Lisa Markwell is the editor of The Independent on Sunday. She was previously executive editor of The Independent, i and The Independent on Sunday and has edited the features pages, and both the Saturday and Sunday supplements. She writes comment pieces for the papers and restaurant reviews for the New Review. Lisa has worked across a variety of newspapers and magazines and can now tick off every publication cycle from daily to quarterly. She is an enthusiastic foodie, mother of two teenagers and drives an electric car. She is writing a book about adoption.
20 July 2013 07:00 PM
Bring home the bacon ... and the sausages, kebabs and badger ham
14 July 2013 12:00 AM
The food is as authentic as it is comforting at old-school Italian Acciuga, says Lisa Markwel.
30 June 2013 12:00 AM
Lisa Markwell finds a new vegetable nirvana behind an old transport hub.
29 May 2013 06:02 PM
In New York, there are strict regulations about rental accommodation and the airbnb folk are running unique, good value, but ostensibly “illegal" hotels
26 May 2013 12:00 AM
Lisa Markwell checks out Jamie Oliver’s reinvention of the classic diner.
14 May 2013 07:10 PM
The step she took goes beyond altruism. She has made it all right to be a strong, powerful, beautiful woman without breasts
12 May 2013 12:00 AM
What could go wrong with a restaurant dedicated to the humble potato, asks Lisa Markwell.
08 May 2013 06:39 PM
The bottom line is that workers who have families will always feel conflicted
04 May 2013 12:00 AM
Picture a little boy, so fascinated by the exotic kiwis and star fruit that his market-trader dad brought home from the Southampton docks that they sat in the fridge not eaten, just gazed at, until they rotted and had to be thrown away. Then picture a superstar chef who won't use anything that's grown more than a few miles from his Cumbria headquarters; a man who has made such humble fare as potatoes, onions and rhubarb into superstars, too.
21 April 2013 12:00 AM
Simon Rogan sprinkles a little of his magic on Manchester's Midland hotel
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Rochester aftermath: Sacking of Emily Thornberry will make work of Labour MPs '10 times harder'
Exclusive: UK approved £7m Israeli arms sales in six months before Gaza conflict
- 1 Universities aren't working us hard enough, say undergraduates
- 2 Lego letter from the 1970s still offers a powerful message to parents 40 years later
- 3 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 4 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 5 Grayson Perry: London needs affordable housing because 'rich people don't create culture'