Rowan Callick

A darkling plain

8 August 2020 9:00 am

Thirty years ago, the collapse of the Soviet Union and its puppet regimes unleashed widespread celebration, especially among their suppressed…

Easter diary

24 April 2020 11:00 pm

Chocolate eggs still. Tick. Roast dinner still. Tick. Church still. Tick. But as if in a strange, distorting dream. This…

Royal diary

18 July 2015 9:00 am

The first time I met the Queen, I was eight years old and she was visiting my school, in Brentwood,…