Reading Time: 10 minutes

A Guide to Surviving A Pandemic by Sophie Parkin

Reading Time: 10 minutes To make it through a pandemic – if you are me – You will need: A telephone, modern mobile pref Some books, assorted 50-100 – fiction, poetry, short stories, history, philosophy, autobiog, art, various dictionaries A wifi connection + laptop One projector Some empty jam jars – about 30 Weekly delivery from Oddbox – fruit […]

Reading Time: 6 minutes

The Culture Interview: John Claridge

Reading Time: 6 minutes Sophie Parkin questions remarkable photographer, John Claridge who was born in Plaistow. His new book East End shows a part of London that we have forgotten but he has not. How old are you and how old do you feel? My wife, Janet, sometimes thinks I act like a twelve-year-old, a little harsh I think, […]