Thursday, 23 March 2017

Katie Hopkins and the talking rubbish about Britain for the American media brigade

The first rule of writing about Katie Hopkins is to not write about Katie Hopkins. I know that. The British..

By Iain Martin


Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Parliament will prevail. Freedom makes us strong

On the morning of Sunday 11th May 1941 John “Jock” Colville walked out of Downing Street where he had slept..

By Iain Martin


Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Martin McGuinness: bad bastard

The tributes to Martin McGuinness are flowing so thick and fast on his death that it is worth recalling what..

By Iain Martin


Sunday, 19 March 2017

Chuck Berry: ring the bell for America’s greatest rock and roll poet pioneer

In the famous T.A.M.I. Show filmed in October 1964, in the wings of which it is reputed that James Brown said..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 17 March 2017

Exclusive: George Osborne's first newslist for the Evening Standard revealed

A source close to George Osborne has handed me his secret plans for the Evening Standard, now that he has..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 17 March 2017

The SNP is in a terrible mess‎. Call an early election, Prime Minister

Just imagine Theresa May’s face, and her shoulders heaving up and down, when she was told the news that the..

By Iain Martin


Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Jeremy Corbyn is completely useless and has to go

At the risk of wasting my breath, not to mention the time spent typing this, I would like to make..

By Iain Martin


Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Nicola Sturgeon and the SNP are in retreat on EU membership

Of the many interesting and not so interesting things that Nicola Sturgeon said on Monday when she announced at great..

By Iain Martin


Monday, 13 March 2017

Scottish referendum: Attention-seeking Nicola Sturgeon's position on timing makes no sense

There was a rare sight in Edinburgh today, according to observers, with a queue of hacks out onto the steps..

By Iain Martin