Cereal offenceI FIND myself on a Quaker trail. I am on a baking spree and shopping for my favourite rolled oats — the ones traditionally “By Appointment to Her Majesty the Queen” and depicting on their box a smiling Quaker against a background of azure skies and soft cloud. But what’s this? New packaging has detached the figure from the scarlet background of his individual portrait and planted him against a sepia suggestion of fields and hills.
The cast of Cats at Kilworth House
Nick Winston’s production dispels at a single magnificent stroke those habitual audience demurrals that, however showy and extraordinary it is, Cats doesn’t really have a story. He plants it in a near-derelict London Underground station during the Second World War, with a toppled train and the faded figure of Britannia trampled underfoot. Cats emerge from myriad ducts and pipes.
05 July 2019
The Minister Provincial of the European Province of the Third Order Society of St Francis, Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes, has resigned with immediate effect
THE Minister Provincial of the European Province of the Third Order Society of St Francis, Professor Jamie Hacker Hughes, has resigned with immediate effect.