Artillery Row

An enjoyable visual book that acts as a history of aviation

Alexander Larman explains how pantomime went upmarket

A Short History of London is good on architecture but a more sophisticated analysis is needed

Reflecting on a life in a British university

It looks like it was made by artists who don’t like art and chosen by judges who don’t either

A tribute to the late Clive James, by David Herman

Norman Lebrecht on the late, great Mariss Jansons who died on December 1st

The great British opera director Jonathan Miller has died aged 85. Here is one of his last interviews

Andrew Cusack remembers the apotheosis of criticism

Martin Howe QC explains why we need a Restoration of the Constitution Bill