Marina Lewycka is a British novelist of Ukrainian origin.
17 March 2015 07:04 PM
Despite the Tories' plans to create one. Marina Lewycka explains why she's sceptical
15 November 2013 06:56 PM
I have a sentimental attachment to grammar schools. But today’s mainly benefit the middle class
06 September 2013 06:39 PM
To make a difference we should give more to our world-class NGOs
09 April 2013 08:04 PM
She was undoubtedly a powerful and charismatic woman, but I suspect that both my mum and Mrs Thatcher would have been appalled by the idea of a feminist icon.
25 January 2013 07:01 PM
The tone of Cameron's oratory is that of a school bully. It’s funny, but also depressing, like twitching curtains in cramped redbrick terraces and 1950s English cuisine
26 October 2012 06:31 PM
Communities should have the right to go their own way, rather than being the plaything of multinational corporations.
10 March 2012 12:00 AM
I marched into the post room of the office where I worked and ripped down the pin-up posters
02 March 2012 12:00 AM
After the Second World War, my family moved from a Displaced Persons camp in Schleswig-Holstein to a refugee camp in Sussex. From there we were taken in by English families. My mother worked as a domestic, and my father as an agricultural worker. Our first "host" family were the Dobbses of Whatlington. Rosalind Heyworth Dobbs (née Potter) was an artist and mother-in-law of Malcolm Muggeridge, connected through her parents and eight siblings to the Bloomsbury set. After she died in 1949, we transferred to Miss Winifred Morton in nearby Burwash Common.
The moment a Queen's Guard soldier lost it and drew his gun at annoying tourist
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
Greece crisis: The wider lesson is that it’s time to abandon this failed experiment in currencies
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Pentagon accuses Russia of 'playing with fire' over nuclear threats towards Nato
They are neither a 'state' nor 'Islamic': Why we shouldn't call them Isis, Isil or IS
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