Politics
20 September 2007
I am decked out in blue with gold spaghetti, as befits a University chancellor. It is degree day at Oxford Brookes....
23 May 2005
If only my hand-eye co-ordination were better. What could be more humiliating than being caught among 30 apparent...
08 November 2004
The great advantage of entering the United States through Philadelphia is that there are fewer international flights...
22 July 2002
The Cafe de Paris in Piccadilly Circus was the venue for an extraordinary string of performances last week. First, it...
18 September 2000
Domed out by Lord Falconer as he makes successive appearances on Channel 4 News, showing a combination of straight...
04 October 1999
Welcome to Timbuktu, this shadowless town woven around the river bed of the now absent Niger. The river summarily...
17 May 1999
Armpits: are they in order? I'm checking mine, for I am to appear with Julia Roberts. Not in the flesh, but briefly on...