A loner’s guide to travelling

I’ve been travelling by myself for years now but it wasn’t always easy. I’m what my friends and family call me, navigationally inept. There...

Croatia knock plucky England out of World Cup

England are out of the World Cup following a 2-1 defeat by Croatia. Kieran Trippier’s direct free-kick put a strong Three Lions ahead early, but...

Bike-sharing company Ofo to pull its bikes out of Norwich

After nine months of running in Norwich, the bicycle sharing company Ofo has decided to remove its fleet of 1,000 yellow bicycles from the...

Three Lions, American Idiot and the reinvention of the past

If I had been told in early June that there would be a race for the number 1 spot in the charts between Three...

The Handmaid’s Tale – a necessary if harrowing watch…

After having read Fiona Sturges’ article for The Guardian on why she’s stopped watching The Handmaid’s Tale and having spoken to friends who found...

Venue reviews: TAG

For all the superficiality promised by its premise, TAG delivers just the sort of overblown idiocy you might ask of a summer blockbuster. Like...