You win some, you lose some.

Boris is out as editor the Spectator (resigned)… …and in as Shadow Higher Education Secretary. Looks like his admission that he voting Cameron out of naked self-interest has done him no harm at all. Suddenly Education Questions in the House may become worth watching although, unlike the Beeb, […]

Publish and Be Damned

Oh dear, it seems the publishing world has got itself in rather a snit over the prospect of Waterstone’s proposed takeover of the Ottakar’s chain, as Simon Jenkins notes here: “Waterstone’s, once “the beautiful place”, was this week referred to the Competition Commission for trying to gobble up […]