Archie Bland joined the Independent in 2008. After stints as foreign editor, Saturday editor and deputy editor, he was appointed as senior writer in 2013.
27 July 2014 12:00 AM
23 July 2014 12:00 AM
20 July 2014 12:00 AM
Some friendly advice – when it comes to friendship, seek out the blunt misfit rather than your carbon copy
14 July 2014 10:41 PM
Friends are there to make us feel less lonely; if they didn’t reassure us that there were others out there like us, what would be the point?
06 July 2014 12:00 AM
Archie Bland on World Cup 2014: You don’t get 'plucky' teams where the pundits have heard of all the players
01 July 2014 09:35 PM
Algeria were not ‘plucky’ losers in Brazil only to be patronised by the likes of Adrian Chiles – that extra-time defeat would have hurt
25 June 2014 05:44 PM
Football does the same dumb things to people all over the world
22 June 2014 12:04 AM
As the prosecution rates are so low, we should focus on the real victims – and they aren’t men
Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty: Iron Lady’s worshippers laud the past and lament the present
18 June 2014 07:59 PM
Archie Bland joins the right-wing crowd at the Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty – and finds little support for David Cameron
17 June 2014 08:46 PM
...but nothing like getting one over my mates by predicting the score
Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
New era of cheap oil 'will destroy green revolution'
Ukip founder Alan Sked and Nigel Farage 'begged Enoch Powell to stand as a candidate'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more