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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 >

Commonwealth Watch: Move to close vital studies unit infuriates academics around the world

Trevor Grundy | 1 November, 2020

Professor Philip Murphy, respected academic  and  Director of the  Institute of Commonwealth Studies (Picture: Trevor Grundy)   COMMONWEALTH WATCH   By Trevor Grundy   Academics from around the world are…   Read more >

Malcolm X had dealings with the Ku Klux Klan but Julius Nyerere said “no” to a black state in USA

Trevor Grundy | 26 October, 2020

Malcolm X started life as a small-time crook who hated whites but a visit to Mecca changed his views about race     By Trevor Grundy   The Black Lives Matter…   Read more >

JIM SINCLAIR 1938-2020: Courageous farmer who lived through good and bad times in Zimbabwe

Trevor Grundy | 21 October, 2020

Prime Minister Robert Mugabe presenting Jim Sinclair, President  of the CFU, with the coveted 1981 Communicator of the Year Award  (Picture by Alexander Joe)     By Mike Rook and…   Read more >

Covid-19 inspires Zimbabwean photographer to think-up a new way of staging exhibitions

Trevor Grundy | 6 September, 2020

Zimbabwe’s Alexander Joe   by Trevor Grundy When Alexander Joe retired after working in Africa for over thirty years, he went to Madagascar with his wife and told friends that…   Read more >

Patsy Robertson (1933-2020) Tributes paid to one of the Commonwealth’s greatest communicators

Trevor Grundy | 24 August, 2020

Patsy Robertson at a Commonweakth meeting in London in  2007 (Picture: Trevor Grundy)   By Trevor Grundy Patsy Robertson, the former Jamaican journalist who went on to become the official…   Read more >

Britain should apologise to Zimbabwe’s ‘little people’ for sucking-up to a mass slaughterer in 1986

Trevor Grundy | 7 August, 2020

“But he was not there. He does not know what happened. He (Benito Mussolini after his invasion of Greece) does not know that the ultimate truth is that history ought…   Read more >