The Most Prestigious UK Public Schools

BY HARRIET WARD School league tables are often more reflective of tough entrance criteria than quality of teaching or school prestige. It may well be that many generations of a particular family have attended the same public school and that great-grandson Charlie was accepted into a particular public school because he’s one of a long line even though his IQ is not quite at the … Continue reading The Most Prestigious UK Public Schools

An Open Letter to LBC’s James O’Brien

BY JAMIE FOSTER Dear James, Following the new fashion for writing letters to people unlikely to ever read, understand or be persuaded by them, I address this missive to you. For the benefit of those who may wish to read it and don’t know who you are, I will introduce you. You are the son of a hugely respected Telegraph journalist who made it to … Continue reading An Open Letter to LBC’s James O’Brien