David Oldroyd-Bolt, Author at Catholic Herald

David Oldroyd-Bolt

Down with ‘Christmas songs’

The past two weeks have been a more than usually musical fortnight. It began with the world premiere of Michael Maxwell Steer’s Romantic Variations...

In memoriam: Claus von Bülow

Claus von Bülow, the Catholic Herald’s former theatre critic, has died aged 92. He made his debut on our books pages in 1998, with...

Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan

Asia Bibi, the Christian mother-of-four who spent eight years awaiting execution for blasphemy, has left Pakistan and joined her children in Canada. Although the...

Sir Roger and the clash of cultures

I went last weekend to the inaugural Buckingham History Festival. It was held by the University of Buckingham, under the aegis of its vice-chancellor,...

Down with ‘Christmas songs’

The past two weeks have been a more than usually musical fortnight. It began with the world premiere of Michael Maxwell Steer’s Romantic Variations...

In memoriam: Claus von Bülow

Claus von Bülow, the Catholic Herald’s former theatre critic, has died aged 92. He made his debut on our books pages in 1998, with...

Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan

Asia Bibi, the Christian mother-of-four who spent eight years awaiting execution for blasphemy, has left Pakistan and joined her children in Canada. Although the...

Sir Roger and the clash of cultures

I went last weekend to the inaugural Buckingham History Festival. It was held by the University of Buckingham, under the aegis of its vice-chancellor,...