Douglas Davis

Resisting low-tech terrorism

‘Gilles de Kerchove, the counter-terrorism chief of Europol, estimates that there are now more than 50,000 jihadists in Europe — half of them in Britain’

The Kaufman Conundrum

"When Gerald Kaufman died, not a tear of sadness touched the cheek of British Jewry"

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"