David Cameron

Politicians want to move us towards a cashless world. It would be a disaster

25 November 2017 9:00 am

We should fear a world without hard currency

What to do about the returning jihadis

4 November 2017 9:00 am

In normal times, the reported return of 400 Isis fighters to Britain would be the biggest story out there. But…

Mrs May is repeating Cameron's mistakes in dealing with the EU

28 October 2017 9:00 am

Theresa May’s style of negotiating with the European Union is coming spookily to resemble David Cameron’s. She is in the…

Michael Kidson — in a class of his own

5 August 2017 9:00 am

The Enigma of Kidson is a quintessentially Etonian book: narcissistic, complacent, a bit silly and ultimately beguiling. It is the…

My beef with David Cameron in the cat-house quarter of London

29 July 2017 9:00 am

Insufficient attention has been paid to the history of naughty girls, who deployed allure to prosper in a male-dominated world.…

Why hard Brexit is bad for horse racing

8 July 2017 9:00 am

Having spent three quarters of my life covering politics and the other quarter following racing, I am often asked what…

Do the same rules apply to racing stars as to politicians?

24 June 2017 9:00 am

Back on the political beat with CNN for the general election, I was reminded how politics is now dominated by…

Confessions of a rentagob

17 June 2017 9:00 am

If Rachel Johnson opens her mouth near a live mic, she may well put her foot in it

Duchy original: Cornish national consciousness gets stronger by the year

3 June 2017 9:00 am

Cornish national consciousness gets stronger by the year

The Tories must regain their lost momentum on social policy

8 April 2017 9:00 am

Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership of the Labour party is coming to resemble a drunk trying to get home on a bike.…

Life after No. 10 is not what David Cameron was hoping for

25 March 2017 9:00 am

George Osborne’s new job throws a harsh light on his old boss

‘Cash for ash’ is just one green scam among way too many

11 March 2017 9:00 am

Toffs are like jackals: always quick to sniff out new carrion. I remember a few years back one florid aristo…

An obituary for the Bullingdon Club, by one of its old boys

18 February 2017 9:00 am

Cameron and Osborne made my old university club famous. Now it has died of overexposure

Theresa May: ‘I get so frustrated with Whitehall’

10 December 2016 9:00 am

Theresa May on everything from Brexit to Christmas

The seven moments that lost the referendum for Remain

10 December 2016 9:00 am

If any of the following had happened, Remain could have won

Britain has no reason to be smug about Trump

15 October 2016 9:00 am

It’s not just America. British politics is going the same way

Michael Gove, evil mastermind? I don't buy it

8 October 2016 9:00 am

I’m writing this from the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham where the mood is buoyant, to put it mildly. Everyone…

Why is the British government silent about Aleppo?

1 October 2016 9:00 am

There was a time when the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo would have featured strongly in political debate in Britain. Just…

Welcome to the age of May

1 October 2016 9:00 am

The PM is likely to reign unchallenged for at least six years. What will she do with her power?

Liam Fox: May is better than Cameron

1 October 2016 9:00 am

Liam Fox’s prescription for Brexit

The rise and fall of the Cameron Chumocracy

24 September 2016 9:00 am

Emily Hill untangles the intricate web of trusted old pals who surrounded David Cameron... and led him to his downfall

In defence of David Cameron’s achievements

17 September 2016 9:00 am

It is too early to tell what sort of Prime Minister Theresa May will turn out to be, but we…

Inside David Cameron’s personal Brexit

17 September 2016 9:00 am

In the days following David Cameron’s resignation as prime minister, Michael Gove tried to persuade the Cameroons to back Boris…

Is Boris without a philosophy? No, he’s worse than that

3 September 2016 9:00 am

Against Boris Sir: In discussing my attitude to Boris (‘The Boris-bashers should be ashamed’, 27 August), Mary Wakefield is too kind —…

George Osborne’s gone, thank God. So why’s Mark Carney still around?

27 August 2016 9:00 am

Did you see that odd photo of George Osborne looking shifty, queuing up in the Vietnamese jungle for the chance…