Fred Trueman

When darts — and Eric Bristow — ruled Britain

11 June 2016 9:00 am

Was there life before darts? I am old enough, just about, to remember such a time. One minute, in or…

Middle-England Gothic: Anna Maxwell-Martin as Merrily Watkins in Midwinter of the Spirit

ITV’s Midwinter of the Spirit is a satisfying example of Middle-England Gothic

26 September 2015 8:00 am

For years, Ian Fleming was famously self-deprecating about the James Bond books. (‘I have a rule of not looking back,’…