The Spectator

Society

30 November 2013 9:00 am

Hound

30 November 2013 9:00 am

Is addiction a disease?

28 November 2013 3:00 pm

Yes Trinny Woodall I’m Trinny, I’m an alcoholic and I’m an addict. When asked whether addiction is a disease, I…

Alex Salmond's economic policies would drive an independent Scotland into the ground

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Within the white paper on economic policy in an independent Scotland that was published by Alex Salmond’s government this week…

Portrait of the week

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Home The government announced proposals for the National Health Service, including a law to criminalise wilful neglect by doctors and…

Barometer: How many of today's Ukippers voted Tory in 2010? 

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Brave new words ‘Selfie’ was declared to be Oxford Dictionaries’ ‘word of the year’. It hasn’t, however, yet been added…

Letters

23 November 2013 9:00 am

No middle way Sir: Ask not whether Iran wants to negotiate with us; ask whether we want to negotiate with…

The 2013 Michael Heath Award for cartooning  — shortlist (part I)

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Nine cartoonists are shortlisted for the first ever Michael Heath Award for cartooning. The theme of the contest, sponsored by…

Books and Arts

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Spectator writers' Christmas book choices

23 November 2013 9:00 am

More recommended reading from some of our regular reviewers

‘Relax — it’s ethically sourced.’

Ethical

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘Looks like the tiger came to tea.’

Tiger

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘News from Marathon. But first, a look at some of today’s other top stories.’

Marathon

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘Do we have to have an Old Etonian in charge?’

Etonian

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘Sorry, love, but your looks have begun to fade.’

Newsreader

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘You’ll either be seen by Dr Jekyll or Mr Hyde.’

Emergency

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘What’s the “Steak à la Princess Royal”?’

Horsemeat

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Alice in Winter Wonderland

Tat

23 November 2013 9:00 am

How to film a Kennedy 50th anniversary documentary

Kennedy

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘Watch this one — he likes to hibernate around.’

Hibernate

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Support

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘Can you leave, please, sir. This bar specifically caters for the sad, pathetic and lonely.’

Bar

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Bill Badger’s running for his life, What’s the reason for this strife? They think his cough is dread TB, And so from Nutwood he must flee.

Bill

23 November 2013 9:00 am

‘Jennie, will you please stop comparing me to your first husband?’

Bed

23 November 2013 9:00 am

Teabags

23 November 2013 9:00 am