Evgeny Lebedev

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…

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…

Yasmin Alibhai-Brown accuses the Independent of sexism over print redundancies

22 March 2016 12:10

This week the Independent will publish its last ever print edition. With a reduced number of staff being kept on…

Sarah Vine lifts the lid on Gove’s Brexit negotiations: dinner with Evgeny Lebedev

24 February 2016 9:29

Over the years David Cameron has faced much scrutiny over his close relationship with Rupert Murdoch — as well as…

The strange tale of Evgeny Lebedev and the Independent

12 February 2016 13:20

What sad news that the Independent is closing. In September last year, I did an investigation into the strange, celebrity-orientated world…

Welcome to the new-look Spectator Life – that’s already making the front page news

24 September 2015 10:08

I wanted to let you know about the new issue of Spectator Life that’s out today – free with the…

Was it Evgeny Lebedev wot won it?

17 May 2015 7:03

During this election, every newspaper endorsed the party that most of their readers support – with two exceptions. The Independent…

Does Evgeny Lebedev fancy being Mayor of London?

27 February 2015 17:11

While the Tories scrabble around for a candidate for the 2016 London Mayoral election, Mr S hears one millionaire is already eyeballing…

Coffee Shots: Boris Johnson and Evgeny Lebedev sleep rough

12 January 2015 13:25

Has the Mayor of London fallen on tough times? Mr S only asks after this photo landed in his inbox.…