Don’t meddle with the doughty Express

Political theatre worthy of a Gilbert and Sullivan operetta. Sky News political editor Faisal Islam stands outside 10 Downing Street speculating on an important Cabinet meeting, when Jacob Rees-Mogg appears, holding a large box....

Reader’s comment: After Fake News, Fake Comedy

In response to Nick Booth: Mash of the Day: Left-wingers, own goals, missed chances – everything but a decent joke, Richie P wrote: The BBC's mastered the art of Fake News and now it's just...

Reader’s comment: Symptom of a sick society

In response to Neil McKeganey: Drug abuse is a crime issue, not a health issue, tiger wrote: As a pharmacist of many years experience I shudder at the prospect of liberal drug policy. First off, all...

Who do you think you’d be killing, Hitler Hitman?

A group of hitmen go back in time to kill Hitler, in a bid to stop Brexit, create equal pay for newsreaders and keep Nick Clegg in the House of Lords. But how will...

Ignore the biased BBC – fracking is the future

Backed by Greenpeace, the BBC is continuing to mount a one-sided crusade against shale gas development. In a report on the radio four Six O’Clock News of February 12, at (10:34 seconds in )...

The Tale of the Bear and the Rabbit

Only with great reluctance was I dragged by my wife and mother to see Paddington 2. I can usually rely upon my wife to borrow someone else’s children to accompany her on such occasions,...

Reader’s comment: Shamed by the Sally Army

In response to David Keighley: Leftist, anti-British, anti-capitalist and corrupt – why is Oxfam getting millions from a Tory government?, Malcolm Marchesi wrote: I, in common with many other people, gave up donating to Oxfam...

Reader’s comment: After Fake News, Fake Comedy

In response to Nick Booth: Mash of the Day: Left-wingers, own goals, missed chances – everything but a decent joke, Richie P wrote: The BBC's mastered the art of Fake News and now it's just...

Goodwill is all that’s needed to solve the Irish border ‘problem’

Is the Irish border really the unsolvable Brexit problem the EU Commission would have us believe? It keeps coming up, on Any Questions, Question Time, Daily Politics and so on. It is presented, especially by...

Part-time work, full-time happiness

In response to Kathy Gyngell: Stealing motherhood, Groan wrote: As Simone de Beauvoir said all those years ago, the problem for a Marxist feminist is that if women are allowed the choice of spending time...