Point of disorder, Mr Speaker

THEY say that if you put a chameleon on a tartan it will explode. Monday’s House of Commons announcement by Speaker Bercow saw chameleons combusting all over the place. The furore was over a ruling...

Call May’s bluff, Brexiteers

THERESA May keeps offering her ‘Withdrawal Agreement’ as the only option except ‘no Brexit’. In fact, her proposed WA is for indefinite transition, because it gives the EU a veto on when the WA...
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Dame Sally sees sense over cannabis – she can’t say we didn’t warn her

BETTER late than never, but it's a pity that the Chief Medical Officer, Dame Sally Davies, did not see fit to warn against the perils of legalising medicinal cannabis when she had the chance...

Readers’ comments special: ‘Chamberlain made the best of a bad deal. May is the...

LAURA Perrins’s post yesterday ‘No wisdom, no sincerity, no courage, no discipline, no benevolence. May’s Art of War’, in which she wrote that ‘May is the worst Prime Minister since Chamberlain’ provoked many suggestions...

Readers’ comments: The descent of dissent

In response to Kathy Gyngell: TCW’s Brexit Wall of Shame: The turncoat Daily Mail, Badger wrote: The media situation in Britain is decidedly unhealthy. Every one is to some degree on the left, with the possible...

TCW’s Brexit Wall of Shame: The turncoat Daily Mail

WHO would have thought a year ago that the Daily Mail would be calling MPs such as Boris Johnson, Dominic Raab and Steve Baker ‘hard Brexit zealots’? These are just some of the Brexiteers at...

No wisdom, no sincerity, no courage, no discipline, no benevolence. May’s Art of War

NOT since Neville Chamberlain has a Prime Minister self-disgraced the way Theresa May has. I admit I have flip-flopped on the Maybot. You want to think the best of her, you want her to...

Water shortage? Blame it on global warming!

ON Tuesday, the BBC reported: Within 25 years England will not have enough water to meet demand, the head of the Environment Agency is warning. The impact of climate change, combined with population growth, means...

Where’s the Brexit Standards Authority when you need it?

‘LET’S be honest here, no one really knows what’s going on with this whole Brexit malarkey . . .’ No, not the opening line of the latest press release by Theresa May, although a statement...

TCW’s Brexit Roll of Honour: The principled Peter

PETER Bone MP earned his place on TCW’s roll of honour when, yesterday, he faced the Prime Minister at PMQs with her choice. In no uncertain terms he reminded her of what hung on...