Richard Askwith

Richard Askwith, former Executive Editor of The Independent, is an award-winning author of seven books, on subjects including politics, fell-running and the forgotten Czech sporting hero Lata Brandisov√°.

@richardaskwith

Richard Askwith, former Executive Editor of The Independent, is an award-winning author of seven books, on subjects including politics, fell-running and the forgotten Czech sporting hero Lata Brandisov√°.

Can the Olympics relight its fire?

Richard Askwith

03 Apr 2020

Don’t ask voters how to solve climate change

Richard Askwith

24 Jan 2020

Bring on the People’s Peers

Richard Askwith

18 Mar 2019