Diary

Diary

19 October 2002 12:00 am

The Polecat deals with his potential expulsion from the Tory party by cultivating his communist plot

Diary

12 October 2002 12:00 am

The writer goes in search of Alexander the Great, but only finds Withnail and I

Diary

5 October 2002 12:00 am

Just like a normal day at the office - the editor of The Mirror immerses himself in backbiting, hypocrisy, self-interest and amorality at the conference

Diary

28 September 2002 12:00 am

In the electronic age, a social disease is a virus you get from your email correspondents. And often from one-night…

Diary

21 September 2002 12:00 am

I shall call him the Unknown Afghan Hero. The BBC footage of the assassination attempt on Hamid Karzai showed a…

Diary

14 September 2002 12:00 am

I can’t imagine why people claim to enjoy camping. Before the trip – a six-week overland slog through southern Africa…

Diary

31 August 2002 12:00 am

The workers teem over the building site that suddenly appeared on the overgrown river-bed which my holiday cottage overlooks. They…

Diary

24 August 2002 12:00 am

Despite feeling ghoulish, my wife and I found ourselves drawn to the television set whenever an important development took place…