Lisa Haseldine

Struggling Brits need help, not free theatre tickets

29 July 2022 7:58 pm

Lurking in the background of the Tory leadership contest, the cost of living crisis rumbles on. With Autumn round the…

Are rail strikes the start of a summer of discontent?

21 June 2022 5:50 pm

This morning, the UK woke up to the largest rail strike in thirty years. As many as 50,000 workers are…

How Russia's press covered the death sentence of two British fighters

10 June 2022 3:23 am

Two Brits and a Moroccan national captured while fighting for Ukraine have been sentenced to death by a court in…

What’s going on with the Russian economy?

2 June 2022 10:17 pm

The Russian economy is headed for its deepest recession since 1991. That’s the British government’s latest assessment of whether sanctions…

Why the Russia media thinks Britain is on the verge of cannibalism

27 May 2022 4:00 pm

Russian disinformation has reached new levels of absurdity. According to the pro-Kremlin media, the UK is on the verge of…

What Russians are really being told about war in Ukraine

17 March 2022 9:16 pm

‘They are lying to you here,’ declared the placard held aloft by the journalist who stormed the set of one of…

A war 'crime': How the Russian press covered the invasion of Ukraine

25 February 2022 7:45 pm

What do Russians make of Putin’s invasion of Ukraine? The violence has been condemned around the world, and it seems that…