Many of the signatories to today's letter to The Times decrying the campaign against Oxfam can be written off by Oxfam's enemies as the usual suspects.
They ought not to be. But they can be, and they doubtless will be.
However, the first name is that of Jana Osborne of the National Federation of Women's Institutes.
And this week's Ashcroft poll gives Labour a six-point lead.
The next General Election is over.
Not because I want it to be. But because it is.