Patrick O'Flynn

Patrick O'Flynn is a political commentator. He was a Member of the European Parliament 2014-19 and previously Political Editor of the Daily Express.

Why it’s time for Auntie to say goodnight

If black lives really are to matter, we need stronger action against knife crime

Is there any reason to doubt Boris Johnson has at least one more miraculous recovery up his sleeve?

Spare us the spectacle of incredible claims to reform criminal drug-users by showering them with more public sector love

The Prime Minister prepares to lay down his friends for his life

Certain crimes are dominated by certain people

It is the issue that most concerns his supporters

Mandating vaccination by criminal sanction may sound draconian, but then again Austria has historic form for this sort of thing

Brexit fallout sees France going into decline, while Britain exploits its new-found freedoms

Expect still more celebrities to join Joanna Lumley in tying their personal brands to the most radical environmental demands