The edge - Amanda Platell sees Mark Thatcher in Euan Blair
By Amanda Platell - 05 December 12:00

Let's hope Euan Blair doesn't get so used to the high life that he ends up like that other model of

The fan - Hunter Davies loses arm control at a footie auction
By Hunter Davies - 05 December 12:00

When I was 18, Mum binned my scrapbook and let out my half of the bed

Why do we honour a violent thug?
By Johann Hari - 05 December 12:00

Observations on George Best

The fan - Hunter Davies rejoices at Roy Keane's departure
By Hunter Davies - 28 November 12:00

Alas, <strong>Roy Keane</strong> was a thug, and thugs in football are an endangered species

The fan - Hunter Davies thinks Sven doesn't earn enough
By Hunter Davies - 21 November 12:00

I take it all back - we are so lucky having Sven, and so cheaply

The fan - Hunter Davies keeps hold of his tickets
By Hunter Davies - 14 November 12:00

My unused ticket to last week's game could yet be part of my pension

The fan - Hunter Davies watches Spurs in the Med
By Hunter Davies - 07 November 12:00

Yes, Premiership football is watched all over the world - by the Brits

The fan - Hunter Davies would not be a football reporter today
By Hunter Davies - 31 October 12:00

I longed to be a football reporter, but today's spoilt stars must make it hell

The fan - Hunter Davies counts Ferraris at White Hart Lane
By Hunter Davies - 24 October 13:00

Good job I was wearing sun specs in the car park at White Hart Lane

The business column - Jane Martinson suspects a stitch-up
By Jane Martinson - 24 October 13:00

For 13 years, Sky has monopolised the rights to live Premiership football. At last, it seemed grumbl

The fan - Hunter Davies gets shirty with Andrew Martin
By Hunter Davies - 17 October 13:00

Anyone wise, sensible and quietly superior wouldn't respond. But I will

Sania Mirza
By Jason Cowley - 17 October 13:00

10 people - Jason Cowley on the tennis sensation who is drawing scorn from india's muslim clerics

The fan - Hunter Davies
By Hunter Davies - 10 October 13:00

In Becks Major's book, Sven will find all the tips he needs to manage England

The fan - Hunter Davies enjoys Premiership misery
By Hunter Davies - 03 October 13:00

Now the Premiership clubs will have to be nice to all of us, all the time

Beautiful game? Absolute pain
By Andrew Martin - 03 October 13:00

Football itself is annoying enough, but the lovable footie fan is far worse

The fan - Hunter Davies needs a lift to the game
By Hunter Davies - 26 September 13:00

When Saturday comes, the lady wife becomes my best friend

Rory's week
By Rory Bremner - 19 September 13:00

Just £10 a month will enable a Lib Dem MP to spruce up his London flat with a few window boxes and a

Why Brown should hold his nerve this time
By Staff blogger - 19 September 13:00

''The crucial question for the Chancellor in this critical period will be how far he can retain his nerve and his logic at a time when the nation has been blowing a gasket." So wrote the New Statesman in a cover story in 2000 when fuel protesters were holding the country to ransom.

The fan - Hunter Davies counts foreigners
By Hunter Davies - 19 September 13:00

No more foreigners, please - from now on, our footie will be strictly British

The fan - Hunter Davies shows footie fans how to do fashion
By Hunter Davies - 12 September 13:00

Cricketers are the most beautifully dressed sportsmen. Or so the wife says

The media column - Peter Wilby takes pity on Bush
By Peter Wilby - 12 September 13:00

I feel the teeniest, weeniest smidgen of sympathy for Bush. If he was slow to grasp the scale of the

The fan - Hunter Davies doesn't think much of Sven
By Hunter Davies - 05 September 13:00

Oh yes, I'll be blaming Sven if England fail at the World Cup

The fan - Hunter Davies prices the Chelsea bench
By Hunter Davies - 29 August 13:00

By the end of this season, Arsene will look like Auden's love child

An own goal<br />
By Boyd Farrow - 29 August 13:00

Why is America immune to the charms of soccer? Perhaps because Hollywood has never paid it any atten

Diary - Zoe Williams
By Zoe Williams - 22 August 13:00

My dog has gone organic. His "Ocean Treats" smell so intensely fishy, I'm starting to doubt whether

My money's on Kroldrup
By Chris Wearmouth - 22 August 13:00

Observations on fantasy football

The media column - Peter Wilby finds truth elusive
By Peter Wilby - 22 August 13:00

Idle gossip and crackpot theories are everywhere; reliable information, with wheat sorted from chaff

The gentleman's game
By Jason Cowley - 15 August 13:00

Observations on the Ashes

Rory's week - Rory Bremner tries the Howard touch
By Rory Bremner - 08 August 13:00

Who would have come up with a satire that made Ian Paisley First Minister of Northern Ireland becaus

Rory's week - Rory Bremner makes an opportunistic link
By Rory Bremner - 01 August 13:00

Logically, the Conservatives could oppose identity cards on the grounds that they don't currently ha