Group Content Editor of The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and Evening Standard - and former Editor of The Independent.
Chris Blackhurst: 'Ghost gazumping' and other estate agent tricks are inflating house prices – but lack of new homes is root of the problem
19 March 2014 12:00 AM
Midweek View: They were nice, terraced houses in a smart area. And they were commanding silly, frightening sums
16 March 2014 07:28 PM
The Chris Blackhurst interview: Juggling roles that range from chairman of Global Radio to an adviser for Goldman Sachs, Lord Allen is seemingly all business, all the time. And that’s how he likes it
Apparently it is winning that counts: UK Sport’s approach to distributing funding is deeply troubling
13 March 2014 08:51 PM
It’s a cold attitude. And distinctly un-British
Chris Blackhurst: We have a strong, regulated City and foreign money has always been key – so why do some hark back to the past?
12 March 2014 12:00 AM
07 March 2014 07:13 PM
The PM is quick to don his hard-hat, but he must also invest in infrastructure
07 March 2014 12:00 AM
The madness of Britain's housing policy laid bare
06 March 2014 09:07 PM
Being editor of a national newspaper can be a lonely job at times, especially if you go big on a story that you believe to be true, only for an official body to shoot it down.
Chris Blackhurst: Forget a prawn cocktail offensive – Labour's hysterical anti-big business stance is causing boardroom disquiet
05 March 2014 12:00 AM
27 February 2014 06:50 PM
Chris Blackhurst hoped that a close encounter with David Blaine would reveal the secrets behind the magician’s tricks. The evening left him in awe – but none the wiser
Chris Blackhurst: Which?, the vibrant consumer body, is on the side of 'good business', says its chief executive – whoever's in charge at Westminster next year
26 February 2014 12:00 AM
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
- 1 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 A third of employers never check job applicants' qualifications, survey finds
- 4 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist
- 5 Paul Scholes: Manchester United need five experienced players who can turn round a desperate situation