To mark the news that the fantastic Peaky Blinders has been commissioned for a second series here’s Cillian Murphy smoldering on horseback in the opening scene of the first episode. … Continue reading
A telephone engineer rigs the new telephone lines high above Maddox Street and Conduit Street in Mayfair in 1925. Rather him than me.
Venturing across the Atlantic because it seems somehow appropriate today: here’s the famous Laddie Boy — ‘owned’ by President Warren Harding — celebrating his birthday with a dog biscuit cake … Continue reading
Despite the codification of association rules and the development of the modern professional game, older traditions of folk or crowd football continued all the way through the twentieth century. This … Continue reading
As the rain falls and the nights close it seems like a good time to have something to look forward to: the first issue of the Great Western Railways’s official … Continue reading