Group Content Editor of The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and Evening Standard - and former Editor of The Independent.
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
Chris Blackhurst: Competition with London could be the best way to forge the right connections in the North of England
25 June 2014 12:00 AM
24 June 2014 05:39 PM
The News of the World man’s zeal for a story was his undoing
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
King Abdullah dead: We can't afford not to hold Saudi Arabia's royals to account
- 1 Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
- 2 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 3 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 4 Amal Clooney gives excellent response to fashion question at European Court of Human Rights
- 5 Rashida Jones speaks out against male-centric porn saying 'women should have sex and feel good about it'