Stephen Hawking was always late and had a VERY full love life, memoir by a close friend reveals

BOOK OF THE WEEK  Stephen Hawking: A Memoir Of Friendship And Physics by Leonard Mlodinow (Allen Lane £20, 240pp)  The chances are, if you happened to ask a passer-by to name a theoretical physicist who had achieved global renown since Einstein died, you’d hear the name Stephen Hawking. But ask them exactly what Stephen Hawking did, … Read more Stephen Hawking was always late and had a VERY full love life, memoir by a close friend reveals

STEPHEN GLOVER: We know the risks of Covid-19… so why do ministers still treat us like children?

Are we heading for a second wave of Covid-19 as gruelling as the first? Not according to unidentified government officials quoted in yesterday’s Mail.  During an off-the-record briefing in which comments weren’t attributed to individuals, experts suggested the second wave won’t be nearly as bad as the first. This is not a view openly expressed … Read more STEPHEN GLOVER: We know the risks of Covid-19… so why do ministers still treat us like children?

STEPHEN GLOVER: Boris Johnson wants us to think Brexit is done. If only! 

Brexit is over. It has all been sorted out. It is ‘a historical event’ that ‘took place on January 31, 2020’. So declares a leaked, confidential Brexit ‘lexicon’ approved by No.10 and issued to ministers to make sure they are all singing off the same hymn sheet. If only it were true! But, alas, it … Read more STEPHEN GLOVER: Boris Johnson wants us to think Brexit is done. If only! 

STEPHEN GLOVER: Boris Johnson wants us to think Brexit is done. If only! 

Brexit is over. It has all been sorted out. It is ‘a historical event’ that ‘took place on January 31, 2020’. So declares a leaked, confidential Brexit ‘lexicon’ approved by No.10 and issued to ministers to make sure they are all singing off the same hymn sheet. If only it were true! But, alas, it … Read more STEPHEN GLOVER: Boris Johnson wants us to think Brexit is done. If only! 

Witness to Stephen Lawrence’s murder reveals the horror she saw

All these years on, Alexandra Marie is still tortured by what happened that fateful evening when she was joined by two young men at a bus stop in Eltham, South-East London. It was April 22, 1993. Though it was dark and she was some distance from home, she didn’t feel threatened. The men were carefree, … Read more Witness to Stephen Lawrence’s murder reveals the horror she saw

Witness to Stephen Lawrence’s murder reveals the horror she saw

All these years on, Alexandra Marie is still tortured by what happened that fateful evening when she was joined by two young men at a bus stop in Eltham, South-East London. It was April 22, 1993. Though it was dark and she was some distance from home, she didn’t feel threatened. The men were carefree, … Read more Witness to Stephen Lawrence’s murder reveals the horror she saw

STEPHEN GLOVER: Be warned, Boris – if you trash the UK’s reputation, you’ll destroy your own, too 

Bear in mind with what follows that I voted Brexit in 2016, and for Boris Johnson and the Tories last December. I long for the moment that Britain truly leaves the EU. With that said, let me express my shock that Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis should have told the Commons on Tuesday that the … Read more STEPHEN GLOVER: Be warned, Boris – if you trash the UK’s reputation, you’ll destroy your own, too 

STEPHEN GLOVER: How to beat the eco warrior bullies? Apply the law! 

For those who remember militant trade unionists laying siege to newspaper offices in the 1980s, the scenes outside printing plants in Hertfordshire and on Merseyside on Friday night and Saturday morning brought back bad memories. Only this time it wasn’t trade unions stifling a free Press by blocking the distribution of newspapers.  The culprits were … Read more STEPHEN GLOVER: How to beat the eco warrior bullies? Apply the law! 

Mel B’s ex Stephen Belafonte holds mocktail party for their daughter Madison’s 9th birthday in LA

They’re locked in a bitter custody battle over their daughter.  And on Saturday, Melanie Brown’s ex Stephen Belafonte, 45, doted on their daughter Madison as he held a girly mocktail party for her 9th birthday at the Sugar Factory in LA, California. The youngster – who spent lockdown with her father – celebrated with her friends, … Read more Mel B’s ex Stephen Belafonte holds mocktail party for their daughter Madison’s 9th birthday in LA

Chief Secretary to Treasury Stephen Barclay says employees SHOULD return to offices next week

Chief Secretary to Treasury Stephen Barclay says employees SHOULD return to offices next week amid conflicting messages from ministers as ‘government advertising campaign to get millions back their desk is set to be ditched’ Mr Barclay said Government was ‘keen’ for people to stop working from home The comments followed conflicting signals on the issue … Read more Chief Secretary to Treasury Stephen Barclay says employees SHOULD return to offices next week