Rich Peppiatt


United Kingdom


Independent on Sunday

Resign! The Art of Quitting With Honour

Total Politics

Comedy of Errors - Humour in Politics

Independent on Sunday

Confessions Of A Red Top Reporter


Outrage over topless Kate photos shows Fleet Street's skewed logic

"When 77% of the country can access the pictures online, we have a duty to those left out to allow them to take part in the national conversation," the Sun opined after printing...


Dawn Neesom at the Leveson inquiry: an editor trapped in the headlights

Watching her Sun rival Dominic Mohan's light basting at Leveson on Monday Daily Star editor Dawn Neesom must have strode into the Royal Courts of Justice filled with...


Britain's freedoms weren't at risk in the Max Mosley case - tabloid editors' were

You can see the headline now: "Shocking sex secrets Europe doesn't want you to know." The Daily Mail snarling at "meddling Euro judges", The Sun claiming Max Mosley had left...


A green light for the redtops

It is an interesting quirk of the English legal system that you can't libel the dead. Very handy if you're a tabloid news editor, at say, the Sun, and you publish an article...

Independent on Sunday

Women & Islam - the rise & rise of the convert