The Spectator

The week that was | 18 April 2008

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Fraser Nelson charts Brown's Stateside errors, and implores the Tories to reward the strivers.

Matthew d'Ancona claims Harrison Birtwistle's The Minotaur is a chilling masterpiece.

James Forsyth points out the shared values of the UK and the US.

And Peter Hoskin asks whether purdah only applies to bad news.