Richard Heller

November 21, 2018

Hunting for new ambassadors

Richard Heller discusses the Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt’s intention to offer ambassadorships to business leaders as well as career diplomats.
October 7, 2018

A rare chance for House of Lords reform

In return for the lavish privileges bestowed upon them, Richard Heller calls on all Members of the House of Lords to be subject to a stricter rulebook, which includes the mandatory public disclosure of all their outside interests business interests. 
November 21, 2017

Let’s make tax a status symbol

We should follow the Norwegians and publish all tax returns. Doing so will help transform tax payments into a status symbol, says Richard Heller.
July 18, 2017

Prosecute Blair for manslaughter

Richard Heller says it’s time Tony Blair faced prosecution for the common law offence of manslaughter. Doing so, he argues, would restore the principle of accountability in our public life.
June 23, 2017

Tony Blair: The Gloria Swanson Of British Politics

Richard Heller says Tony Blair has now become the Gloria Swanson of British politics, ready for his close-up in a comeback movie nobody wants to make.
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