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The Spectator Podcasts

The Spectator Podcast: Corbyn isn't working

Women With Balls: reporting from Yemen

Spectator Books: what makes Shakespeare special?

Table Talk: with Cressida Bonas

‘What have I told you about personal business on company time?’
‘Fickle, selfish and cruel — but that’s politicians for you.’
‘I worry the British watch everything we do.’
Puzzles and games
And finally

My feud with Conrad Black

Goody goody gumdrops! The Donald has pardoned Lord Black and I couldn’t be happier. Conrad got a bum deal and…

25 May 2019

Banana leaf, wood-effect or knitted? Choosing my mother’s coffin

The mental fruit of yet another sleepless night was that my mother was determined to arrange her funeral as quickly…

25 May 2019

My little lodger has been stolen from me

‘Farewell then, little lodger. I wish you would stay for ever but I understand that girls in their early twenties…

25 May 2019