Tim Lott is a writer and novelist
26 April 2014 09:32 AM
Our negative view of ourselves may be twisted or out of date
13 September 2013 06:11 PM
‘Authenticity’ is central to the ethos of the working-class, especially moral authenticity
12 May 2013 12:00 AM
We find it hard to resist sensational headlines. But when we cross the fine line between curiosity and prurience, we claim it is for educational reasons
21 April 2013 12:00 AM
Our nagging work ethic is costing our children their childhood
We need a more nuanced view of Thatcher. That’s why I wrote a novel that was told from the point of view of a Wapping printer
15 April 2013 03:47 PM
Thatcher’s Britain had many victims, but many success stories too. I speak as the product of the striving rather culture-less working class that she set out to appeal to
The case of Denise Milani and the British scientist proves – set a honeytrap and men fall in every time
23 November 2012 07:24 PM
This week a 68-year-old British scientist came before the courts, claiming his crimes were all for the love of a leggy supermodel. Could a grown man be that stupid?
06 October 2012 12:00 AM
Jimmy Savile will not be left in peace. Whether raking over dead coals is right is not the question
No more shades of grey: why, in a world of paradoxes, can't we hold contradictory ideas in our minds?
07 September 2012 06:22 PM
Judge Peter Bowers is right. Whether in politics or our personal lives,
we think in binary terms. This is the tragedy of our species
12 August 2012 12:00 AM
For as long as he can recall, the Britain our writer knows has been self-loathing and apologetic. Now, with the Games, the country has drawn itself up to its full height
29 July 2012 12:00 AM
Our writer is sceptical about those who find it easy to be happy
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
Hard line on immigration could cost Tories the election
- 1 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 2 Venezuela Expo Tattoo 2015: Extreme body art from 'Vampire Woman' to 109mm earlobes
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Ball pool for adults opens in London
- 5 Rashida Jones speaks out against male-centric porn saying 'women should have sex and feel good about it'