Guido Fawkes

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The View from 22 — Judgement day, rumour-mongering in the Twitter age and long-awaited dirty tactics from No.10

6 June 2013 8:21

Shakespeare once wrote ‘kill all the lawyers’, and as Harry Mount describes in this week’s Spectator cover feature, you could be forgiven for thinking Chris Grayling has made a similar… Continue reading


The View from 22 — Leveson debate special

1 February 2013 13:15

The Spectator hosted a sell out debate on Thursday night on the motion ‘Leveson is a fundamental threat to the free press’, and you can now hear what happened. As… Continue reading

Unlocked: the BBC's policy makers. Photo: Getty Images.

Revealed: who decides the BBC’s climate change policy

13 November 2012 13:04

Just when you thought the BBC had no more scandals, Guido Fawkes has revealed what the Beeb tried very hard to cover up: the 28 mysterious individuals who have been… Continue reading


Motorman returns

10 April 2012 13:46

  Guido Fawkes has caused a stir this morning by releasing a section of the Operation Motorman files, naming those News International journalists thought to have paid for private information.… Continue reading


Voters back the death penalty in polls — but will they petition for it?

7 August 2011 17:54

Really, I expected a tidal rush of new opinion polls on the death penalty after Guido launched his campaign for its restoration last week — but, strangely, that hasn’t happened… Continue reading


Some context for the death penalty debate

30 July 2011 17:09

Something quite remarkable has happened over the past couple of the days. It started with the launch of the government’s new e-petition site, which promises that any petition which secures… Continue reading


Worse Still

16 April 2009 22:33

Just to clarify. I didn’t intend to suggest in my last post that Damian McBride’s smear tactics would have been excusable if they had worked. Sorry if I gave that… Continue reading