Niall Gooch

Niall Gooch is a public sector worker and occasional writer who lives in Kent. Follow him at @niall_gooch

A cultural legacy depends on far more than passing enthusiasm

Should the Church of England regret the promotion of Christianity?

Sometimes a place should be allowed to decline

British police are no longer up to grappling with wrong’uns

Golliwogs are racially offensive, but are a matter for public morals, not the police

Some things are more important than the line going up

Minds, like libraries, should be well-stocked

Why Charles should speak his mind

We need more classical music in public spaces

Why doesn’t British legislation protect free speech?