Category United Kingdom


Every year on November 5th arsonists across the United Kingdom celebrate Bonfire Night (aka Guy Fawkes Night). It is the only festival I know of which involves enacting the immolation of a would-be terrorist, and the traditions and rituals associated with it are observed with an almost religious fervour. I love Bonfire Night because it’s […]

London is a Country

London is a country coming down from its trip -Danny in ‘Withnail & I’