Thursday, 11 January 2018

Five Things - 11th January 2018

An eclectic selection of insightful and melancholy articles that particularly appealed to us today. The day I accidentally killed a..

By Freddie Jordan

Friday, 5 January 2018

Five Things - 5th January 2018

We open with a world first – the inaugural review of Michael Wolff’s take-down of the Trump administration. And then..

By Freddie Jordan

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

'The most pervasive kind of cruelty': Artist Ai Weiwei and the global refugee crisis

The seas of southern Europe are a mass grave. This is no secret, nor is it the first time these..

By Freddie Jordan

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Geography matters. Why do we insist on treating it as a joke?

Last year, I made the mistake, like many before me, of setting foot on the island of Lanzarote. In this..

By Freddie Jordan

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Millennial binge drinking: a forgotten problem

Of his Cambridge years, the comedian David Mitchell pertinently concluded ‘I got quite drunk very often and very drunk quite..

By Freddie Jordan

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Film Review: The Snowman

In light of the fact that Scandinavia is both irritatingly perfect and gently uninteresting it has, in recent years, attempted..

By Freddie Jordan

Monday, 2 October 2017

Film Review: mother!

  As I trotted tentatively past the cinema staff on my way into an afternoon screening of Darren Aronofsky’s  ‘mother!’,..

By Freddie Jordan

Monday, 25 September 2017

Ancient London landmark opens its doors to the public

In the shadow of the Barbican’s pugnacious fingers sprawls an ancient oasis – an eclectic copse of weathered stone arches,..

By Freddie Jordan

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Film Review: It

As the first of two planned cinematic chapters in the optimistic quest to adapt Stephen King’s 1000 page ode to..

By Freddie Jordan