Ex-footballer George Weah has just been elected president of Liberia – but where are Britain’s sporting politicos? PAUL SAFFER finds a few, but has to dig deep.
ALWYN TURNER remembers how the death of Princess Diana was covered in the media.
ALWYN TURNER on the woman who ‘got the Labour establishment on the run’.
DAN ATKINSON celebrates the 1970s incarnation of Harold Wilson.
PAUL SAFFER explains why there are two separate world championships in the only sport that celebrates hedonism and arithmetic: darts.
He was a political bruiser and hated by the left. But Denis Healey’s great achievement, argues DAN ATKINSON, was to cut without harming.
Having trouble coming down after the Labour leadership election? DAN ATKINSON recommends a political thriller from 1979.