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We had a toe-to-toe argument about who would sit in the back seat... He won
Whether in the cut-throat field of politics or the fashion industry's corridors of power, this year they left our planet a better place. Celebrate 10 of the best, nominated by Independent writers
The good news is that Welch has given up playing the drums.
Every day, when I finish this missive, I ask one or two of my senior colleagues to read it through. They say that it’s just an expression of my need for external validation (thanks very much, boys, but I pay a shrink good money to tell me things like that).
A break from the classroom gives a welcome chance to refresh skills
Tony McNulty, former employment minister, had to make a humiliating apology in the Commons after claiming expenses on a property occupied rent-free by his parents.
Skirmishes after London mosque is targeted on anniversary of 9/11 attacks
The comedian runs his own country from his London flat. But it's a tight squeeze accommodating his subjects