Bursting at the seams, but UK’s population explosion continues

The population of the UK is projected to increase by 3million (4.5 per cent) in the next decade, from an estimated 66.4million in mid-2018 to 69.4million in mid-2028. This is official. It was revealed...

Candace Owens – the breath of fresh air we need over here

WE introduced Candace Owens, the black American conservative commentator, to readers a few weeks ago.  She's become a household name in the USA in recent years, known in conservative circles for her pro-Trump commentary and...

Today’s hot topic: Bring on the Brexit Land Army!

A SHORTAGE of fruit and vegetable pickers means that millions of apples are being left to rot in orchards, says the National Union of Farmers, and there are fears that supplies of broccoli, Brussels...

Attenborough – he’s not the Messiah, he’s a very silly old man

AHEAD of his new BBC series Seven Worlds, One Planet, Sir David Attenborough says that he sees Extinction Rebellion as a young person’s thing, insisting: ‘For young people, it’s their world . . ....

Farage’s only ambition is to get us out of this stinking deal

NIGEL Farage has denounced Boris Johnson’s EU deal as ‘95 per cent the same’ as Theresa May’s withdrawal deal, which was deemed so terrible by Remainers as well as Brexiteers that it was voted...

If Harry and Meghan would just shut up, they’d soon be left alone

I HADN’T intended to watch ITV’s documentary Harry & Meghan – An African Journey, but there was nothing else on TV on Sunday night that caught my eye, so I stuck with it. And...

A different kind of read

The Seven Gifts Within Us, by the Sailor  THESE are seven stories tied together at the end. Each story is complete in itself. Each has compelling characters, fascinating environments, curious ideas, and interesting perspective. Each...

Readers’ comments: End this uncertainty for small firms’ sake

In response to Paul Wood: Boris will get his deal passed, one way or another, Damaris Tighe wrote: Absolutely correct: all those parsing Boris's deal clause by clause should remember that he was negotiating with one...

Boris will get his deal passed, one way or another

I ALWAYS thought Boris could pull off a deal against all the odds, despite inheriting a terrible bargaining position from his grossly incompetent predecessor, and in the face of the serried ranks of a...

BoJo’s deal is not Brexit. Bring on the election

DID hell just freeze over? (Mostly) Remain MPs have just voted to do what Nigel Farage, the Brexit Party and I want, which is not to approve BoJo’s awful deal. On Friday I was at...