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Church leaders, academics, poets and musicians get ready to celebrate the 100th birthday of Zimbabwe’s “leper saint”

Trevor Grundy | 10 June, 2021

The late John Bradburne – Roman Catholic missionary, lover of the poor and dis-advantaged, eco-warrior and  now a world – acclaimed poet   by Trevor Grundy June 14, 2021 marks…   Read more >

Cathedral survived the war(only just) but could now face closure because of Covid pandemic

Trevor Grundy | 8 June, 2021

The Cathedral’s income fell by 90 percent last year. It spends £8 million a year in running costs (Picture: Trevor Grundy)   by  Trevor Grundy St Paul’s Cathedral is one…   Read more >

Plan to file secret racism reports at Cambridge University in 2021 reminds Jewish academic of the 15th century Inquisition in Spain

Trevor Grundy | 2 June, 2021

Francisco Goya (1745-1828) Procession of flagellants(detail)   by Trevor Grundy   A scheme by Cambridge University to name and shame anyone who students believe are behaving in a racist way…   Read more >

Isolated Boris Johnson infuriates the public by saying millions of people have lived beyond normal life expectancy

Trevor Grundy | 30 May, 2021

New revelations by Johnson’s erstwhile spin-doctor- in-chief,, Dominic Cummings. The front- page of the Daily Mirror (July 20,2021) the morning after ‘Freedom’ Day.   by Trevor Grundy Boris Johnson faces…   Read more >

A timely and courageous insight into an African despot who won the hearts and wallets of the global elite

Trevor Grundy | 30 April, 2021

  ‘DO NOT DISTURB -The story of a political murder and an African Regime gone bad’ by Michela Wrong (Fourth Estate, London 2021 pp. 488)   Review by Trevor Grundy…   Read more >

Bye, bye American Guy . . . but the economic and social chaos that brought Donald Trump to power four years ago is as strong as ever

Trevor Grundy | 20 January, 2021

    By Trevor Grundy   As Joe Biden gets ready to be inaugurated as America’s  46th president, leading political and social commentators in Britain and America say that the…   Read more >

Anglican and Roman Catholic archbishops are not what the Christian faithful deserve, says outspoken religious affairs correspondent

Trevor Grundy | 29 December, 2020

Canterbury Cathedral, the Mother Church of the worldwide Anglican Communion (Picture: Trevor Grundy)   by Trevor Grundy It’s the 850th anniversary of the murder in Canterbury Cathedral of Thomas Becket…   Read more >

Christmas in Britain 2020: Hungry children walk in the footsteps of Charles Dickens and Oliver Twist

Trevor Grundy | 18 December, 2020

Scrooge ( disguised as the multi-millionaire Jacob Rees-Mogg) gives Tiny Tim  and his crutches made by Unicef a good kicking in Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol. (Cartoon in The Times…   Read more >

John Lennon (1940-1980) – A world without countries and no religion, too

Trevor Grundy | 8 December, 2020

A wall painting of John Lennon in Prague where the British musician is idolised by the old and young – Picture: Trevor Grundy   by Trevor Grundy   For many…   Read more >

Boris Johnson’s ‘loose language’ is putting millions of Scots on the road towards Independence

Trevor Grundy | 7 November, 2020

Prime Minister of an Independent Scotland in-waiting? – A cartoon of the Scottish National Party’s increasingly  popular leader, Nicola Sturgeon   By Trevor Grundy Boris Johnson has been told by…   Read more >