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Simon Kelner

Simon Kelner was editor-in-chief of The Independent and Independent on Sunday newspapers from May 1998 to 2008. He now writes a column several times a week for i.

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Plans to close ticket offices show the rail industry's disregard for elderly or disabled people

There is almost nothing I can see to commend the Rail Delivery Group’s course of action

Cricket has a behaviour problem – on and off the field

Daniel Korski denies groping anyone, but we should still ask women if they feel safe at work

Article thumbnail: GLASTONBURY, ENGLAND - JUNE 25: EDITORIAL USE ONLY. Elton John performs on stage during Day 5 of Glastonbury Festival 2023 on June 25, 2023 in Glastonbury, England. (Photo by Kate Green/Getty Images)

Dad dancing, braces and contempt: Partygate video sums up self-satisfaction of political class

The reaction to Charlotte Owen’s House of Lords nomination smacks of sexism