Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Notre Dame is more than a building and it will rise again

Paris and the world awoke on Tuesday morning to the news that although Notre Dame Cathedral had been badly damaged..

By Mark Fox

Saturday, 30 March 2019

Theresa May should call a General Election to break the Brexit deadlock

There’s a very interesting received wisdom around Westminster that a General Election is unlikely. What would it solve? Mrs May..

By Mark Fox

Wednesday, 27 March 2019

If you want Brexit to happen, vote for May's Withdrawal Agreement

The next 48 to 72 hours at Westminster are going to be exciting and meaningless, wearying and enthralling. But come..

By Mark Fox

Friday, 22 March 2019

Justin Welby charts a bold new course for the Anglican Communion

Since becoming the 105th Archbishop of Canterbury in 2013 Justin Welby has been all action. He has needed to be...

By Mark Fox

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

Cameron and Clegg's idiotic reforms to parliament are making this crisis worse

Everyone at Westminster is very cross and very tired. Senses of proportion and perspective have been jettisoned in favour of..

By Mark Fox

Friday, 15 March 2019

Parliament is doing its job and it is a magnificent sight

As we stagger out of another week of Brexit drama, and before we stumble into the next one, let’s take..

By Mark Fox

Tuesday, 12 March 2019

A new Elizabethan Settlement is needed to sort out Brexit

Four Hundred and Sixty years ago this year the Elizabethan Settlement was born in “The Revolution 0f 1559”. Queen Elizabeth..

By Mark Fox

Thursday, 7 March 2019

Elegant Parisians can teach Londoners a thing or two about cycling etiquette

Paris is as beautiful as it is congested by traffic. Cars hoot, honk, and jostle their way through the crush...

By Mark Fox

Monday, 25 February 2019

No deal Brexit is a myth

Brexit is consuming Westminster politics. The big parties are fracturing in ways that were unforeseen. The gulf between government and..

By Mark Fox