The Week

Ancient & modern

8 November 2003 12:00 am

A classicist draws on ancient wisdom to illuminate contemporary follies

Portrait of the week

1 November 2003 12:00 am

A speedy round-up of the week's news

The fall of IDS

1 November 2003 12:00 am

Tory MPs have decided to get rid of their leader in what are, on the face of it, surprising circumstances.…

Diary

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…

Portrait of the week

25 October 2003 12:00 am

A speedy round-up of the week's news

Rough trade from the US

25 October 2003 12:00 am

Almost forgotten among the hubbub over the Iraqi war is the last bout of diplomatic fisticuffs between Europe and America.…

Will it all be over for Iain Duncan Smith by Christmas?

25 October 2003 12:00 am

Will it all be over for Iain Duncan Smith by Christmas?

Diary

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…

Portrait of the week

18 October 2003 12:00 am

A speedy round-up of the week's news

Thank heavens for Betsy

18 October 2003 12:00 am

At Alfred Roberts’s grocery store in Grantham in the 1930s, husband, wife and daughters all took their turn behind the…

If Mr Hoon resigns, as he must, how can Mr Blair not resign as well?

18 October 2003 12:00 am

If Mr Hoon resigns, as he must, how can Mr Blair not resign as well?

Diary

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…

Ancient & modern

18 October 2003 12:00 am

A classicist draws on ancient wisdom to illuminate contemporary follies

Portrait of the week

11 October 2003 12:00 am

A speedy round-up of the week's news

Israel’s right to retaliate

11 October 2003 12:00 am

The European condemnation of Israel’s air raid on Syria is unreasonable and offensive

I do not see how the Attorney-General can stay in the government

11 October 2003 12:00 am

I do not see how the Attorney-General can stay in the government

Diary

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…

Ancient & modern

11 October 2003 12:00 am

A classicist draws on ancient wisdom to illuminate contemporary follies

Portrait of the week

4 October 2003 12:00 am

A speedy round-up of the week's news

Debt bomb

4 October 2003 12:00 am

Sir Ian McKellen’s visits to Downing Street were supposedly to discuss gay rights. To study the Prime Minister’s conference speech…

‘More battered without but stronger within’? Pass the sick bag

4 October 2003 12:00 am

‘More battered without but stronger within’? Pass the sick bag

Diary

4 October 2003 12:00 am

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

Ancient and Modern

27 September 2003 12:00 am

A classicist draws on ancient wisdom to illuminate contemporary follies

Portrait of the Week

27 September 2003 12:00 am

A speedy round-up of the week's news

Happy birthday to us

27 September 2003 12:00 am

Happy birthday to us