Some quotes from the days when Boris Johnson was the court jester at the Palace of Westminster.
What do we want? More criminal offences! When do we want them? All the time!
ALWYN TURNER reflects on the language of Patrick Mercer, John Terry and the Devil’s Arse.
One of the key questions of the Brexit debate: How many foreign EU citizens live in Britain?
ALWYN TURNER remembers the battle of the meek vs the geek – was it really the start of all Labour’s problems?
From the archives, ALWYN TURNER on the political instability of the Coalition years.
Sir Keir Starmer – he’s all heart, you know.
From Morrissey and Bowie to Major and Blair, the Union Jack was everywhere in the 1990s, as ALWYN TURNER remembers.
In foreign affairs there’s only one question that matters: Are you on the right side of history?
Boris Johnson has chosen the wrong lodestar. He should look to an earlier wartime premier.
The return of our award for the politician throwing it all away.
Was Wyatt’s fiction as colourful as his diaries? wonders PAUL SAFFER.