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It’s not easy being a Corbynista Jew – just ask Jon Lansman

4 August 2018 9:00 am

Follow the pathetic example of Jon Lansman

Brexit means Boris

4 August 2018 9:00 am

I hate to say it, but we need him

Pupils at Ampleforth in 1952 [Getty]

The sorry demise of Benedictine education

4 August 2018 9:00 am

Are England’s great Benedictine schools on the brink of closure?

The Hundred will kill cricket – in all forms

4 August 2018 9:00 am

The horrible Hundred will sound cricket’s death knell

Lofty ambition: The High Line public park

The perfect way to spend two days in New York

4 August 2018 9:00 am

In Britain I never drink cocktails, but on arrival in New York it has become a ritual that my first…

Ukip is back thanks to the Chequers backlash

28 July 2018 9:00 am

How the party plans to take advantage of the Chequers backlash

Australia’s choice: Chinese trade – or American security?

28 July 2018 9:00 am

Chinese trade or American security? It may be hard to have both

Children are everywhere – and they’re spoiling everything

28 July 2018 9:00 am

The kids are now in charge

The view from Paris: ‘Why are Brexiteers so stupid?’

28 July 2018 9:00 am

‘Problème est masculin; solution est féminine,’ says Brigitte, the adored French teacher at the British embassy in Paris. Good way…

Who cares about care homes?

28 July 2018 9:00 am

The official regulators are not fit for purpose

Brexit: how to make a TV drama out of a crisis

28 July 2018 9:00 am

Brexit: making a drama out of a crisis

In name only: Hastings’ beautiful Old Town

Hastings is pretty – but it’s the people who make it special

28 July 2018 9:00 am

Kevin Boorman loves Hastings, and his enthusiasm is infectious. He was born here, he’s lived here all his life and…

Assad is back for good in Syria - and with Trump’s blessing

21 July 2018 9:00 am

He’s back – with Russia’s army and America’s blessing

Jean-Claude drunker

21 July 2018 9:00 am

What’s ailing the President of the European Commission?

Colonel Claus Schenk Count von Stauffenberg

Hitler’s would-be assassins were, themselves, Nazi war criminals. Why celebrate them?

21 July 2018 9:00 am

Hitler’s would-be assassins should not be fêted

The EU is sending migrants home – into the hands of people smugglers

21 July 2018 9:00 am

Can the EU’s repatriation programme succeed?

Let funerals be sad

21 July 2018 9:00 am

Funerals should be solemn, not celebratory

British men shouldn’t go topless in public. Ever

21 July 2018 9:00 am

Why are so many men walking around topless?

Breaking the bank: The impregnable BoE

How easy is it to break into the Bank of England?

21 July 2018 9:00 am

‘Safe as the Bank of England.’ So goes the old phrase. And yes, with walls 8ft thick, the Old Lady…

The real Brexit drama is just beginning

14 July 2018 9:00 am

The Prime Minister has a plan, but does she have the votes to pass it?

The agony of World Cup penalties

14 July 2018 9:00 am

Final shoot-outs are great TV, but they’re anti-football

The World Cup has made us proud to be English

14 July 2018 9:00 am

The World Cup has allowed us to stop being ashamed of Englishness

Get rid of the Dangerous Dogs Act and more people will die

14 July 2018 9:00 am

Lift the ban on pit bull breeds and more people will die

The lost art of patience

14 July 2018 9:00 am

In the modern world, patience really is a virtue

Donald Trump is coming to Blenheim – and the protesters are ready

14 July 2018 9:00 am

For more than 40 years we’ve lived in a beautiful, listed, Cotswold stone, Stonesfield slate-roofed farmhouse in Oxfordshire. The trouble…