National Anthem

PMQs: Cameron delivers a knockout blow to a struggling Corbyn

24 February 2016 13:33

This could have been a tricky PMQs for David Cameron. Instead, it will be remembered for Cameron ventriloquising his mother…

There’s nothing patriotic about William Blake’s Jerusalem

14 January 2016 12:28

In this week’s diary, Tristram Hunt puts his money behind Jerusalem as a new English National Anthem. ‘God Save the…

I’m sure the Queen could cope with a new English national anthem

13 January 2016 12:34

‘Thy choicest gifts in store / On her be pleased to pour.’ The prospect is upon Twickenham and Wembley regulars…

Jeremy Corbyn’s first week as Labour leader: a series of gaffes, u-turns and general chaos

18 September 2015 18:04

Harold Wilson’s remark that ‘a week is a long time in politics’ has never been more apt than at the beginning…

Corbyn’s new kind of politics is going to lead to confusion

16 September 2015 10:14

Jeremy Corbyn wants to forge a new kind of politics, answering public discontent with the way things are done in…