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television
May 21, 2015
Penny Dreadful is a sublime reimagining of Victorian pulp fiction horror stories
May 14, 2015
In praise of a history documentary with an important cause at its heart
March 12, 2015
I'd love to see the political leaders woo us as the lights slowly go out
December 11, 2014
Curb Your Enthusiasm is still the best television comedy of this century
April 04, 2013
A new book gives an eye-opening account of the history of servants in Britain
November 10, 2011
Is good oratory absolutely crucial or is it low down on the list of sought after priestly qualities?
November 10, 2011
Cardinal Ravasi says priests should use dramatic stories and imagery from the Bible to add colour to their homilies
September 19, 2011
In it we watch the only aristocrats on earth who seemingly never care about money