King’s College

A Horrible History of English Hymns

12 December 2015 9:00 am

Given that for much of English history the country’s main musical tradition was that connected with the church, it is…

The threat to Christmas carols – and how to save them

13 December 2014 9:00 am

So, Christmas carols — they haven’t really gone away, but we don’t sing them as much as we used to.…

From jailbird to social butterfly – the return of Conrad Black

5 July 2014 9:00 am

The former proprietor of this magazine, Conrad Black, is in London at the moment with his gorgeous wife Barbara, and…

The splendour of the English carol

14 December 2013 9:00 am

The most celebrated Christmas carol, ‘Silent Night’, belongs to Austria. Father Joseph Mohr, the priest at Oberndorf, a small village…