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.
31 March 2013 12:00 AM
You don't have to be a hipster to dine at The Clove Club – just open the door (if you can)
27 March 2013 06:53 PM
In the end, it’s only the restaurant that will be hurt by naming and shaming
20 March 2013 06:41 PM
Like cooking, typing has been seen as rather “domestic” and unaspirational to those in charge of education
17 March 2013 12:00 AM
Our reviewer goes in search of a Cantonese 'greatest hits' at A Wong
14 March 2013 07:00 PM
If you like pizza like I like pizza, brace yourself. Once tried, this new stove-top oven will become the subject of your dreams and desires. You will rationalise the price (£360), you will invent reasons to knead dough, you will forgo your precious kitchen worktop to create a display space. The Chadwick Oven is sexy.
13 March 2013 04:14 PM
Remember that obesity is far more prevalent than our so-called ‘starvation’
07 March 2013 12:00 AM
A two-and-a-half year average wait for a child to be placed in care is too long
27 February 2013 06:38 PM
According to a new study by academics at University College London, what we drink and what we say we drink are two very - very - different things
24 February 2013 12:00 AM
Is the Hakkasan group's latest proposition worth the City-slicker prices?
20 February 2013 06:00 PM
Now women up to the age of 42 will have the option of free IVF treatment on the NHS. There are risks to such late conception, but the raised age limit is surely a good thing
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
- 1 Nokia no more: Microsoft drops once-ubiquitous mobile name – in favour of its Lumia brand
- 2 Renee Zellweger on plastic surgery reports: 'I'm living a fulfilling life and I'm thrilled that perhaps it shows'
- 3 Banksy not arrested: Internet duped by fake report claiming artist's identity revealed
- 4 Australian café owner sparks debate after saying 'No' to having unruly children on premises
- 5 Couple die within 28 hours of each other after being married for 73 years