Features

Moby: My vegan brunch with Leo DiCaprio and Jane Goodall

4 May 2019 9:00 am

Vegan croissants with Leo DiCaprio and Jane Goodall

Scilly season: Shipwrecks, seclusion and Harold Wilson’s house

4 May 2019 9:00 am

‘You can get away from everything,’ said Harold Wilson of the Isles of Scilly, ‘not only in distance but also…

The Scruton tapes: an anatomy of a modern hit job

27 April 2019 9:00 am

Sometimes a scandal is not just a scandal, but a biopsy of a society. So it is with the assault…

Rory Stewart: Why I’d make a good prime minister

27 April 2019 9:00 am

Why Rory Stewart might have what it takes to be PM

Is anything creepier than a ‘male feminist’?

27 April 2019 9:00 am

It’s awful when men bang on about women’s rights

Our churches aren’t perfect, but if we lose them we will all be worse off

27 April 2019 9:00 am

If we lose our churches, what will be next?

How Ireland became a back door to Britain

27 April 2019 9:00 am

The real problem with the Irish border

Stop going through the motions – committees are a waste of time

27 April 2019 9:00 am

I’m not joining your committee

The weird and wacky world of Goop

27 April 2019 9:00 am

The other day, as I walked with my partner through Notting Hill, we came across a shop which deserves to…

Thank God for western values

20 April 2019 9:00 am

Without Christ we would not have western values

It’s not anti-Irish to criticise Leo Varadkar

20 April 2019 9:00 am

Dublin’s dishonest approach to Brexit is seriously damaging Anglo-Irish relations

They tuck you up

20 April 2019 9:00 am

Philip Larkin did more harm than my parents

What made the Two Fat Ladies great

20 April 2019 9:00 am

Mary Berry’s dependable The Aga Book — a book of the last century and part of my kitchen library —…

Thank God for hymns!

20 April 2019 9:00 am

Before embarking on this hymn to hymns, I’ll admit that hymn-enthusiasts feel a slight sense of anticlimax on Easter Sunday,…

The holy pedigree of cats

20 April 2019 9:00 am

It is claimed that the prophet Muhammad loved cats. His favourite was called Muezza and he would do without his…

Emmanuel Macron has united his country – against him

13 April 2019 9:00 am

The extent of his failure is extraordinary

Down with kissing!

13 April 2019 9:00 am

Bring back British salutations

Liz Truss: the Tories can win over the Boohoo generation

13 April 2019 9:00 am

Liz Truss sees the Boohoo generation as the future of Conservatism

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Our moaning MPs say they’re suffering. What about the rest of us?

13 April 2019 9:00 am

Politicians need to get a grip

iPlod: Sajid Javid’s new internet rules will have a chilling effect on free speech

13 April 2019 9:00 am

The new internet regulator is an unprecedented threat to free speech

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The problem with TV? There’s too much to watch – and it’s all too good

13 April 2019 9:00 am

There’s too much addictive stuff on TV

Celebrities, cars and chickens: Inside the Connaught hotel

13 April 2019 9:00 am

You may have noticed the Connaught a little more since 2011, when ‘Silence’, the steamy fountain by Japanese ‘architect philosopher’ Tadao…

If there's no deal, there's no Brexit

6 April 2019 9:00 am

Both main parties have been hugely damaged by Brexit

Johnny Mercer: the Tories would be wiped out in a snap election

6 April 2019 9:00 am

Could Johnny Mercer be the party’s next leader?