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Concorde: a missed opportunity or an elitist extravagance?

In the 21st century, flying is a means to an end. For Britons, it is the easiest method by which to escape a cool, rainy island for the warmer climes of a continent we seem desperate – in a different context – to leave. But our...



My keyboard

“She must be revelling in it”: Keyboard warriors and partisanship in national catastrophe

I don’t feel it’s my place to attempt any further comment on the specifics, beyond simply reiterating shock and support for the 22 killed and 59 hurt in the Manchester attack last night. These have been rightly shared across...



The History Faculty (Seeley Library) to Cambridge University

Telephonic distractions, phantom limbs and the Seeley Library

Constantly flicking Facebook must be more than just a procrastination technique – it’s an addiction. Eventually, it is going to prove supremely unhelpful when I am revising for five exams, actually attending useful lectures, and...