Last month, I wrote a piece for this auspicious publication on the Wittiest Conservatives. And now: Labour conference is here…
Tune in for a sideways look at the people, ideas and events that have shaped the recent news agenda.
Whether it’s Monday mornings or old age, we could all do with a bit of proroguing
From high seas to Hollywood, here’s what to watch this Autumn
The Brexit coup is real. We live in fear over what Boris Johnson will do next.
What to see, eat and drink in the capital this weekend
From a Claire Foy and Matt Smith reunion to a play about First Ladies, there’s much to satisfy London’s theatre goers this Autumn
It gives you the perfect way out of a dull conversation and, besides, who doesn’t look good in teal?
Shorn of their overloads in number 10, the sky’s the limit for a sacked MP
Try the bar that is giving darts a makeover and watch acrobatic street theatre in King’s Cross
Greta’s voyage of sacrifice will teach us the error of our ways
Have a high octane British adventure this summer, from zip wires to hot air balloon rides
Get in the festival spirit at the Notting Hill Carnival or embrace your creative side at Dulwich’s late night gallery opening
More room for pets and the best Tinder photo imaginable are just some of the reasons why it’s better to fly solo in the top job
Whether it’s KFC running out of chicken or a shortage of premier league footballers, no deal hysteria has reached new heights
From Wordsworth to Coleridge, the Lake District comes alive through the lens of its poets
From Rembrandt to Antony Gormley, this Autumn’s art exhibitions do not disappoint
From Anthony Gormley to Maggi Hambling, outdoor sculptures have a habit of entering into our national consciousness.
As Boris Johnson is proving, wit and politics are a winning combination.
From a house and soul party on Regent’s Canal to a new Iranian restaurant in Covent Garden – here’s what’s on in the capital this weekend
Head outdoors for your theatre, cinema and music this summer with our guide to the best open air shows
The former Labour staffer turned stand-up comic opens up about being a political anorak and why he’s bringing Nicola Sturgeon to the Edinburgh Fringe
Rest assured that your hard-earned taxes are being used ethically at Frogmore Cottage
From emojis to ‘like’, It’s high time we all took a leaf out of Rees-Mogg’s expansive style book and brushed up on our own use of language
Forget buying books online – there’s a treasure trove of independent bookshops to explore in the capital