God, gold and goodness

“Chariots of Fire” won the 1981 Academy Award for Best Picture, putting excitement into athletics as…

25 September 2017 - 12.09 PM

Memories gain new invincibility

It was probably in 1962 that a 12-year-old suddenly decided to watch Swindon Town Football Club play…

18 September 2017 - 12.09 PM

Portrait of a man of extremes

In “Swinging Sixties” London, man-on-the-scene David Litvinoff associated with rock stars and…

12 September 2017 - 03.09 PM

Females on the front lines

In the Great Patriotic War, as the Soviets called World War Two, women too fought to defend the…

06 September 2017 - 11.09 AM

Into a really murky world

Detective Chief Inspector Jules Maigret of the Police Judiciaire in Paris can empathise with…

06 September 2017 - 11.09 AM