Julie Burchill

Critics hated Julie Burchill’s Brexit play. What does that say about them?

13 October 2018 9:00 am

There is a new book out about the sun — the bright thing in the sky, not the newspaper. It…

Still standing: the Arc de Triomphe

Paris: go while it’s still friendly

2 January 2016 9:00 am

My word, I do like the French! That’s up there with things I thought I’d never say, like ‘Just the…

The uglier the man, the uglier the attitude

22 August 2015 9:00 am

Body dysmorphia, the unfortunate medical condition whereby a perfectly pleasant/slender person believes themselves to be ugly/fat, is a strange and…

Sorry Katie Hopkins, but I’m not dieting. Ever

18 April 2015 9:00 am

I’m a very off-message type of fat broad; one who gladly admits she reached the size she is now solely…

What happened to Julie Burchill on silent retreat

4 April 2015 9:00 am

When I told my friends that I was planning to attend a silent retreat, they all laughed. It’s true that…

The rise of ‘living apart together’ – and why I’ve stopped doing it

17 January 2015 9:00 am

I’ve never lived with a man I didn’t marry: Tweedledee, 1979–1984, and Tweedledum, 1984–1995. (The names have been changed to…

Women on Facebook are too bitchy even for me

20 September 2014 9:00 am

In the heyday of the Hollywood studio system, Louis B. Mayer, head of MGM (‘More stars than there are in…

The joy of less sex

22 March 2014 9:00 am

From the age of 13, when the hormones kicked in, till I left my parents home at the age of…

Douglas Murray’s diary: My gay wedding dance-off with Julie Burchill

27 July 2013 9:00 am

The pilot refuses to get going until everyone is seated and quiet. When we take off there are raucous cheers.…