Politics
06 September 2012
In 1976, Private Eye marked Harold Wilson’s sudden decision to leave office, and hand over to Jim Callaghan, with...
07 September 2011
On 11 September 2001, I had started work, three days earlier, as Britain's ambassador to Israel. Exhausted, I had just...
Culture
24 August 2011
Losing Small Wars: British Military Failure in Iraq and AfghanistanFrank LedwidgeYale University Press, 304pp, £...