Macron has fallen under Boris’s spell
The latest fad involves eating your way to better mental health
Ten years on, the Arab Spring’s legacy is hopelessness and helplessness
In a few years’ time, there could be no more wild salmon in Britain
‘Epiphany.’ That was the word that Robert Rowland, soon-to-be-ex-MEP for the Brexit party, used to describe his discovery of the…
When did job-hunting become such an ordeal?
Driving home through Kent the other day, I was struck by how much the topography has changed. When I was…
Is slimming down the monarchy the only way to save it?
The real royal conflict is between Charles and his sons
How will history come to define the 2010s?
The odds are now against Leo Varadkar winning another term as Taoiseach. Can he defy them?
White House Farm began last week on ITV; a six-part factual drama about the notorious murders. I play Sheila Caffell,…
Remembering Roger Scruton
Helping the homeless on Christmas Day wasn’t quite what I’d hoped for
Don’t worry, this isn’t a piece about fishing quotas. It’s about the word ‘mackerel’ itself. Specifically, the fact that St…
A blood-red flag was raised over the Jamkaran mosque in the Iranian holy city of Qom last week, one normally…
Is Trump fooling himself – or everyone else?
The government’s new freedom of movement
‘Protecting’ the environment has left Australia burning
Children miss out when they don’t receive pocket money
How will post-Brexit Britain find its place in the world?
The globe (Golden and otherwise) has rightly fallen h-o-h for Olivia Colman who, before The Crown, The Favourite and Peep Show,…
The true story behind the Lords reform rebellion
I was worried my first trip to the Isle of Wight might be too late. These days, a holiday island…
How the PM intends to deliver for his new friends in the North