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


Friday, 27 July 2018

How May can rescue Chequers

Theresa May’s post-Brexit customs proposal has been rejected by Michel Barnier in a joint press conference with Dominic Raab the..

By James Cullimore