All political careers end in failure

My column in today’s Law Society Gazette explains how the careers of two former Labour MPs came to an end at different courts within the course of an hour last Friday.

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