Issue 304: 2021 12 09: Ukraine

9 December 2021 Ukraine A brief history. By Neil Tidmarsh Russian troops massing on the border with Ukraine; the government in Kiev warning that an invasion is imminent. We’ve been here before, of course (see Ukraine’s Fragile Ceasefire 04/06/15 and Food Fight 13/05/21), but the size of the current build-up (100,000 troops, expected to rise… Continue reading Issue 304: 2021 12 09: Ukraine

Issue 304: 2021 12 09: Hogarth and Europe

William Hogarth Marriage A-la-Mode: 2, The Tête à Tête about 1743 Oil on canvas, 69.9 x 90.8 cm Bought, 1824 NG114 https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/NG114

9 December 2021 Hogarth and Europe Tate Britain   3 November 2021 – 20 March 2022 Review by William Morton This is an interesting Exhibition. Some of Hogarth’s works are very well-known such as the scene from the series, Marriage A-la-Mode, showing a very hung-over young husband slumped on a chair beside his restless and vapid… Continue reading Issue 304: 2021 12 09: Hogarth and Europe

Issue 304: 2021 12 09: Crossword

9 December 2021 Crossword By Boffles Crossword No 304 Click for this Week’s interactive online crossword Click for a printable version of this Week’s crossword Click for solution to crossword 302 Share this using…FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail

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