Anthony Browne

The Budget could be an awkward moment for fiscal conservatives

28 February 2021 5:00 pm

There is no getting around the fact that these are awkward times for fiscal conservatives, such as myself. It has…

The EU is stepping up its raid on the city of London

26 February 2021 12:27 am

It is not usual for the Governor of the Bank of England to ask permission to make a statement about…

Britain should now brace itself for a barrage of Brussels red tape

29 December 2020 12:34 am

Should we be worried that the UK didn’t get all that it wanted for financial services in the UK-EU Trade…

Extinction Rebellion's plan for eco-oligarchy

30 August 2020 1:02 am

It is very rare (although not unprecedented) for law breakers to attempt to be law makers. But Extinction Rebellion is…

What Britain should learn from Belgium: history can be reappraised

13 June 2020 9:38 pm

Is it best to erase history, or reappraise history? We haven’t started taking down statues of royalty in Britain yet,…

Corbyn is wrong to say coronavirus proves the need for socialism

27 March 2020 9:04 pm

Jeremy Corbyn’s claim that the Conservative government’s economic response to the coronavirus package shows that his policies were right proves…

Would no-deal Brexit be a disaster? Probably not – and here’s why

13 July 2019 9:00 am

How bad would a no-deal Brexit really be? This is now perhaps the most important question in politics, and the…

Brexit need not tear the Tories apart. Here’s why

13 April 2019 6:00 pm

The political dysfunction in Parliament seems to be rubbing off on much of our commentariat. Many have concluded that the…

17 reasons why we should love Brexit

10 February 2018 9:00 am

‘But what are you going to do with the powers?’ the minister asked, while I negotiated devolution of powers to…