A three-child family? You’re royally blessed

The Conservative Woman extends its warmest congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the birth of their third child – an 8lb 7oz boy. Well done! And well done, too, to Catherine and...

What hope for South Africa? Sadly, very little

The recent death of Winnie Mandela again shows the failures of the ANC regime to provide decent leadership to the long-suffering people of South Africa. The elevation of ‘Mama Winnie’ to mother-of-the-nation status, the...

Your papers, please, little Britons

The Windrush scandal can be attributed to a pro-European 'papers, please' attitude, says Jacob Rees-Mogg. Such an attitude certainly exists. I remember inter-railing through Italy and the guards on the train used to take our...

Genesis and the impossibility of Socialism: 2

Chapters 1 and 2 of the book of Genesis describe the creation of the world and mankind’s place in it. The teachings within them form the bedrock of Western civilisation and, as discussed yesterday,...

How to dress your goat for yoga (no kidding)

What about this new Goat Yoga (see below)? But wait. Where do we get the gear? You have to look the part. So does your goat. I bet, once you look into it, the Nanny Goat Leotards...

Why is the economy stagnant? It’s feminism, stupid!

Brexit is the great obscurer. All economic news is filtered through its supposedly overpowering influence according to tribal affiliation.‘Despite Brexit’, ‘Because of Brexit’, ‘Brexit Bounce’, blah, blah, blah. We can’t see the wood for the...

Reader’s comment: Living beyond our means

In response to Catherine Blaiklock: Thanks to insane public borrowing, interest rates are about to explode, Malcolm Parkin wrote: Thank you for that article, Catherine. You have summarised the situation well. The real joke of...

David Keighley’s BBC Watch: A figleaf swept away in the torrent of anti-Brexit bias

In BBC Radio 4’s Feedback on Friday, host Roger Bolton introduced a classic edition of Corporation Complaints Stonewalling. The subject? Primarily coverage of Brexit. The message? As always, the BBC is getting it right. The full...

A leaked letter and a sinister attempt to derail voter ID

If you find yourself in the charming Swiss canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden at certain times of the year, you might be intrigued to see large numbers of people toting swords in the central square....

Reader’s comment: A winner in the lottery of life

In response to Fionn Shiner: A proud toast to England and St George, Andy Joyce wrote: I too was a victim of the incessant barrage from the progressive Left and always described myself as British...