Group Content Editor of The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and Evening Standard - and former Editor of The Independent.
Chris Blackhurst: Mike Ashley is not to the City’s tastes but those who scorn him would do better to follow his example
06 August 2014 01:15 AM
Midweek View: My respect for Mr Ashley is not just that he stopped my table-tennis-loving nine-year-old having a tantrum
05 August 2014 11:21 AM
As the next election approaches, MPs think they can throw money at issues to buy them easy votes
03 August 2014 08:43 PM
The Conservative who used to speak for every council in the land is passionate about devolution - and the one part of the UK that hasn’t had it
01 August 2014 09:32 AM
Ministers have taken their eye off the middle and higher-earners
Chris Blackhurst: Let’s stop moaning and start acting – it’s time to bank on getting tough with our white-collar crooks
30 July 2014 01:06 AM
Midweek View: The Med resounds to the laughter of top bankers on their yachts and in their villas, reputations still intact
10 July 2014 04:19 PM
In public they condemn public sector strikes, but behind closed doors they are delighted
Chris Blackhurst: Our creative sector is the ‘envy of the world’. This man can stop us giving it away to the world
09 July 2014 07:15 AM
03 July 2014 01:10 PM
When will there ever be a level playing field?
Chris Blackhurst: We can't prevent the next economic crisis. But attempts to do so could threaten jobs and research
01 July 2014 11:33 PM
26 June 2014 05:34 PM
Just because the PM has it in for Jean-Claude Juncker shouldn’t mean he ignores the advice of British business
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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