Steve Hilton

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

Brutus: the Steve Hilton of ancient Rome

2 July 2016 9:00 am

A traitor to one man is a hero to another. So debate rages around the role of David Cameron’s old…

Out – and into the world: why The Spectator is for Leave

18 June 2016 9:00 am

  The Spectator has a long record of being isolated, but right. We supported the north against the slave-owning south…

The EU referendum has shown us the real David Cameron

28 May 2016 9:00 am

Westminster has a tendency to get ahead of itself. MPs want to discuss the aftermath of an event long before…

If we vote Leave, will Juncker have us shot?

28 May 2016 9:00 am

Obviously there is no such thing as ‘Cameronism’, as there is ‘Thatcherism’; but once upon a time, David Cameron did…

Spectator letters: Free trade and Africa’s migrant crisis

27 June 2015 9:00 am

Free trade with Africa Sir: Nicholas Farrell suggests that a naval blockade is the only solution to Italy’s immigration crisis…

Glastonbury Festival, where the absence of authority results in order, not anarchy

Steve Hilton's model for policy reform: Glastonbury (yes, really)

20 June 2015 9:00 am

Glastonbury is a model for radical policy reform, says Steve Hilton

Spectator letters: Mayors, foxes and Kurdish pomegranates

30 May 2015 9:00 am

Why we don’t need mayors Sir: There are a number of arguments against Steve Hilton’s call for more than 10,000…

Dominic Cummings (who ought to know) is not impressed by Michael Barber, Tony Blair’s former adviser and self-styled ‘delivery man’

28 March 2015 9:00 am

In 2001, Tony Blair took Sir Michael Barber from his perch as special adviser in the Department for Education and…

The Tory modernisers are Margaret Thatcher's true heirs

13 April 2013 9:00 am

Margaret Thatcher’s death has inevitably prompted intense reflection among Tories about what lessons the party should learn from her time…

Cecil Parkinson, Charles Powell, John Simpson and Steve Hilton remember Margaret Thatcher

13 April 2013 9:00 am

Cecil Parkinson: Underestimated – but unbowed Even among Mrs Thatcher’s original shadow Cabinet, there were those who simply did not believe…