Drawing the Line at Cressingham Gardens: Morning Star column 20/10/15

“We’ve got family around us, and mum doesn’t want to move.” “We’ve got a support group in the area…” I’m sat on a paving slab in Cressingham Gardens estate, south London, trying but largely failing to sketch a vista that has far too much going on for my limited artistic talents. I’m at Drawing TheContinue reading “Drawing the Line at Cressingham Gardens: Morning Star column 20/10/15”

Cosmonauts exhibition, Science Museum: Morning Star column 27/10/2015

“Earth is the cradle of humanity, but one cannot remain in the cradle forever.” If you’re a child of the space race who grew up in the West, a visit to the Science Museum’s Cosmomauts exhibition is both familiar and otherworldly. There it all is again, the wonder and the strangeness, the future dreams andContinue reading “Cosmonauts exhibition, Science Museum: Morning Star column 27/10/2015”