Kate Andrews

Can Boris Johnson now afford to scrap the National Insurance rise?

27 January 2022 3:00 am

After promising not to raise National Insurance in the 2019 manifesto, the Tories are preparing to do just that in…

Britain’s cost of living crisis worsens

20 January 2022 3:24 am

If Boris Johnson manages to cling on to his job, he’ll have much more than the parties of lockdowns past…

My strange encounter with foot fetishists

15 January 2022 9:00 am

My strange encounter with the foot fetishists

Covid has made America more divided than ever

8 January 2022 10:40 pm

I knew when I boarded the plane home to America on Boxing Day that I was heading to an unhappy…

Get ready to start paying the cost of Covid

8 January 2022 1:40 am

Forget the desirability (or lack thereof) of tax hikes: can Britain survive them? That’s the economic question that kicked off…