Columnists

The barnacle goose is very clever, and was once, technically, a fish

18 October 2003 12:00 am

The barnacle goose is very clever, and was once, technically, a fish

Does the demise of the Dempster column signal the end of the aristocracy?

18 October 2003 12:00 am

Does the demise of the Dempster column signal the end of the aristocracy?

An American-owned ITV would be even trashier than the one we have now

11 October 2003 12:00 am

An American-owned ITV would be even trashier than the one we have now

In their own way the Tories are perfectly normal. Consider Mr Norris

11 October 2003 12:00 am

In their own way the Tories are perfectly normal. Consider Mr Norris

Globophobia

11 October 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

A trip to the Moon accompanied by Debussy, Liszt and Wallace and Gromit

4 October 2003 12:00 am

A trip to the Moon accompanied by Debussy, Liszt and Wallace and Gromit

Banned Wagon

20 September 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Why all the hatred for Andrew Gilligan? His story was essentially correct

20 September 2003 12:00 am

Why all the hatred for Andrew Gilligan? His story was essentially correct

The Iraq blunder will make Americans say, ‘Never again!’ And that’s a pity

20 September 2003 12:00 am

The Iraq blunder will make Americans say, 'Never again!' And that's a pity

Banned Wagon

13 September 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

The price war is over, and it is time to ask who won

13 September 2003 12:00 am

The price war is over, and it is time to ask who won

Alastair Campbell’s redtop values have contaminated our politics

6 September 2003 12:00 am

Alastair Campbell's redtop values have contaminated our politics

How a balloon flight over the Pyrenees cured my mother’s fear of flying

6 September 2003 12:00 am

How a balloon flight over the Pyrenees cured my mother's fear of flying

Those who opposed the war must not allow themselves to hope that things go wrong

23 August 2003 12:00 am

Those who opposed the war must not allow themselves to hope that things go wrong

Why some newspapers will always demonise Andrew Gilligan

16 August 2003 12:00 am

Why some newspapers will always demonise Andrew Gilligan

From la France profonde, troubling thoughts about Marshal Pétain

16 August 2003 12:00 am

From la France profonde, troubling thoughts about Marshal Pétain

Banned Wagon

16 August 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

Banned Wagon

9 August 2003 12:00 am

A weekly survey of world restrictions on freedom and free trade

The Health and Safety Executive is now far more powerful than the House of Commons

9 August 2003 12:00 am

The Health and Safety Executive is now far more powerful than the House of Commons

Is that blood running through Geoff Hoon’s veins, or is it refrigerant gas?

9 August 2003 12:00 am

Is that blood running through Geoff Hoon's veins, or is it refrigerant gas?

New Labour is hated by its natural friends, so why don’t the Tories get a good press?

9 August 2003 12:00 am

New Labour is hated by its natural friends, so why don't the Tories get a good press?

Those who like to laugh abandoned Hope long ago

2 August 2003 12:00 am

Those who like to laugh abandoned Hope long ago

We may snigger at Richard Desmond, but we should not underestimate him

2 August 2003 12:00 am

We may snigger at Richard Desmond, but we should not underestimate him

Being on the radio was a welcome relief from duck husbandry

26 July 2003 12:00 am

Being on the radio was a welcome relief from duck husbandry

The sinister reason why the Murdoch press is attacking the BBC

26 July 2003 12:00 am

The sinister reason why the Murdoch press is attacking the BBC