Simon Kelner was Editor of The Independent between 1998 and 2011. He writes a daily column for i.
14 May 2014 05:09 PM
It is easy to dismiss this as leftie Hollywood posturing that amounts to nothing other than a photo op for the publicity-hungry on a millionaire picket line
08 May 2014 05:46 PM
The gods of football don’t like hubris, which is why those who wanted Liverpool to succeed might have to be disappointed
07 May 2014 06:24 PM
In the time I have spent with Clarkson, I have heard him espouse all manner of right-wing nonsense - but never anything even borderline racist
07 May 2014 12:00 AM
06 May 2014 03:54 PM
English nationalism is a force that could yet undermine social harmony
01 May 2014 12:28 PM
The grand inquisitor of the BBC has left Newsnight, but it's no surprise - his beard was the biggest giveaway
29 April 2014 12:09 PM
I've done my fair share of eating out over the years (I have the Body Mass Index to prove it) and I've been to only three of the restaurants on the list
23 April 2014 12:00 AM
A list of public figures with gallant attributes by Country Life magazine throws a fascinating light on what it means to be a gentleman in the modern world, says Simon Kelner
22 April 2014 05:22 PM
According to Jilly Cooper, a judge of Country Life's Gentlemen of the Year award, there are many different types of gentleman. But what does it actually mean to be one?
17 April 2014 03:14 PM
A survey released yesterday found that most men morph into their fathers by the age of 38. The similarities between between my father and me are numerous and particular.
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Jose Manuel Barroso warns David Cameron against making 'historic mistake' over immigration reforms
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