Napoleon

Director: Abel Gance Running Time: 330 minutes (Abandon Hope All Ye Who Enter Here) To the average cinema-goer the phrase “five and a half hour silent movie” provokes the same cognitive response as a rattlesnake’s hiss (or a Trump voter): An immediate desire to run screaming in the opposite direction....

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Dandy out in the cold

It was a tradition that although you would keep good suits, tweeds, evening wear, etc… for practically a lifetime and maybe even longer, an overcoat would be looked on as having to be replaced each season when it reaches a moribund state. It’s true that a couple or so years of...

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Epic CIC inspires young people to achieve their potential

‘Epic CiC is an innovative organisation based in Kensington and Chelsea. Its mission is to inspire young people to achieve their potential. This is the story of Epic CIC as told by its MD, Brendan O’Keefe……’   Epic CIC began life as the Royal Borough’s youth service. A while ago...

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