Save the Bar

In today’s Law Society Gazette, I uncover a passionate rearguard action by a former chairman of the Bar to protect his branch of the profession from the forthcoming Big Bang.

An autumn note

“For many, the end of this uneasy year cannot come quickly enough”

An ordinary killing

Ian Cobain’s book uses the killing of Millar McAllister to paint a meticulous portrait of the Troubles

Greater—not wiser

John Mullan elucidates the genius of Charles Dickens