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
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz wanted to 'do something people would remember him for'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 1 Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education system
- 2 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 3 Watch: Man takes selfie every mile of 2,600 mile hike, creates amazing timelapse video
- 4 The day I starred in Only Fools and Horses
- 5 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories