Tower of London

Wedge salad in the shadow of the Tudors: Sargeant’s Mess reviewed

30 June 2018 9:00 am

Sargeant’s Mess (2018) is a tourist catcher’s net in restaurant form by the Tower of London (c. 1078). It has views…

Just how clever are ravens? I asked at the Tower of London

22 October 2016 9:00 am

On Tower Hill, by the east wall of Beauchamp Tower where Robert Dudley was imprisoned for a year, a raven…

Cornelia Parker’s War Room at the Whitworth, Manchester

What are modern museums really for?

30 May 2015 9:00 am

Do we really need museums in the age of Wikipedia and Google? William Cook thinks we do but his children don’t agree

Send George Osborne to the Tower

10 August 2013 9:00 am

Send George Osborne to the Tower, then he might learn that currency manipulation rarely ends well. Coins and Kings occupies…

Are theatre critics on drugs? Fallen in Love and Pastoral reviewed

25 May 2013 9:00 am

A marvellous novelty at the Tower of London. The Banqueting Suite of the New Armouries has been converted into a…