Have we been here before? asks ROGER HERMISTON. For 2020, read 1940…
ALWYN TURNER reads some interwar detective novels by Agatha Christie and Margery Allingham.
Who was in the charts 45 years ago? wonders ALWYN TURNER. Well, there was Fox, the Rollers, Guys ‘n’ Dolls…
A killer plague wiping out most of humanity? ALWYN TURNER remembers Terry Nation’s Survivors.
Keith Waterhouse’s second novel is creepy and sleazy. But is it still comic? wonders SIMON MATTHEWS
Pilot, the Glitter Band, Johnny Wakelin… It must be the top ten from 45 years ago, concludes ALWYN TURNER
Private detective? Secret identity? Take two cliches into the shower? ALWYN TURNER on Guy Boothby’s character Simon Crane.
How long have we been promising ourselves that we can make Britain great again?