About Dan Wilson
Citizen, Brightonian, writer, editor, author, reader, punner, eBay bore, infovore, Briton, Sussex man, plastic paddy, radical centrist, extreme moderate, atheist, secularist, totter, Whovian, Tintinologist, Blue Peter badge winner, LSE graduate, Old Etonian, European, remoaner, randomaniac, bad historian, raconteur, psychogeographer, flaneur, Shakespearean, reluctant Stratfordian, amateur pedant, natural blond, bibliophile, logophile, barfly. Harvey’s Best. Cords. Viva Espana! Read more »
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Call an ambulance. John McDonnell has just said favourable things about Blair and Brown and New Labour on the telly.
For the first time ever in a General Election I'm not voting Labour. And I'm voting tactically with a heavy heart. It's been a grim experience this election. And I suspect the results will be even more horrid. Sighs.
He was in the fridge getting the milk.
Boris Johnson has refused to follow the other six leaders who have taken part in the leader interviews @BBCRadio2. His staff constantly told my producers — until this morning — that he was "very likely" to come on. Today we were told he couldn't, and no reason was given.
The brand new airport dubbed Murcia International (perhaps rather grandly) opened in the middle of January and was inaugurated by … Read More
A very low tide at Worthing Pier in April of 2017 offered the chance to get an unusual view of … Read More
The fascinating little church in Woodmancote West Sussex was largely remodelled in the 19th century but has 13th century architectural … Read More
Revising the old blog as seems fit as I face an unusual 2019 that will be brimming with change. I … Read More
It could almost be a parody: “London based arts chief takes seaside town to task for being too much like … Read More
One of the most thrilling aspects of 2015 was heading out to Ashland in the US state of Oregon and … Read More
A recent addition to my small but growing Brighton and Hove postcard collection is this. It says it’s the Crescent … Read More
FYI I’m a Labour activist and member. Here are a few reflections on the general election: Why did Labour lose? … Read More
If you’re free on Thursday evening this week and find yourself in the Brighton area, it would be lovely to … Read More
Since the middle of July I’ve been blogging about Doctor Who for the Metro online and I wanted to share … Read More