Emma Thompson

Newsnight feels the heat over Emma Thompson’s ‘inaccurate’ climate claims

11 August 2016 12:19

Oh dear. Although BBC presenters tend to shrug off most accusations of bias as nonsense, staff at Newsnight are going…

Michael Buerk takes a swipe at virtue-signalling luvvies: ‘there’s only so much of the Benedict worldview you can take’

15 March 2016 8:52

In recent months, a number of luvvies have entered the public debate to give their take on what ‘must be…

Welcome to Luvvie Island: a haven for virtue-signalling celebrities

8 March 2016 14:54

It was six months ago this week when Nicola Sturgeon heroically admitted she’d be ‘happy’ to have a refugee move…

Emma Thompson is wrong about the EU – and cake

17 February 2016 15:25

At first glance, Emma Thompson’s intervention in the Brexit debate earlier this week didn’t make much sense. Asked at the…

Godfrey Bloom puts his foot in it over Emma Thompson row

17 February 2016 13:36

Yesterday saw a turn in fortune for the Out campaign after Emma Thompson declared her intention to vote to remain…

Emma Thompson backs the In campaign: ‘Britain is a cake-filled misery-laden grey old island’

16 February 2016 9:37

David Cameron has been accused of adopting a ‘Project Fear‘ approach as he tries to convince members of the public to…

Amnesty International has pimped itself out

12 August 2015 8:36

There is no argument fiercer in feminism than the argument about prostitution. Say you want to ban it and the…

Sweeney Todd, ENO, review: blunt and bloody

31 March 2015 10:38

Sweeney Todd English National Opera, in rep until 9 April A wicked deception is sprung in the opening moments of…