Group Content Editor of The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and Evening Standard - and former Editor of The Independent.
10 August 2014 07:41 PM
The former Thatcher favourite, and now David Cameron’s Enterprise Adviser, is convinced the link between education and business has been eroded in the rush to go to university
08 August 2014 02:47 PM
Honestly, is there anything more boring than watching cycling?
07 August 2014 04:46 PM
No other politician has anything like his broad appeal
07 August 2014 03:00 PM
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
Pope Francis declares evolution and Big Bang theory are real and God is not 'a magician with a magic wand'
Huge surge in Ukip support after EU funding row, according to new poll
Ukip ‘exploiting grooming scandal’ to secure party’s first police chief
Nigel Farage: 'There’s nothing wrong with white people blacking up'
Maureen Lipman says 'she can't vote Labour while Ed Miliband is leader'
Muslims, immigration and teenage pregnancy: British people are ignorant about almost everything
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- 2 Canadian actor punched in face after 'Islamophobia' experiment goes wrong in wake of Ottawa shooting
- 3 Topshop at centre of row over body image as 'shocking' skinny mannequin photo goes viral
- 4 If you think Russell Brand’s new book is confused, you should read what his critics have to say about it
- 5 Kentucky gang rape: 15-year-old boy left in critical condition after sexual attack by group at party