Charles Moore

Charles Moore was editor of The Spectator 1984 - 1990. He continues to write a weekly column, The Spectator's Notes. You can read extracts of his column here.

My dinner with a glamorous Taiwanese MP

28 October 2023 9:00 am

  Taipei   I arrive here shortly after Taiwan National Day, which is 10 October. The day might seem strangely…

The timeless sophistication of the Beano

14 October 2023 9:00 am

The pattern of Israeli/Palestinian conflicts is always forced by coverage into what people call a ‘narrative arc’. The attacks are…

The Spectator's Notes

7 October 2023 9:00 am

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30 September 2023 9:00 am

The Spectator’s Notes

23 September 2023 9:00 am

In 2014, Rolf Harris was convicted of sexual offences against girls. I wrote in this space that this would have…

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16 September 2023 9:00 am

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9 September 2023 9:00 am

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2 September 2023 9:00 am

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19 August 2023 9:00 am

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12 August 2023 9:00 am

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5 August 2023 9:00 am

Coutts has forgotten what the job of a bank is

29 July 2023 9:00 am

We now have a reluctant apology from Dame Alison Rose, followed by her even more reluctant resignation. Her departure is…

The Spectator’s Notes

22 July 2023 9:00 am

Jane Portal, as she was when she worked for Winston Churchill, died last week, aged 93. Lady Williams of Elvel,…

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15 July 2023 9:00 am

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8 July 2023 9:00 am

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17 June 2023 9:00 am

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10 June 2023 9:00 am

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3 June 2023 9:00 am

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13 May 2023 9:00 am

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29 April 2023 9:00 am

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22 April 2023 9:00 am

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15 April 2023 9:00 am

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8 April 2023 9:00 am