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Beware the modern-day heretic hunters

21 November 2017 9:07

One of the most sinister noises in the world is that of dumb officialdom groping around to find some reason…

Sunday shows round-up: John McDonnell says Labour’s nationalisation programme is no ‘magic card trick’

19 November 2017 16:56

Philip Hammond – ‘We are delivering homes at record numbers’ Philip Hammond is set to deliver his second budget on…

Philip Hammond bungles his Marr interview

19 November 2017 10:43

Oh dear. As Budget day looms, there is growing concern among the Conservatives that Philip Hammond may be about to…

Jeremy Corbyn’s takeover of Labour is all but complete

18 November 2017 12:56

Oh Jeremy Corbyn, your takeover of Labour is all but complete. Left-winger Richard Leonard has triumphed in the Scottish Labour…

Scottish Labour’s new leader is unlikely to trouble Davidson or Sturgeon

18 November 2017 12:48

In the end, it wasn’t even close. Richard Leonard now takes ownership of the black spot handed to every leader…

Labour’s Christmas attack

17 November 2017 17:57

Christmas is meant to be the season of goodwill. Alas, no-one at Labour HQ appears to have got the memo.…

Theresa May’s weakness proves costly in the Brexit negotiations

17 November 2017 17:09

So much for that Friday feeling – Theresa May’s day out at the European social summit has proved a slog. First,…

Questioning gender fluidity is the new blasphemy

14 November 2017 16:36

The capitulation of the establishment to the politics of transgenderism has been astonishing. I’m struggling to remember any other time…

Turning rejects into champions – the miracle of Östersund FC

27 October 2017 11:26

In my Daily Telegraph column today, I write about the incredible story of Östersund football club. It hasn’t quite been…

Wanted: a social media editor for The Spectator

16 October 2017 13:53

The Spectator is hiring. We’re looking for our first full-time social media editor, but one with a difference. We are looking for…

The Spectator’s 48-year-old intern shows why it’s time to dispense with CVs

10 September 2017 12:31

We at The Spectator don’t ask for CVs when recruiting interns so we had no idea that our last one…

Save our green! The local battle which exposed the war against Britain’s green space

27 March 2017 18:14

One of the 12 ‘principles’ of the government’s National Planning Policy Framework is that planning should be ‘genuinely plan-led, empowering local people…

Westminster attack: Terrorist named by police

23 March 2017 15:20

A terrorist who killed four people and injured forty others in yesterday’s ‘depraved’ attack in Westminster has been named by police. Khalid…

Isis claim responsibility for Westminster terror attack

23 March 2017 12:38

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for yesterday’s deadly terror attack in Westminster. Isis described the man involved – a British-born jihadist who…

Westminster terror attack: Theresa May’s speech

22 March 2017 21:28

I have just chaired a meeting of the Government’s emergency committee, COBRA, following the sick and depraved terrorist attack on…

There’s one day left to help defend press freedom

9 January 2017 17:36

Think of the scandals of the last two decades; think of who exposed them. That’s why we need to protect…

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21 November 2016 13:06

You already know that Coffee House serves up the best analysis, comment and insight into the day’s political events. Why…