Saturday, February 27, 2021

Gary Oliver

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Gary Oliver is an accountant who lives in East Lothian.

And you thought Johnson’s roadmap was slow . . .

LAST Monday Boris Johnson presented his roadmap, courtesy of the Sunday drivers at Sage, which charts the slowest imaginable route out of lockdown. Nonetheless,...

Piers pressure from GMB’s preaching presenters

NO television programme has done more to cultivate coronavirus catastrophism than ITV’s Good Morning Britain. Hats off, therefore, to Dominique Samuels, who on Tuesday challenged...

Who’s to blame for hospital Covid infections? Not our sainted NHS!

NOT only is it sacrilegious to criticise ‘Our NHS’, failing to exalt it is also now a heresy. Last week a report by Kristian Niemietz,...

BBC gives Scruton’s odious accuser a platform

I SHOULD have known that watching the BBC News Channel would spoil a relaxing Sunday evening. My blood pressure rose when, instead of Monday’s newspapers being previewed...

Shami trots out the F-word

SINCE Shami Chakrabarti was removed as shadow attorney-general last April, the public has largely been spared her pietistic pronouncements. Alas, the monotonous moraliser resurfaced...

Savvy Sammy, a lone voice in the BBC wilderness

BBC Radio 4 has just broadcast a most unusual edition of Any Questions? The panel of four Westminster MPs actually included one Honourable Member who throughout...

Back to normal by spring? File under I’ll-believe-it-when-it-happens

ON Wednesday a committee of MPs quizzed Sir Patrick Vallance and Professor Chris Whitty during an inquiry titled Coronavirus: lessons learnt. One thing these arch-alarmists certainly...

Mark Steyn on electoral grand larceny

RELEASED in 1992, 10cc’s ‘comeback’ album Meanwhile was a commercial flop, as was the single taken from it, Welcome To Paradise. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6PiaizLLEAM Known only to diehard fans, it was...

The self-importance of being Sonia

On Wednesday, the Telegraph ran the foreboding front-page headline ‘Second wave forecast to be more deadly than first’. https://twitter.com/Telegraph/status/1321209877767868423 TCW’s Will Jones scrutinised the statistics behind this menacing...

The man-blamer’s burden: A weighty wage packet

The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST) is a collective of 25 mainly independent schools throughout England and Wales, which describes itself as a ‘unique...

Ageism against women broadcasters? Turn on the telly, batty Hattie!

IN early 2008, when she was 56, presenter Selina Scott complained that television was failing to feature women of her age: ‘How many women...

Sturgeon the killjoy-in-chief is just getting going

AFTER the SNP’s Margaret Ferrier had been shamed for travelling to and from Westminster while infected with coronavirus, it was revealed that she had...

Keep campaigning in the Lords, Claire

ALTHOUGH Claire Fox is no longer a mouthpiece for the Revolutionary Communist Party, she is still far from being a social conservative. Nonetheless, throughout...

Menaced by Johnson, the phoney libertarian

ADDRESSING the nation on Tuesday evening, Boris Johnson had me cursing after only his second sentence: ‘In less than a year this disease has...

Any waffle? Yes, but the Government’s still clueless about Covid

THE latest edition of BBC Radio 4’s Any Questions? included this puzzler from Paul in Slough: ‘What does the panel understand to be the objective of...

University takes the knee to woke warriors

IF ONLY the University of Edinburgh had established its Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Committee (EDIC) 300 years ago, the undergraduate David Hume might have...

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