Motown Night

After the success of last year’s Motown Night, we are pleased to say it’s back again. For those of you who missed it last time, this will be a night of dancing to Tamala Motown hits (and the odd rarity) spun […]

Joan Bakewell on Peers & Piers

Joan Bakewell

Joan Bakewell, Baroness Bakewell of Stockport, is at 82 still fully involved in socialist politics. A few years ago Harriet Harman asked her to help with the equalities bill by being ‘the voice of older people’. “It was an unofficial […]

Keeping Track: Primrose Hill and the railway

Primrose Hill is intimately associated with the mainline railway which defines its northern and eastern borders. The first intercity railway of any length, the London and Birmingham (L&BR), skirted the northern flank of Primrose Hill, obliged by the landowner, Eton […]