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Last Updated: Sunday, 28 January 2007, 21:46 GMT
Sunday Supplement
In the first of a three part series, the writer, broadcaster and former Conservative MP Gyles Brandreth explains his rules for filling the top jobs in politics, the Great Offices. He begins with how to be Prime Minister.

In part two, Gyles explains the rules of being Chancellor of the Exchequer.

In part three, Gyles explains the rules of being Leader of the Opposition.



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Part one: Prime Minister


Part two: Chancellor


Part three: Leader of the Opposition




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