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Lockdown, at last, is easing in the UK – after over 100 days. So I’m winding up this little series of poetry readings. But if
The 2020 VE day is the 75th. We can’t witness great spectacles and commemoration events because of the virus. Everything is much more low-key, necessarily.
Sacred Treasure A lovely tribute to my late friend Tom Chapman, a Norwich pastor who died after a 10-year battle with a brain tumour Phil
This is history writing at its compelling best. Lynne Olson has beavered away to find an original angle on an oft-told story and does it
I have stood at the very spot where Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie were shot by Gavrilo Princip 100 years ago. And the
So, there’s been seriously long radio-silence from Q in recent weeks. But this is not the result of inactivity. Far from it. Regulars will be
Operation Fortitude was a crucial, bold, almost insane, factor in the success of D-Day in 1944. It was a hugely elaborate hoax, to make the
Thanks to the generosity of some friends, Rachel & I were able to have a few days in their Paris flat last week (and were