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The Spectator’s Notes

21 January 2006 12:00 am

You would have thought that old people would wield ever greater power

Labour tries its hand at privatisation — and hands John Major’s firm a fast buck

21 January 2006 12:00 am

Labour tries its hand at privatisation — and hands John Major’s firm a fast buck

What I would do if I were a multibillionaire

21 January 2006 12:00 am

What I would do if I were a multibillionaire

Who will be man enough to stand up for big business against Cameron and Brown?

14 January 2006 12:00 am

Who will be man enough to stand up for big business against Cameron and Brown?

The Spectator’s Notes

14 January 2006 12:00 am

This column’s theory that, post-devolution, it is harder for Scottish MPs to lead a British political party seems to be taking some time to come true

What happened to all that ‘ivy never sere’?

14 January 2006 12:00 am

What happened to all that ‘ivy never sere’?

The Spectator’s Notes

7 January 2006 12:00 am

The clearest way that the rich are privileged in modern Britain is not through the tax system

The Bad Investment Guide’s gilt-edged entry: trust in governments, settle for little

7 January 2006 12:00 am

The Bad Investment Guide’s gilt-edged entry: trust in governments, settle for little

Three cheers for life and to hell with the pessimists

7 January 2006 12:00 am

Three cheers for life and to hell with the pessimists

Should I have urged my rich friend to try to pay a ransom for poor Margaret Hassan?

31 December 2005 12:00 am

Should I have urged my rich friend to try to pay a ransom for poor Margaret Hassan?

The Spectator’s Notes

17 December 2005 12:00 am

There is something dispiriting about a big business sending out Christmas cards

Time for St George to start slaying dragons again

17 December 2005 12:00 am

Time for St George to start slaying dragons again

Labour’s red tape turns running a small business into a pantomime

17 December 2005 12:00 am

Labour’s red tape turns running a small business into a pantomime

The Spectator’s Notes

10 December 2005 12:00 am

It is heartening to find that Mr Cameron wants policy ideas to arise from big themes

Odd man out in the age of ‘celebs’

10 December 2005 12:00 am

Odd man out in the age of ‘celebs’

I get a bung from the unjust steward — he must be due for an audit

10 December 2005 12:00 am

I get a bung from the unjust steward — he must be due for an audit

Looking for Leipzig

10 December 2005 12:00 am

Looking for Leipzig

The Spectator’s Notes

3 December 2005 12:00 am

One of the basic divisions in human character is between those who expect the imminent end of the world and those who don’t

My solution to the pensions crisis: let’s fill the gap with grannies

3 December 2005 12:00 am

My solution to the pensions crisis: let’s fill the gap with grannies

Things to pray for in this season of Advent

3 December 2005 12:00 am

Things to pray for in this season of Advent

The Spectator’s Notes

26 November 2005 12:00 am

David Cameron did a good job in the BBC sport of catching them out

Is the former ambassador a shit, a cad or a rat?

26 November 2005 12:00 am

Is the former ambassador a shit, a cad or a rat?

What goes up but won’t come raining down? The price of gold, and gold ingots

26 November 2005 12:00 am

What goes up but won’t come raining down? The price of gold, and gold ingots

Commando courage

26 November 2005 12:00 am

Life as a wireless operator with 4 Commando Brigade

The Spectator’s Notes

19 November 2005 12:00 am

There is a further confusion about the Meyer case