surinenglish

17:12

A world without restaurant awards

The silence from several famous restaurant guides that used to be household names has been deafening of late

ANDREW J. LINN

17:10

THE EURO ZONE

Double-jabbed

Spain's tax authorities are going to extraordinary lengths in their investigations into the finances of emeritus king Juan Carlos

MARK NAYLER

17:08

THE MUSIC MAKER

Forever wrong

All of the most successful business people I've ever met have had two things in common: they worked very hard and they were lucky to a greater or lesser extent

PETER EDGERTON WWW.E-PETER.COM

10:48

THE EURO ZONE

A show of support?

Covid-induced restrictions resulted in a neutered Diada last year, with several separate events attended by a total of around 60,000 people

Mark Nayler

10:44

Is clean natural?

We should not confuse 'natural' wine with 'clean' wine, the new trend, although there are no official requirements for either

ANDREW J. LINN

10:36

THE MUSIC MAKER

Food forethought

Just when we thought the world of gastronomy couldn't get any more absurdly self-indulgent, somebody somewhere has come up with a beauty

Peter Edgerton

17:57

THE MUSIC MAKER

Watts not to like

If you want a quintessential example of what made Charlie Watts an extraordinarily fine drummer, you only have to listen to the opening bars of Beast Of Burden

PETER EDGERTON WWW.E-PETER.COM

13:27

Nazis on the Costa del Sol

A recently published book adds further evidence of Franco's Spanish government's collaboration with the Nazi regime during World War II and also after 1945

Wayne Jamison

13:16

THE EURO ZONE

The final judgement

The underlying criticism is that Spain's Supreme Court, far from being an independent body that metes out justice impartially and disinterestedly, has become a politicised extension of the executive

MARK NAYLER

20:53

A LOOK AT LA LIGA

Post-Messi period in La Liga

We'd all like to witness Messi's majestic skills week in and week out in a Barcelona shirt, but it was impossible to keep him

ROB PALMER COMMENTATOR, SKY SPORTS

17:23

THE MUSIC MAKER

Just one more thing

If only I'd known that in 1981, my family might still be speaking to me

PETER EDGERTON WWW.E-PETER.COM

12:31

THE EURO ZONE

Untouchable

As far as his adoring public is concerned, Juan Carlos can do no wrong

Mark Nayler

12:28

THE MUSIC MAKER

Those medalling kids

Mr. Callaghan's front gate always proved the most difficult obstacle to negotiate

Peter Edgerton