A former editor of The Independent on Sunday, Janet Street-Porter is now the paper’s editor-at-large. As a journalist and broadcaster she has had an innovative and groundbreaking career in television, creating programmes for the BBC, Channel 4 and LWT, for which she has won a Bafta and the Prix Italia. She is also vice president of the Rambler’s Association.
13 June 2014 06:58 PM
When some children can’t even place London on a map, teaching ‘British values’ is a lot easier said than done
Janet Street-Porter: Why on earth is the cash-strapped NHS threatening to pay Slimming World to make a nation of lard arses slightly thinner?
30 May 2014 07:17 PM
Nice wants our financially strapped NHS to fund 12-week weight-loss courses
23 May 2014 06:02 PM
It happens with hotels, restaurants and plane tickets. Three missed appointments and you should be dumped and have to seek care elsewhere.
Janet Street-Porter: Jackie Kennedy is one of history’s glamorous enigmas — it’s a shame modern stars don’t follow her lead
16 May 2014 06:21 PM
The emergence of Jackie’s letters reminds us that letter-writing is dying fast
Children have a lot to learn about the consequences of knife crime, and school is the best place to start
09 May 2014 07:04 PM
Barry Mizen is an inspiration for refusing to dwell on punishment after the murder of his son
02 May 2014 06:01 PM
According to the law, mistreating a dog is a more serious crime than abusing care-home residents
Janet Street-Porter: Not all of us want children, but there are some people who are too frightened even to talk about it
25 April 2014 05:16 PM
I don’t miss having kids. Men are far more demanding
New Culture Secretary Sajid Javid is just another career politician – couldn’t we have found someone who really cares about the Arts?
11 April 2014 05:17 PM
No wonder the public is angry about the way those in power look after themselves
04 April 2014 07:01 PM
Plus, now we know: Cameron dreams up his policy in Waitrose
28 March 2014 06:55 PM
Marriage is a practical solution to bringing up kids and finding companionship, but if it doesn’t work out, don’t beat yourself up
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
SNP fury as HS2 finds 'no business case' for taking fast train service to Scotland
EU referendum: David Cameron to deny EU migrants and under-18s the chance to vote
A nation of inequality: How the UK is failing to feed its most vulnerable people
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- 2 A politically correct lefty goes to see Top Gear live – you'll probably believe what happened next
- 3 Young Preston fan has play-off hero Jermaine Beckford's shirt stolen from him at Wembley - which then appears for sale on Gumtree
- 4 Isis burns woman alive for refusing to engage in 'extreme' sex act, UN says
- 5 Puerto Rico, island of lost dreams: People are leaving the debt-hit territory in droves as near neighbour Cuba's star rises