Lord Lawson’s calm, assured leadership was pivotal in securing Brexit
Why will there be no more Carmen Callils?
Why we should speak ill of the dead
Tales of lives lived well, or disgracefully, are always interesting, but what makes a good obit?
Taylor Hawkins is not the only drummer to meet with an early grave
The King of Spin proved himself a custodian of the game long ago, on a summer’s day in Croydon
Intellectual wits like P J O’Rourke are rare birds these days
University Challenge host Bamber Gascoigne was the quintessential Englishman
Ten years on from Hitchens’s death, the past seems more foreign than ever
Tom Sutcliffe’s obituary of composer Stephen Sondheim was ill-judged and vindictive