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.
17 November 2013 12:00 AM
I have no sympathy with telly presenters pleading victimisation. It sucks
10 November 2013 12:00 AM
Mark Byford clearly feels wounded by media and parliamentary criticism after the scale of his BBC payoff emerged this summer
03 November 2013 12:00 AM
After Paul Hollywood confessed to an affair, his wife, while maintaining a dignified silence, filed for divorce
27 October 2013 12:00 AM
Every public health body should donate a large percentage of their budget towards installing free insulation in the homes of the eldest and the poorest
20 October 2013 12:00 AM
Why has the NHS become like an airline or a train operator, when it should be providing a uniform top service for a classless Britain?
13 October 2013 12:00 AM
If Tracey Connelly is attacked now that she has been freed from prison, it will cost the state money and won't bring back her dead child
06 October 2013 12:00 AM
Cameron unveiled an extra £20m to be spent on traineeships of just six months. These aren't real jobs but work-experience
29 September 2013 12:00 AM
Poll after poll shows they are deserting the Tories, and when interviewed by Red magazine, the PM managed to shoot himself in the foot
22 September 2013 12:00 AM
More than two years ago I begged the Government to make school dinners compulsory for all and to ban packed lunches. Since 2008, I've been urging politicians to make cookery compulsory in primary schools and to involve children in the preparation and serving of food as a way of teaching them social skills. There has been a television series and a huge campaign by Jamie Oliver, as well as a review of school dinners conducted by Henry Dimbleby and co.
15 September 2013 12:00 AM
UK is slipping down the academic achievement tables in maths, science and reading, compared with countries where kids have two more years’ play than ours
More Britons believe that multiculturalism makes the country worse - not better, says poll
Osborne to cap family benefits at £23,000 – announced ahead of his post-election Budget
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
Sickness and disability benefits could be reduced by £30 a week as part of £12bn welfare cuts
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- 2 Nick Kyrgios calls former Olympian Dawn Fraser a 'blatant racist' after she tells Wimbledon star to 'go back where their parents came from'
- 3 World learns of app that shows you who unfriended you on Facebook, app promptly crashes
- 4 Chris Moyles reportedly set to make radio comeback with new breakfast show on XFM
- 5 The Greece debt crisis explained in less than 100 words