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. During the two years that she has been editor, The Independent on Sunday has won the Newspaper award for Weekend Newspaper of the Year, and the Press Award for Front Page of the Year. She is an enthusiastic foodie who writes restaurant reviews for the New Review supplement, is the mother of two teenagers and drives an electric car.
Restaurant review: Does Oliver Peyton's latest gallery opening The Keeper's House match its exquisite surroundings?
17 November 2013 12:00 AM
Some things change, some things stay the same. The Royal Academy of Arts (RA) in London has stood since the 18th century, resolutely unrevamped. The man behind its new restaurant is on at least his sixth reinvention.
03 November 2013 12:00 AM
Rogano, 11 Exchange Place, Glasgow, tel: 0141 248 4055
27 October 2013 12:00 AM
Frank Hewetson's dry sense of humour shines through in a letter sent from Russia, where he is being held with 29 others arrested on the Arctic Sunrise
Restaurant review: Once you've dined at Gymkhana, you'll never pop out to your local curry house again
20 October 2013 12:00 AM
Gymkhana, 42 Albemarle Street, London W1
06 October 2013 12:00 AM
Parties, shmoozing, babble. The twin worlds of politics and fashion
Restaurant review: South Street Pantry - 'family friendly' doesn't have to mean bland and overpriced
22 September 2013 12:00 AM
Lisa Markwell visits The Cape in Beaconsfield and the South Street Pantry in Bishop's Stortford and finds that - although they both feature jaunty bunting, mismatched furniture and a counter laden with cakes - there the similarity ends
08 September 2013 12:00 AM
Pitt Cue Co, John Salt… now Neil Rankin is setting the world on fire at his own place, says Lisa Markwell
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
Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn says 'we can learn a great deal from Karl Marx'
Yvette Cooper: Our choice is years of Tory rule under Jeremy Corbyn – or a return to a Labour government
The last thing Labour needs is a leader like Jeremy Corbyn who people want to vote for
I am the Jeremy Corbyn supporter that many will tell you doesn't exist
Public anger after French sunbather beaten up by gang for wearing a bikini in Reims park
Labour leadership: New poll shows party is now even 'less electable' than under Ed Miliband
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