Andrew Adonis’s new biography of “the first of a new breed of ‘common man’ who would manage the British state” and became one of the great Foreign Secretaries.
“Stay at home. Protect the NHS. Saves lives” now needs to end up as “Get back to work. Protect the economy. Save livelihoods.”
How prepared are we for strict social distancing for the forseeable future, compulsory masks, closed leisure facilities – and a semi-functioning economy?
William Keegan’s memoir describes with ebullient good humour how he covered half a century of bad news.
In his new book, Jeremy Black traces the history of Britain’s relations with the Continent, and how it bears on the Brexit debate.
Money would go from one person through a bureaucracy to another person in the same household – who probably holds a joint bank account with the first person.
See his support for protectionism, big government, big debts – and more.
For the conservative, the foundations of liberty are something that must be conserved within institutions and traditions.
Plus: John Randall’s Serbian restaurant. Soames goes AWOL. Cash goes ballistic. And: Did Letwin and Redwood write the briefs for Page 3?
The FCA has insulated its future size by creating 16 handbooks of “Conduct” which stretch to over four million words.
Opera is good for you – but that’s different to saying it should be subsidised.
Armed with theories and formulae that aren’t accessible to outsiders, the economics profession has gained a privileged position in the policy making process
Ultra low interest rates aren’t just bad for savers
Or that Enoch Powell was a One Nation Tory? Sir Peter Tapsell reminds us how much we’ve changed.
In a departure from its persistent obsequiousness to the European Project, the Financial Times has published several investigative articles describing the opaque… Read more »