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Former Fleet Street editor Peter Preston has died, aged 79. MICHAEL WHITE pays tribute to an ex-colleague and pro-European ‘ultra’

Britain desperately needs leadership and vision and the post-war, reforming Prime Minister Clement Attlee should be the inspiration.

The attacks in Cologne on New Year’s Eve two years ago had a profound effect in Germany... as well as the UK, says GAVIN FEARNLEY.

There could be more frustration in store for Brenda from Bristol in 2018 with the possibility of another snap general election against the background of turmoil of Brexit.

Remainers are still waiting for evidence of the cunning traps Labour were going to set for the government during this process, writes one reader.

Brexit head banger Boris Johnson has suffered a bruising day at Tory Party conference as calls to sack him grow.

Mancunian musician Mark Reeder arrived in Berlin in 1979 and never looked back.

Another day, another death, another chance to reflect with old Fleet Street colleagues that “we only ever seem to meet up at funerals”.

Safe choices and repetition have put lampooning comedy on its knees

Even without the complications of Brexit, Britain’s economy is in serious peril. But with attention elsewhere, is anyone in power actually listening?

Steve Coogan discusses buttonholing his illuminati mates at posh parties and quitting the booze

Britain’s funniest politico Steve Coogan talks Corbyn, Grenfell and how Alan Partridge is a rabid Hard Brexiteer.

Plot gossip: Leaky lips in the Tory party and a look at the world beyond Brexit sniping

In era of Trump, Brexit and social media, it is harder than ever for children to avoid politics. Is that a good thing?

British broadcasting’s big hitter who is still awaiting his rightful BBC inheritance.

The only thing that might restore our standing is a leader who is prepared to say what needs to be done – changing our mind on Brexit – and then leading the country through that process.

After the tower block disaster the mask has once again fallen for embattled Prime Minister

We asked an expert on its use in Northern Ireland in the 1970s.

This has been a dreadful campaign, as shallow and mean-spirited in its way as the Brexit campaign last summer, its proximate cause.

Overshadowed by the tragedy in Syria, the Arabian Peninsular and Horn of Africa is the second front in the geo-political clash between Saudi Arabia and Iran

ISIS is failing and will soon be driven out of its heartlands. But those who wish to fight on will form new groups and pose new danger

Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed that “violence must never be allowed to disrupt the democratic process” in the wake of another devastating terror attack.

We pick the most wrong and unstable Leavers of the week

All profits to the victims’ charity

Starve of attention those who can’t keep their mouths shut

A culinary icon of Jewish delis, there are more bagel bakers in London than you may think - we track down where to find a proper bagel in the capital

As Britain sends troops on to the streets it joins other European countries living under a state of emergency – but does the military and intelligence service response work to counter terrorism.

Governments and societies are going to have to find the right actions and the right attitudes to stop jihadists from succeeding

A sombre and serious Jeremy Corbyn has vowed to be “strong against terrorism” in a controversial speech where he also blamed British interventions abroad for raising the threat level.

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