2 March 2018

How fossil fuels save lives

The Beast from the East would be far more deadly if it wasn't for ‘dirty’ energy.

22 January 2018

The Carillion crisis: PFI isn’t the problem

Obsessing over corporate handouts obscures the bigger debate we need.

15 January 2018

Have a drink – it won’t kill you

Researchers want the alcohol guidelines lowered. Ignore them.

10 January 2018

Hands off our Irn‑Bru

Bring on the backlash against the miserly sugar tax.

8 January 2018

The case against the killjoy state

Christopher Snowdon’s new book slays the new paternalists.

3 January 2018

Let kids eat cake

Public-health quangos seem oblivious to life’s sweet pleasures.

23 November 2017

A safety-first Budget won’t work

Philip Hammond revealed the dire state of the economy – but offered little to fix it.

15 November 2017

No, Big Tobacco is not murdering people

The latest wheeze of anti-smoking zealots is their maddest yet.

16 October 2017

Scotland, like the rest of Britain, needs creative destruction

To revive the economy, we must let zombie companies die.