Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Three cheers for Catherine Deneuve ‎and the French revolution against #metoo

The revered French actor Catherine Deneuve has hit out at a new “puritanism” sparked by sexual harassment scandals, declaring that..

By Olivia Utley


Wednesday, 10 January 2018

New Labour was even worse at reshuffles than Theresa May

If Theresa May’s knack of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory is the most noteworthy thing about her, her..

By Olivia Utley


Monday, 8 January 2018

The "nothing has changed" reshuffle

Northern Ireland secretary James Brokenshire resigns due to ill health David Lidington replaces Damian Green as Cabinet Office minister Brandon Lewis is new..

By Olivia Utley


Monday, 8 January 2018

Golden Globes 2018: women, #metoo, and a healthy dollop of virtue signalling

Oprah Winfrey set the tone for the 2018 Golden Globes last night, accepting her Cecil B. DeMille Award with a message..

By Olivia Utley


Friday, 5 January 2018

The NHS crisis reminds us just how weak Theresa May really is

A few weeks ago it seemed that the tide against Theresa May was finally beginning to turn. It was clear..

By Olivia Utley


Thursday, 4 January 2018

Five Things - 4th January 2018

Michael Wolff’s new book is sending shockwaves across the globe and has squeezed a full statement (of more than 280..

By Olivia Utley


Thursday, 14 December 2017

We can't carry on neglecting the elderly

Buried at the bottom of a recent ONS report thrillingly entitled “National Population Projections: 2016-based statistical bulletin” we found an..

By Olivia Utley


Friday, 8 December 2017

Phase 1 is complete, long live Phase 2

Congratulations, Theresa May. After a frenetic few months of diplomacy and a nightmare start to the week, Britain has finally..

By Olivia Utley


Thursday, 30 November 2017

Buzzfeed, young readers and why Facebook faces an existential challenge

From the outside, Buzzfeed, the American internet media company, looked (until recently) like it had been doing pretty damn well...

By Olivia Utley