Features

‘The minarets are our bayonets’

23 November 2002 12:00 am

Owen Matthews meets Turkey's Islamist election victor, who may yet prove to be a good thing

Freedom for the South-east!

23 November 2002 12:00 am

Mike Denham says the region is being fleeced to pay for the rest of the UK

Parliamentarian of the Year

23 November 2002 12:00 am

The winners of the Zurich/Spectator awards

Diana wins – from beyond the grave

16 November 2002 12:00 am

Rod Liddle says the Queen has reason to weep. So does Iain Duncan Smith. The values of the late Princess are imperilling both the monarchy and the Tory party

Can we panic now?

16 November 2002 12:00 am

Robert Baker says the threat of most bio-terror is exaggerated ...apart from smallpox

Perverts and the course of justice

9 November 2002 12:00 am

Simon Heffer on the real motives behind the decision to halt the trial of Burrell the butler

Maximum Fiennes

9 November 2002 12:00 am

Mary Wakefield talks to Sir Ranulph Fiennes, who intends to defend Scott of the Antarctic against his cynical enemies

Luxury Goods SpecialConfessions of a dustjacket junkie

9 November 2002 12:00 am

David Lovibond on the highs and lows of being addicted to collecting books

Luxury Goods SpecialSinking spirits

9 November 2002 12:00 am

The crisis in the Cognac world

Luxury Goods SpecialPerfect time

9 November 2002 12:00 am

The author finally feels the temptation to abandon his Casio watch

Why can’t the English be more like the French?

2 November 2002 12:00 am

In refusing to toe the Anglo-American line on Saddam, Jacques Chirac is acting in the interests of France, says Daniel Hannan. Tony Blair could learn from the French, without betraying the Atlantic alliance

Commissioner PZtain fights back

2 November 2002 12:00 am

Chris Patten tells Boris Johnson that Europe and America have profoundly different cultures

Killer peak

2 November 2002 12:00 am

Christopher Booker recalls how he celebrated his 65th birthday by tackling Africa's highest mountain

Sensitive to the drama of light

2 November 2002 12:00 am

Martin Gayford says look at Gainsborough's terrific pictures, and don't read the labels

The currency with a hole in it

26 October 2002 12:00 am

David Marsh sees the political case for joining the euro, but excessive spending has revealed the fundamental flaw - no one is really in charge

Grief is good in Australia

26 October 2002 12:00 am

Michael Duffy is happy to report that flag-waving nationalism was absent from the memorial service for the Bali victims

Not a level playing field

26 October 2002 12:00 am

Rachel Johnson says the scandal over public exam results could end up with Oxbridge suing the Education Secretar

Turin’s jewel-box in the sky

26 October 2002 12:00 am

Robin Simon on a remarkable new gallery designed by Renzo Piano above Fiat's former factory

Motoring

26 October 2002 12:00 am

A review of the new Mercedes E-Class saloon

COMPETITION

26 October 2002 12:00 am

Win a weekend break with Mercedes-Benz in association with The Spectator

They want to kill us all

19 October 2002 12:00 am

Forget the 'root causes', says Mark Steyn. The massacre in Bali was part of the continuing Islamofascist war against the West, and those who ignore it are sleepwalking to national suicide

Climate of terror

19 October 2002 12:00 am

Alex Spillius on how moderate Islam in Indonesia has been infiltrated by Arab-leaning extremists - with murderous consequences

She wanted to murder Mandy

19 October 2002 12:00 am

Andrew Gimson remembers his encounters with Elisabeth Furse, whose remarkable and flamboyant life ended this week

Kennedy’s finest hour

19 October 2002 12:00 am

Peregrine Worsthorne on the excitement and romance of being in Washington 40 years ago during the Cuban Missile Crisis

Jack Straw’s nocturnal delving

19 October 2002 12:00 am

A young Labour adviser helped smear Jeremy Thorpe. That man is now Foreign Secretary, says Barrie Penrose