The sound of a barrel being scraped emanated from The Sun newsroom last night. Having ordered hacks to rake through Russell Brand’s finances, the best they could come up with (£) was the fact that his landlord — not Brand — avoids tax. Perhaps they should have looked at their own arrangements. In September, Sun publisher News UK moved […]

It looks as though Labour’s loquacious Keith Vaz may have met his match this morning, when Russell Brand appeared before his Home Affairs Committee. Giving evidence on drug policy as an addict now in recovery, the Essex-born comedian was on sparkling form. Memorable lines include: “I see you’ve incorporated the word ‘briefly’  into the question […]