The Spectator

Portrait of the Week: hate crimes, surprise knighthoods and flaming rickshaws

6 April 2024 9:00 am

Home The Hate Crime and Public Order Act came into effect in Scotland, making it a crime to communicate or…

Britain’s role in ending the slave trade ought to be celebrated

6 April 2024 9:00 am

It was bound to happen sooner or later: a guest on the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow presented an artefact which derived…

How many people sleep rough?

6 April 2024 9:00 am

Ballot points Michael Gove hinted that the general election could be on 14 or 21 November.     Have we had a…

What the royals must learn from Kate’s photo blunder

13 March 2024 9:39 pm

As an object lesson in how to feed conspiracy theorists while trying to see them off, the Princess of Wales’s…