Thursday, 5 October 2017

Free copy of new Philip Collins book on great speeches

Talk about good timing… the must-read new book by Philip Collins on how great speeches shape the world was published..

By Iain Martin


Wednesday, 4 October 2017

May must go

In the hours and days immediately after the Tory general election disaster,   an emergency team was put in place..

By Iain Martin


Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Past his peak Boris will be done in by Tory MPs at this rate

The hall was packed for Boris Johnson. For almost a decade this has been a feature of Tory conferences because..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 29 September 2017

Britain has got socialism bad, and that's not good

According to the old story from the Great Crash of 1929, when shoe shine boys started suggesting share tips to..

By Iain Martin


Friday, 29 September 2017

Why is Emma Dent Coad being so ghastly to Prince Harry?

Since the tragedy of Grenfell Tower, the new local MP Emma Dent Coad has been a leading figure in the..

By Iain Martin


Thursday, 28 September 2017

Oprah Winfrey for President

If it happens I will now only be able to say you read it here second. For months I’ve been..

By Iain Martin


Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Corbyn is winning, for now

Right, we watched Jeremy Corbyn’s speech to the Labour conference so that you don’t have to. The mind numbing text..

By Iain Martin


Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Labour preparing communist war games for financial chaos if Corbyn wins power

I’m sure you’ll think that headline alarmist and over the top. The shadow chancellor John McDonnell wouldn’t boast publicly of..

By Iain Martin


Sunday, 24 September 2017

Merkel wins a tarnished fourth term

One of the most civilised traditions of modern German elections is the post-election leaders televised debate. Britain’s leaders struggle to..

By Iain Martin