Sunday, January 19, 2020

Caroline Farrow: Montague flirts with her marriage-denying Oxford professor. Have they never heard of the Wedding of Cana?

The BBC’s ban on commercial adverts obviously doesn’t extend to plugs for its own output and so listeners to Monday’s BBC Radio 4’s Today...

Paul T Horgan: Want to slay Salmond’s tartan dragon? Want to preserve the UK? Vote Conservative

Labour's apparent collapse in support in Scotland, fuelled by the bitter revanchism of defeated nationalists in last year's Scottish independence referendum, means that they...

Villain of the Day: Tony Blair

Tony Blair has launched a full broadside at David Cameron over Europe. But no, not because Dave won’t countenance leaving. But because a referendum...

Nick Wood’s Campaign Commentary: The Humpty Dumpty election. Both leaders have fallen off the wall

This is a Humpty Dumpty election. Blue Humpty fell off the wall some years ago after getting carried away by thoughts of hugging hoodies...

Hero of the Day: Donna Edmunds

Donna Edmunds, who will replace Nigel Farage as a Ukip MEP if he is elected in May, has taken to the comment board of this...

Candidate of the Day: Graham Brady

The highly respected Chairman of the 1922, Graham Brady has a healthy 11,595 majority in Altrincham and Sale West so unless something devastating happens,...

Reader’s Comment of the Day: Cameron insults his base vote then implores it to return at the eleventh hour

In response to TCW Manifesto: Back marriage, restore grammar schools and quit the EU, Kingbingo wrote: A thoroughly sensible set of policies. The only one...

Mark Ellse: Telegraph columnist Gordon trumpets her contempt for traditional families. Just happens she is married

It is a mistake to react too much to articles within newspapers. Much comment is provocative and conservative newspapers have always given space to...

Chris McGovern: NUT zeal for promoting gay rights in school tramples over the rights of others

The National Union of Teachers wants all schools actively to promote gay marriage and for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual (LGBT) rights to permeate...

Kathy Gyngell: They don’t just kiss babies. They kiss their own babies

It’s toe-curling enough when politicians wheel out their wives to win votes. When they shove their babes in arms into the public glare it’s...