Paul Dacre

This Brash, Pro-EU Newspaper Is Borrowing From The Daily Mail's Playbook

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.04.2017 | UK

The New European wasn’t meant to last. As Article 50 is triggered, the pro-Remain paper shows no signs of stopping. Editor Matt Kelly talks about ho...

Paul Dacre's Wikipedia Hijacked After Outrage Over Mail's 'Legs-It!' Front Page

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre today had his Wikipedia entry hacked in an apparent response to the paper’s controversial ‘Legs-it!’ front page. Da...

The Waugh Zone February 1, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday, February 1… 1) 50 WAYS TO LEAVE A BROTHER The historic The EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill...

David Cameron 'Tried To Get Daily Mail Editor Sacked' Over Brexit

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK

David Cameron attempted to have the editor of the Daily Mail sacked during the EU referendum, BBC Newsnight has reported. The former prime minister is...

We Will Never Forget, Brexiteers!

Nick Taussig | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Politics
Nick Taussig

Gove, Farage, Johnson, Duncan Smith, Murdoch, Dacre and other Brexiteers... I will not forget the consequences of your actions, my sons will not forget, other sick children will not forget, and their parents will not forget. I hope you realise in time what you have done.

£30K Pledge To Hire Paparazzo To Follow Daily Mail Editor For A Year

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK

Social media users are pledging a salary of £30,000 a year for a paparazzi photographer to follow Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre for a year, and publis...

Why is Everyone Talking Rubbish About 'Europe'?

Sam Fowles | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Politics
Sam Fowles

I'm trying really hard to remember a time when we could go a whole week without having to have a national moan about "Europe"*. I mean I get it, I really do. All that great food, fantastic culture and nice weather. Not to mention Germany and France's positively infuriating collective predilection for paying people properly and according them proper employment rights.

Daily Mail Editor Paul Dacre Was Paid HOW Much?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre earned £1.8 million last year and secured an inflation-busting 5% pay rise, according to the latest annual report of th...

The Most Unbelievable Media Meltdowns Of 2013

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK

We've all lost it with the racist aunt who thinks the Muslims are taking over the BBC, or with the guy slurring at the other end of the pub about "gay...

Dacre Sells Out At The Daily Mail

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre has sold his remaining shares in the newspaper's parent company Daily Mail & General Trust for £347,564. News of the...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: 'We Messed Up'

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Wednesday 13 November 2013... 1) 'WE MESSED UP' The Daily Mail has gleefully splashed on comments made by Ja...

Alastair Campbell Attacks Dacre And Murdoch

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK

The era in which British newspapers are dominated by barons such as Paul Dacre and Rupert Murdoch is coming to an end, according to former Downing Str...

Saving Gary McKinnon: One Year on With Janis Sharp

Victoria Sadler | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Victoria Sadler

October 16 2013 marked the one year anniversary of Theresa May's statement to the House of Commons confirming that the UK would not be extraditing Gary McKinnon on charges of hacking to the United States as "a decision to extradite would be incompatible with McKinnon's human rights." One year later and the woman who led that campaign for ten years - Janis Sharp, Gary McKinnon's mother - is sat in front of me smiling a very broad smile. "It's relief, just relief."

Where's Dacre? Is the Daily Mail's Power Without Responsibility?

Will Porter | Posted 14.12.2013 | UK
Will Porter

The Daily Mail's editor Paul Dacre has finally broken his silence over the Ralph Miliband debacle. Or rather, he has pushed a thousand word ramble under the toilet door that he has been hiding behind for the last fortnight.

The Guardian vs The Mail vs The BBC

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK

The bitter war of words between the Mail and the Guardian over press freedom, morality and secrecy has seen the BBC sucked into the debate, with the M...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Ban The Van

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Tuesday 9 October 2013... 1) BAN THE VAN Another blow for #racistvan. From the Huffington Post: "The Home...

Cooking With Paul Dacre

Colin McQuistan | Posted 06.12.2013 | UK Comedy
Colin McQuistan

What to cook for someone as notoriously picky (this is what I've heard anyway, might not be true) as Paul? Looking for inspiration I head over to my professional chef's fridge and take a look inside.

Press Regulation is the Greatest Threat to Purveyors of Poison

Will Black | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Will Black

As we await the Privy Council's announcement on press regulation, one might expect tabloid editors and proprietors to keep a low profile and try to keep wraps on their more extremist views.

The 'Line of Decency' Is Just a Dot in the Distance for the Daily Mail

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Kieran Turner-Dave

By accusing the Labour Party leader's deceased father of having "hated Britain", and subsequently invading the memorial service for Ed Miliband's late uncle, The Mail has incurred outrage from all sides of British politics...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Miliband Waits For Dacre's Apology

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Friday 4 October 2013... 1) MILIBAND WAITS FOR DACRE'S APOLOGY The Mili-Mail war ramps up - Miliband yesterd...

Ed Miliband Attacks Newsroom Culture

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK

Ed Miliband has claimed the Daily Mail's attack on his father and the Mail on Sunday's gatecrashing of a private family memorial service for his uncle...

Quentin Letts Defends Ralph Miliband Article On Question Time

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Politics

Viscount Rothermere, the owner of Associated Newspapers, has apologised to Ed Miliband for the Mail on Sunday's action in sneaking a reporter into the...

Ed Miliband Calls For Internal Daily Mail Inquiry Into 'Culture And Practises'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK Politics

UPDATE: The chairman of the Daily Mail and General Trust has apologised to Ed Miliband after a reporter turned up uninvited at a family memorial servi...

'Want To Advertise In The Daily Mail?' This Is The Best Response EVER

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

This could be a smackdown that really hits the Daily Mail where it hurts - their bank balance. Conservative councillor Nigel Fletcher received an e...

Campbell: I Was Never As Bad As The Mail

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Alastair Campbell has defended his career as a journalist, insisting he did not descend to the "cultural and moral depravity" of which he is accusing ...