Dan Hannan has been dropped as a leader writer and will now only "be doing occasional articles".
Dan is not the first of the feature writers to leave the paper
Craig Brown, AN Wilson and Iain Dale have all just got the chop in what the paper's insiders are claiming is all about economics rather than editorial tone. The "business model" is changing one source tells Guido. If you lose the paper's character and spirit, you will lose readers.