Melanie Speaks

Melanie Phillips will be talking about her new book, The World Turned Upside Down, at the New Culture Forum this coming Thursday, 21st October, and Standpoint readers are most welcome. If you’d like details or to RSVP, then please go to this link.

The book is currently only available in the USA, but luckily we will have copies for sale on Thursday. 

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"