Michael Gove

‘Whatever charisma is, I don’t have it’ – full text of Michael Gove’s leadership speech

1 July 2016 11:30

This past week has been a momentous one for our country, the like of which we have not seen for…

Michael Gove: why I’m standing for the Tory leadership

30 June 2016 9:13

The British people voted for change last Thursday. They sent us a clear instruction that they want Britain to leave…

Did Stephen King write the In campaign’s script?

19 April 2016 12:16

One of the most striking things about the debate on Britain’s future relationship with Europe is that the case for…

Michael Gove: Why I’m backing Brexit

20 February 2016 13:09

For weeks now I have been wrestling with the most difficult decision of my political life. But taking difficult decisions…

Nature belongs at the heart of school life

27 February 2014 9:31

History, Edmund Burke wrote, is ‘a pact between the dead, the living and the yet unborn.’ Nowhere is this pact…

Jade Goody with her sons. Picture: Getty

Michael Gove: My debt to Jade Goody and the future of school reform

6 February 2013 11:44

In shaping education policy I have been influenced by many people… But two particular individuals have influenced me more than…