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Archive for January, 2011

It’s not just the middle being squeezed

Unemployment affects one in ten workers, but rising prices hit all of us

Albania: empty beaches, no tourists, £10 meals

A delightfully quirky country full of surprises

Even the rich and powerful can feel left out in Davos

The Saturday column

Ed Balls will be a disaster for Labour

Like Gordon Brown, he believes he’s superior to almost everyone

No wonder they’ve got a drink problem

Why teenagers should spend more time in the pub

There are lessons for us from Arizona

If people live in a bubble of bias, impartial broadcasters can prick it

Start the world – I want to get on

Feeling like a hedgehog? Me too

Let’s resolve to embrace our flaws

With contentment comes confidence. And if you feel good about yourself, you start to look good