ewly appointed Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Nadine Dorries leaves 10 Downing Street as British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is conducting a reshuffle of his top ministerial team

In defence of Nadine Dorries

The new Secretary for Culture has received criticism for appearing on I’m A Celeb in 2012, but what is more cultural than reality television?

the word commonplace

Wordwatch: Commonplace

This week’s wordwatch looks at the use of “commonplace” and how it has evolved from denoting something exceptional to mean something trivial.

Lord Mountbatten

What To Watch This Week

From The Murder of Lord Mountbatten to Inside Culture with Mary Beard, here is the Reaction guide on what to watch this week.

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