Monthly Archives: July 2011

Bad News for the Short Story

Susie Maguire sent me the following piece about the incomprehensible decision taken by the BBC to cut the number of Short Story slots on Radio 4 from 3 to 1 per week, with effect from next year.  She asked for … Continue reading

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A panel painting by Michelangelo in Oxford?

Rob Sharp, Arts correspondent for The Independent, contacted me by email on Friday – which was lucky because I was away for the weekend and might not otherwise have picked up his phone calls.   He was about to file an … Continue reading

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