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.
25 August 2013 12:00 AM
Can Mark Sargeant command attention at an already bustling King's Cross, asks Lisa Markwell
28 July 2013 12:00 AM
Chef might be too busy to pop over, but his food rules, says Lisa Markwell.
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
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more