Rory Bremner writes for the New Statesman

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Politics
28 June 2007
Britain is changing before our eyes. From 1 July, people will no longer be allowed to smoke in public places, as the...
Politics
16 October 2006
The conference season has confirmed in my mind that the real differences in British politics exist not between the...
UK Politics
02 October 2006
It's never a good sign if you’re stressed out, pissed off and in a muck sweat before 7.30 on a Monday morning. The...
Politics
18 September 2006
Has Labour set itself on a path of self-destruction? Does Charles Clarke shit in the woods? The only surprise about the...
Politics
04 September 2006
I can't help feeling this stuff about Charles Kennedy's drinking has got out of proportion, with phone-ins and...
21 August 2006
I sometimes wonder whether the byline "Rory’s week" requires me to share with the readers what I’ve been up to in the...
Politics
07 August 2006
I've always had a soft spot for Margaret Beckett, ever since I got lost on the Chatsworth estate after a Devon Malcolm...
24 July 2006
Forgive me if you've heard this story, but as the Met continues its investigations into the link between Tony Blair's...
10 July 2006
Among the many adverts appearing on the back of the World Cup has been the one for EDF ("Where do they get their energy...
26 June 2006
I always find it harder to work on major projects in the summer, particularly when the weather's been as good as it was...
UK Politics
12 June 2006
The bank holiday found me trying (unsuccessfully) to cast a line on the Tweed - not an activity you'd associate with...
UK Politics
15 May 2006
I'm always a little concerned when people come up to me, as they have done this past fortnight, and say that "this lot...
UK Politics
01 May 2006
We don't have politics any more; we have marketing. In the absence of any significant political differences (you could...
UK Politics
03 April 2006
Much has been made of Tony Blair's "admission" that it was a "mistake" to announce his intention to step down before...
Politics
20 March 2006
Intense as the writing and filming of Bremner, Bird and Fortune is, by and large it doesn't intrude on my sleep. Until...

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