E&S Comment: Disloyalty will not win Tories voters

Michael Gove has been removed from his role as Education Secretary

As the dust settles on David Cameron’s reshuffle and the removal of Michael Gove as Education Secretary, there are cheers of jubilation from within the teaching unions and shock among large parts of middle England.

No hiding place


Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on the scandal of untaxed cars, a surgical solution to obesity and the truth about knock-out gas.

Top secret breakfast?


Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on the early-warning toaster, a bizarre job title and the de-personing of Rolf Harris.

Dark – or just unlikely?


Blogger of the Year PETER RHODES on Sherlock Holmes, Monica Lewinsky and the sins of an ex-archbishop.

Deep damage of gambling addiction

Most voters think betting machines fuel gambling addictions

Gambling can be as destructive and corrosive as an addiction to alcohol or drugs. While it may not ruin the liver, other organs or show its ravages on the skin, the damage it can do when it gets out of control runs deep.