Society: Demonised and Degraded – My Home Town in the Media

Young men binge drinking

In my family’s home town, the poor have been let down enough without programmes about the UK’s binge drinking culture doing more damage. Channel 4, stop vilifying disadvantaged people in one of the UK’s most deprived areas, says Rosie Cowling. Continue reading

Arts & Culture: The Lightning Child

The Lightning Child

I was stunned to read The Metro’s review of the Lightning Child, the new musical drama by Ché Walker and Arthur Darvill inspired by Euripides’ The Bacchae, described as “extravagantly awful”, “camp, trippy and a total mess.” It’s trippy, camp … Continue reading