Commentator and stand-up comedian Mark Steel has presented several radio and television programmes, and appeared on Have I Got News for You and Never Mind the Buzzcocks. In 2006 he published 'Vive La Revolution: A Stand-up History of the French Revolution', and in 2000 stood as a candidate in the London Assembly elections.
25 July 2013 04:55 PM
We haven’t just gone back 20 years to when the monarchy was popular; we’ve gone back past Victorian times when the rise of democracy made royalty seem outdated
18 July 2013 06:29 PM
So the genius of the legal system is that the case focussed on the way Trayvon Martin should have reacted when pursued by a neighbourhood watch official with a gun
11 July 2013 06:20 PM
Vince Cable has assured us a privatised Royal Mail would maintain all its services. Of course it will, because making a profit will hardly figure in their plans at all.
08 July 2013 12:43 AM
He seduced us with a combination of sporting ability and endearing humility
04 July 2013 06:46 PM
Back in the 1930s, millions of people were out of work because they all forgot to be self-reliant
27 June 2013 06:19 PM
The usual response to anyone who questions the police is: “The innocent have nothing to fear.” How much more sodding innocent can you get than Doreen Lawrence?
20 June 2013 06:36 PM
Maybe it was his ability to convey humanity that made Tony Soprano so powerful to watch
13 June 2013 07:10 PM
If a case revolves around an M6 bottleneck, who better to hire than Eddie Stobart?
06 June 2013 07:10 PM
It’s daft enough that the Tories are scared of Labour; but Labour is scared of itself, too
30 May 2013 06:39 PM
Benefit cuts made Kenny depend on food banks. It’s just take take take with some people, isn’t it?
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Sorry Judy Finnigan – Ched Evans is no less sickening than an alleyway rapist
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Workers 'could be forced to pay £5 a week' to get benefits
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
Amal Alamuddin calls for the return of the Elgin Marbles from Britain: 'Injustice has persisted for too long'
- 1 Jack the Ripper: Scientist who claims to have identified notorious killer has 'made serious DNA error'
- 2 Ebola outbreak: What is bushmeat – and is it to blame for the disease that has killed thousands?
- 3 Star Wars memorabilia called a 'bit of plastic' on Antiques Roadshow by Fiona Bruce valued at £50,000
- 4 Meet Thea, Norway's 12-year-old child bride
- 5 Russell Brand might seem like a sexy revolutionary worth getting behind, but he will only fail his fans