All articles by: Tribune web editor

Promises, promises on the campaign trail

Published: May 23, 2017
Written by Tribune web editor

A Labour government would suspend the planned closures of hospital services across England, saying that the national initiative – involving 44 local plans – has lost credibility and needs reviewing. …

Rise in school race hate

Published: May 20, 2017
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New police figures confirmed that hate crimes and related incidents rose sharply in classrooms across England during last year’s Brexit campaign – up 89% on the same month in 2015. …

TV: Galloping warhorses

Published: April 21, 2017
Written by Tribune web editor

Casualty Holby City BBC 1 Newsnight BBC 2 The two BBC medical dramas, Casualty and Holby City, have reached the status of “old warhorses” – familiar and dependable TV staples …

TV: Saxons and silliness

Published: April 11, 2017
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The Last Kingdom BBC 2 All Round to Mrs Brown’s BBC 1 The first two novels of Bernard Cornwell’s Saxon versus Dane saga were dramatised in eight episodes, culminating in …

Film: Pleasure and pain

Published: January 25, 2017
Written by Tribune web editor

La La Land Director: Damien Chazelle   Manchester By The Sea Director: Kenneth Lonergan Given the 2016 that the UK has had, La La Land is exactly the kind of …