Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell’s new book is predictable stuff

Press officers and PRs are corrupting public life. Journalists must lead a revolt against this pestilential trade

We were obsessed — but what did Baghdad bloggers think of the Chilcot Inquiry?

The other night I saw Dinner with Portillo -a show whose conceit of filming members of the chattering classes eating lukewarm food and regurgitating received opinions I can assert with confidence would never occur to any commissioning editor from any other country on the planet.