Evening Standard

In defence of the Evening Standard’s leprechaun cartoon

3 July 2019 16:50

My colleague at the Evening Standard, the excellent cartoonist, Christian Adams, has been having a bruising time of it since…

Osborne at a loss over Evening Standard

29 June 2018 14:31

Evening Standard editor, Kissinger Fellow, Honorary Economics Professor, Blackrock Advisor and Stanford Visiting fellow George Osborne is a skilled man…

George Osborne’s revenge on civil service bean counters

20 October 2017 13:39

Since George Osborne moved to the Evening Standard, the one-time austere chancellor has rebranded himself as a centrist darling –…

George Osborne defrosts humble pie

19 September 2017 14:10

Oh dear. It was a case of bad timing for George Osborne last week when the day after the paper he…

Evgeny Lebedev’s peace offering to Theresa May

12 September 2017 13:15

Since taking on the editorship of the Evening Standard, George Osborne has discovered that revenge is a dish best served…

I may disagree with him, but George Osborne’s first duty is to his readers

30 July 2017 9:00

I may disagree with George Osborne on the odd issue. Like Britain’s relationship with the EU, our trading future and…

Professor George Osborne makes it job number six

29 June 2017 11:39

George Osborne has been keeping himself busy recently putting the boot into Theresa May at every opportunity. Not content with…

George Osborne’s new mission

19 June 2017 17:03

Although it’s been said that revenge is a dish best served cold, George Osborne seems to take the approach that…

Grenfell Tower: It is far too soon for political finger-pointing

14 June 2017 14:51

It is hard to overstate the scale and intensity of the fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower, a 24-storey west London…

George Osborne must bitterly regret quitting politics

9 June 2017 16:47

I am no psychologist but I don’t think you have to be one to appreciate that there is some turmoil…

George Osborne: diary of an editor

9 May 2017 17:50

Watching the general election from my newsroom is an out-of-body experience. I’ve been involved in the last five general elections…

You’re an editor now George Osborne… it’s time you made some enemies

7 May 2017 9:00

Dear George Osborne, I thought it worth passing along some advice about your new job. I’ve never edited a news-paper,…

The Tory party should not forget George Osborne’s role in its revival

19 April 2017 14:17

George Osborne’s decision to stand down as an MP is a sign of how impregnable Theresa May’s position is perceived…

George Osborne’s Evening Standard job is good news for London

25 March 2017 10:00

George Osborne has been a good friend to London. He sees the point of infrastructure and I hope he’ll fight…

In defence of George Osborne (by the Evening Standard’s departing editor)

21 March 2017 11:47

So I am feeling a bit better about my lack of radio experience. These are exciting times for free movement…

An MP as editor? It’s been done before – at The Spectator

17 March 2017 15:17

What on earth does George Osborne know about journalism? How can someone with no journalistic experience go straight in as…

George Osborne is the archetypal part-time MP

17 March 2017 14:48

For once, Jeremy Corbyn was spot-on. Learning of the news that George Osborne is to be made editor of the…

Theresa May’s bad night at the Standard theatre awards

14 November 2016 10:37

It’s probably for the best that Theresa May wasn’t present at last night’s Evening Standard theatre awards. Mr S understands…

Evening Standard’s change of heart about Sadiq Khan

8 September 2016 11:35

During the London mayoral campaign, the Evening Standard was accused of showing ‘overwhelming bias’ towards the Tory candidate Zac Goldsmith. The…

Ed Vaizey feels the heat at film awards

8 February 2016 15:18

Spare a thought for Ed Vaizey. Although he is now the longest serving arts minister in British history, the Conservative politician still struggles…