Christmas

Merry Christmas Everyone

25 December 2010 0:30

Hope y’all have a splendid day that delivers all you want or, more reasonably, could sensibly hope for. Here’s the…

From the archives: Jeffrey Bernard does Christmas

24 December 2010 18:29

By way of a Christmas aperitif for CoffeeHousers, here’s Jeffrey Bernard enduring the festive season for his Low Life column…

Snowgoating Christmas

23 December 2010 16:28

Snowgoat: [noun] Inclement weather blamed, expediently, for the failure to be at all organised. Especially in the matter of sending…

The Spectator’s Christmas interview with George Osborne

15 December 2010 12:51

The Christmas Special of The Spectator is out today, and George Osborne kindly agreed to an interview. We have printed…

Any Christmas reading suggestions?

14 December 2010 17:22

Christmas is coming, and the bookshelf is getting thin – so, any suggestions for Christmas reading? We are putting our…

Christmas cheer, Spectator style

9 December 2010 15:55

It was the Spectator’s Carol Concert last night, in the Fleet St church of St Bride’s – and one of…

Happy Christmas

23 December 2009 17:35

Barring major political catastrophe, Coffee House will be falling silent over the next few days as we all celebrate Christmas.  Many…

Slightly surprising stat of the day

19 December 2009 16:52

According to a YouGov poll in tomorrow’s People (reported by the paper’s political editor, Nigel Nelson, on Twitter): “1% more…

Festive cheer

18 December 2009 11:16

Well, Nick Clegg’s reponse to the Labour chief whip’s Christmas card made me smile: “Both myself and Nick Brown have…