Free Speech and the Family Courts

My column in the Law Society Gazette this week is mainly about the government’s plans to allow press reporting of the family courts. Ministers have seen off an amendment, supported by the judges, that would have deferred reports until judgment was delivered. But I am not convinced we shall be better off as a result.

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"