Culture2018-12-21T20:00:30+00:00

Sir Roger Scruton and the New Left: His Excellent Insight and a Reader’s Thoughts

The following is an excerpt of an article by Bradley Goodwin. This features in our fifth print issue, available now. Find out how to get your own copy of the issue here. ~ ~ ~ If there is anything of which the conservative [...]

By |September 16th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

What A Carry On!… The Supposed Revival of a Bygone Series

The following is an excerpt of an article by Matthew Bruce. This features in our fifth print issue, available from the 15th September. Find out how to get your own copy of the issue here. ~ ~ ~ It was a great surprise [...]

By |September 8th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Phoenix From the Ashes: How the Great Fire of London Sparked an Architectural Revolution

The following is an excerpt of an article by Jake Scott. This features in our fifth print issue, available from the 15th September. Find out how to get your own copy of the issue here. ~ ~ ~ Significantly, none of the plans [...]

By |September 6th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Shocking Truth About Online Data-ing: A review of The Great Hack

It goes without saying that we are all living in an age of technological revolution, a process which even the most adept of us cannot really understand. This harsh truth is confirmed by Karim Amer and Jehane Noujaim’s new Netflix [...]

By |August 20th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , |0 Comments

Some Hope for Classical Music?

We conservatives moan rather a lot. I don't need to provide any examples; just scroll down our homepage! Some news from last week, however, produced a slight grin on my otherwise downwards face. The weekly audience of the radio station [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Cult of Ugliness Rears its Head Again

The new railway station at the university of Birmingham would fit right in at Legoland. Blocky, hard and aggressively simple, one would be forgiven for thinking it is an A-level architecture student’s first attempt at three-dimensional drawing but, unfortunately, this [...]

By |August 5th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Importance of Tradition: The Ritual, the Symbol, the Myth

Our lives are made up of little moments of meaning: from our morning routines to our good-luck charms, we wrap ourselves in a world we construct to feel a degree of control over; but beyond the basic utility of certain [...]

By |July 26th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , |2 Comments

BOOK REVIEW | Paul Oakley’s ‘No One Likes Us, We Don’t Care: a UKIP Brexit memoir’

Ewan Gillings reviews Paul Oakley's new book 'No One Likes Us, We Don't Care'.

By |July 17th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

FILM REVIEW | John Wick 3: Parabellum (2019)

Hurtling through the astonishingly violent John Wick 3: Parabellum, the third installment of Chad Stahelski’s successful series starring Keanu Reeves as the titular character, I was confused as to whether I was watching a movie or whether I was in some sort of VR video game walkthrough, so immersive was the experience.