Gunpowder Plot

‘Venetia, Lady Digby, on her Deathbed’, Anthony van Dyke, 1633 (oil on canvas), Dulwich Picture Gallery

Joe Moshenska tells the story of Sir Kenelm Digby’s piratical Mediterranean voyage...

18 June 2016 9:00 am

There is a wonderful portrait of Kenelm Digby by Van Dyke. He is dressed in black. His hand is on…

Hooray for Homeland - Carrie’s back blasting America’s enemies to pieces with drones

25 October 2014 9:00 am

One of the more welcome and surprising things about television at the moment is that Homeland (Channel 4, Sunday) is…