Simon Heffer is a journalist, author and political commentator, who has worked for long stretches at the Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail. He has written biographies of Thomas Carlyle, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Enoch Powell, and reviews and writes on politics for the New Statesman.
The division between Tory Remainers and Leavers is visceral and will not heal easily.
My father was 16 when he enlisted in the army in September 1914. Within nine months he was fighting on the Western Front.
With Boris gone, Theresa May and Michael Gove are serious contenders for the crown.
Even if David Cameron clears the fence marked Brexit, he will find a very deep ditch on the other side.
How the EU referendum exposed a crisis in the Conservative Party that will endure long after the vote.
The rise of Donald Trump is a symptom of the decay of a great but exceptionally unhappy nation.
When a politician becomes entertainment first and foremost there is a danger that he, or she, may lack the requisites of statesmanship.
Online betting has stimulated a huge boom in gambling – and gambling addiction.
Two new books reveal how the multifaceted man behind the 19th century's most famous sporting icon.
Cameron must manage a majority even smaller than John Major’s while delivering an inevitably divisive referendum.
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