James Forsyth and Fraser Nelson

The Sajid Javid manifesto

15 December 2018 9:00 am

There’s an old joke that the most dangerous position in the Tory party is the favourite for the leadership. The…

£350 million for the NHS: How the Brexit bus pledge is coming true

26 May 2018 9:00 am

A fortnight before Philip Hammond delivered his last Budget, the chief executive of the NHS gave a speech making the…

Ruth Davidson on politics, power and a possible move south

16 December 2017 9:00 am

‘You wouldn’t make good spies, would you,’ chuckles Ruth Davidson as she finds us sitting with our backs to the…

Boris Johnson: Yes, I'd debate Cameron. I'd be a wimp if I didn't

14 May 2016 9:00 am

Boris Johnson is nodding along as he reads Karl Marx. To be more precise, he is standing in the Spectator…

'This will take longer than I’d thought' - an interview with David Cameron

12 December 2015 9:00 am

The last time David Cameron sat down with The Spectator for an interview, he was on a train and looking…

‘The wealth gap has been allowed to get too big.’ Ed Miliband? No, Boris Johnson

2 May 2015 9:00 am

Boris Johnson strides into the Uxbridge Conservative Club, asks after the barmaid’s health and sits down beneath a portrait of…

David Cameron: 'I always manage to portray a calm smoothness or something'

25 April 2015 9:00 am

David Cameron is sitting underneath a sign that reads QUIET CARRIAGE, speaking loudly enough to be heard in the next…