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17 January 2004 12:00 am

"I think I'm getting...alopecia" - The perils of a fading memory

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10 January 2004 12:00 am

Michael Howard is my Aunt Maude

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3 January 2004 12:00 am

Blair could court popularity by demolishing the worst excesses of London's concrete architecture

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27 December 2003 12:00 am

Michael Howard on his recent visit to Iraq

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13 December 2003 12:00 am

The editor of the ‘Political Magazine of the Year’ doesn't wish to blow his own trumpet

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6 December 2003 12:00 am

There are upsides to the infamy of being a controversial political and hate figure

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29 November 2003 12:00 am

I keep forgetting where I am. A different American city every week makes it hard to remember where the light…

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22 November 2003 12:00 am

Miranda Sawyer’s Channel 4 programme pleading for the abolition of the age of consent, Sex Before 16: Why the Law…

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15 November 2003 12:00 am

In all the endless talk about school examinations I have never heard this important point made. It is that ever…

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8 November 2003 12:00 am

This is the best time of the year to be in northern China. The monsoon is over and the summer…

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1 November 2003 12:00 am

I was as excited as a kid going to Disneyland to be invited on Concorde’s last flight from New York…

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25 October 2003 12:00 am

An evening of virulent anti-American propaganda at Covent Garden, or rather a terrific Madame Butterfly, brilliantly lit as well as…

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18 October 2003 12:00 am

The Man Booker Prize dinner was held on Tuesday in the Egyptian room of the British Museum. It’s something of…

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11 October 2003 12:00 am

Blackpool People sometimes compare the Daily Telegraph and the Conservative party. Watching the heaving sea from the Imperial Hotel in…

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4 October 2003 12:00 am

The spectator’s cartoon editor looks forward to becoming a billiard ball - but only when it’s legal

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20 September 2003 12:00 am

The highs and lows of entering a new decade

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13 September 2003 12:00 am

Why being called mad by Berlusconi is not necessarily an insult

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6 September 2003 12:00 am

The Daily Mail columnist is reminded of the superior quality of French education by watching Millionnaire

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30 August 2003 12:00 am

A summer pilgrimage through the American deserts, with several preachers and a menagerie of cats

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23 August 2003 12:00 am

There's even a higher class of litter in Dorset

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16 August 2003 12:00 am

Blair is pulling a Mugabe on the pesky little euro

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9 August 2003 12:00 am

The rail network inhabits the wrong kind of universe

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2 August 2003 12:00 am

The editor of the Spectator shortens the taxi ride of life by consigning Lynda Lee Potter to oblivion.

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26 July 2003 12:00 am

The perks of being an editor

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19 July 2003 12:00 am

Your ears will be on stalks.