Magna Carta

Today marks the 802nd anniversary of the Magna Carta, a monumental moment in British history and a document that still retains its relevance to this day.  The excesses and abuses of the monarchy were curtailed by this document, which demanded the acknowledgement of the rights of the English nobility. “To no one will we sell, … More Magna Carta

On The Beaches and The Landing Grounds: June 6th, 1944

In parliament some years before, Prime Minster Winston Churchill boldly proclaimed that “we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields, and in the streets”, and on June 6th 1944, this came to fruition. The scenic beaches of Normandy would host the largest seaborne invasion force … More On The Beaches and The Landing Grounds: June 6th, 1944

Land of Hope and Glory: Vikings and Saxon England

A storm is brewing in the North. Whispers of unbeatable, giant like men. Painted skin with long braided hair wielding sword and axe and shield. Creatures that no good Christian can bear to imagine. Could these men really exist? Are they simply horror stories to embolden our hearts and solidify our faith in God? They are … More Land of Hope and Glory: Vikings and Saxon England

The Nasty Party MkII

It’s short story time folks so buckle up and let’s delve into a dystopian world in which violence against animals is fully endorsed by the British Prime Minister. One where human life is categorised as ‘low value’ and ‘high value’ and where the working class mindlessly dig their own graves with ballot papers. Sounds horrible, … More The Nasty Party MkII

Amritsar Massacre: The Bloody Legacy of British Rule

Britain’s legacy in India is one of bloodshed, division and contempt. Some would say that Britain paved the way to developing a region bogged in centuries of stagnation and creating earth’s largest democracy. However this is far from the reality of our time in the region. Today marks the 98th anniversary of the Amritsar Massacre, … More Amritsar Massacre: The Bloody Legacy of British Rule

Sadiq Khan is Wrong on Scottish Nationalism.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan’s comments regarding Scottish nationalism are not only unfounded, but deeply detrimental to the efforts of the Scottish Labour Party. Additionally, he is merely furthering the division we see across the Scottish political landscape. Similar to what we encountered during the Brexit campaign, it is very counterproductive to simply stereotype an entire […]

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