Thursday, 16 August 2018

Need to know: The latest on the Morandi bridge collapse

What happened? The Morandi bridge is part of the A10 toll motorway and is a major road link between Italy..

By James Cullimore

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Edinburgh review: Pierre Novellie at The Pleasance, Fringe

From South Africa but brought up on the Isle of Man, with a Franco-Italian name and an eclectic European ancestry,..

By James Cullimore

Monday, 13 August 2018

Need to know: Turkey's deepening crisis explained

As Turkey’s currency continues its free fall and the crisis begins to spill over into European and emerging markets, here..

By James Cullimore

Friday, 10 August 2018

Britain outgrows France, but growth still lacklustre

Some relatively good news for the UK economy today. The latest ONS figures show that the economy grew by 0.4%..

By James Cullimore

Thursday, 9 August 2018

Tory leadership runners and riders: What should the Tories be looking for?

When Margaret Thatcher became leader of the Conservative Party in 1975, she offered a clear and inspiring principle around which..

By James Cullimore

Wednesday, 8 August 2018

Latest Boris scandal proves he's unfit for leadership

Boris is back in the news and for the first time in a while it has got nothing to do..

By James Cullimore

Tuesday, 7 August 2018

Free-marketeers would be foolish to back Universal Basic Income

You would be forgiven for having missed the Shadow Chancellor’s big policy announcement last week. The headlines have been, quite..

By James Cullimore

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

The Tories need to dump May

My journey to work on Monday morning offered a stark reminder as to why Corbyn’s Labour Party remains popular. I..

By James Cullimore

Monday, 30 July 2018

Labour moderates are walking into a trap over Brexit deselections

At the end of last week Frank Field and Kate Hoey, two pro-Brexit Labour MPs, lost a no-confidence vote in..

By James Cullimore