a surprise General Election victory over Labour, took Britain into Europe and lost power after failing to beat the unions over the three-day week.But Sir Edward Heath might never have had a stint in 10 Downing Street had he not heeded advice to stop ‘cottaging’ for gay sex.For he was warned in the 1950s that cruising for homosexual encounters could destroy his political career.Sir Edward, a lifelong bachelor who died in 2005, always refused to comment on his sexuality.But Brian Coleman, a senior Tory member of the London Assembly, has claimed the ex-Prime Minister had actively sought gay sex in public places.He said it was ‘common knowledge’ among Conservatives that Sir Edward had been given a stern warning by police when he underwent background checks for the for the post of Privy Councillor.In an internet article for the New Stateman magazine, Mr Coleman claimed that gay men had run the Conservative Party in the capital for years, whether as officials, councillors or volunteers.
One of the things we are all starting to learn recently is that ‘gay’ is Tory code for paedophile. The last sentence has been highlighted because those who have seen the Mary Moss documents will have already realised that there were an awfully large number of Conservative paedophiles who were not only members of parliament but also of the old GLC and local councils.
It would be great if genuine homosexuals would publicly distance themselves from these paedophiles. At the moment they are being used to shield these men.