How Britain Ends – English Nationalism and the rebirth of Four Nations. Gavin Esler calls for a radical revision of the British constitution.
Stories of general interest to the whole of the UK
My dog was stolen, recovered miraculously after 18 months, but he went on his final journey last week. Dog owners beware of theft.
In a toxic world young people struggle. It is not their personal problems they are despairing about: it is the problem of humanity itself.
After the war, in which we were on the side that fought against fascism: “England would never condone any form of fascism” I often heard said.
The first Covid survivor I met left me in a shock. The horrible illness left lots of marks Peter will carry for the rest of his life.
Folkestone-based Writing Group Write by the Sea (set up in 2018 by Karen Marwood) continued to meet by zoom during lockdown
Is this island story of a lone lighthouse-keeper off the coast of an unspecified African country applicable to populism in other countries?
Reform of the planning system to involve communities, e.g. the members of the Community Planning Alliance, asks Mark Brophy
The Planning Bill seeks to decrease the time that it takes for developments to go through the planning system delivering the homes we need
Planning system as it stands is not perfect. It is rightly slow because decisions about land use must involve communities.