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Edible insects are not the future of food

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Edible insects are not the answer

Conservative party chairman James Cleverly (Getty)

Labour can’t cope with Boris’s BAME cabinet

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Labour can’t cope with Boris’s BAME cabinet

There is a far better option than HS2 – and it already exists

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Ditching HS2 and reopening the Great Central line would save the taxpayer billions

Lebanon: the world’s best failed state

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Look down from the mountains outside Beirut and, on most days, you’ll see a grey blanket of smog choking the…

Nigel Farage

Just do it: the advertising industry should embrace its right-wing roots

3 August 2019 9:00 am

The ad industry should return to its capitalist roots

Grimly magnificent: the east end of the priory

The grim magnificence of Gisborough Priory

3 August 2019 9:00 am

Gisborough Priory was founded in 1119, although the gothic chunks which remain of it today — including the grimly magnificent…

The first 100 days will make or break Boris

27 July 2019 9:00 am

What will the new Prime Minister do now?

There’s another option beyond no deal or May’s deal – and Boris knows it

27 July 2019 9:00 am

There is another option beyond no deal or May’s deal

Johnson & Johnson: How Samuel shaped Boris

27 July 2019 9:00 am

How Samuel shaped Boris

Society cannot be run by Twitter mobs

27 July 2019 9:00 am

Society cannot be run by Twitter mobs

How America’s Iran policy is shaped in Riyadh and Jerusalem

27 July 2019 9:00 am

The truth about America’s Iran policy

Tim Rice at the cricket stump surrounded by Disney characters, by Michael Heath

Tim Rice: I left Lord’s during that cricket final... to see The Lion King

27 July 2019 9:00 am

As I left Lord’s at around 3 o’clock in the afternoon to go to The Lion King European premiere I…

Worried about sky-high rents? Learn to love a bedsit

27 July 2019 9:00 am

In praise of bedsits

Top flight: A plane lands at London City Airport

The joy of flying from London City Airport

27 July 2019 9:00 am

The late Frank Johnson — former editor of The Spectator — had a thing about London City Airport. ‘I never…

Is Jeremy Corbyn finally on the way out?

20 July 2019 9:00 am

The Labour leader may about to be floored

I’m a doctor, and tried the new GP app. My experience was terrifying

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Seeing a GP by app may not help the patient – or the NHS

The hypocrisy of our politicians’ support for press freedom

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Where were politicians when journalists needed them?

Varadkar’s backstop gamble could cost Ireland dearly

20 July 2019 9:00 am

He’s holding firm on the backstop – but at what cost to Ireland?

Why are there so few Polish people on British TV?

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Why are there so few Polish people on British TV?

Dangly earrings, hugs and controversy: here comes the new Bishop of Dover

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Dangly earrings, hugs and controversy: get ready for the Bishop of Dover

Why nail-biting sports matches are good for mental health

20 July 2019 9:00 am

Our brains are wired to love a close contest

No pigs in sight: Anne Hathaway’s Cottage

The charm – and artifice – of the English cottage garden

20 July 2019 9:00 am

The confusion is understandable. You arrive at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon, keen to experience the quintessential cottage garden —…

Can Boris Johnson make Anglo-American relations great again?

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Can Boris Johnson forge a brand-new transatlantic alliance?

A member of the Syrian Democratic Forces holds up the group's flag (Getty)

The European fighters who battled Isis – and were abandoned by their governments

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Those who’ve fought against Isis aren’t welcomed home

Anglo-Saxons deserve reparations for the Norman Conquest

13 July 2019 9:00 am

Anglo-Saxons deserve reparations for the Conquest