Peter Wilby was editor of the Independent on Sunday from 1995 to 1996 and of the New Statesman from 1998 to 2005. He writes a weekly column for the NS.

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UK Politics
16 May 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column.
Broadcast
02 May 2013
We hear much about the supposed “left-wing” bias of the BBC. Yet I have copies of correspondence between...
Tax and spending
01 May 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column
Economics
27 March 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column.
26 March 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column.
UK Politics
14 March 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column.
Politics
07 March 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column.
Newspapers
28 February 2013
Peter Wilby's "First Thoughts" column.
Books
21 February 2013
Once were warriors.
UK Politics
14 February 2013
Faced with the charge of dodging a speeding penalty, Chris Huhne lied persistently, even, it seems, to some of his...
Politics
07 February 2013
As I understand the government’s approach to childcare, outlined by the early years minister, Elizabeth Truss, it...
Business
31 January 2013
Stock markets around the world are soaring. As I write, the FTSE-100 index of leading companies’ shares is at its...
Newspapers
24 January 2013
The two most significant dates in recent history, I sometimes think, were 11 September 2001 and 15 October 1987. The...
Financial services
18 January 2013
As we looked at the US and breathed a sigh of relief as it inched away from its fiscal cliff, the Americans looked at...

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