David Bowie (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016). Strange, Wonderful and Fearless.

There isn’t a great deal to be said about David Bowie that hasn’t been written or said elsewhere. Bowie was a hugely talented musician who was at once strange, wonderful and fearless in challenging accepted thinking, from his music and visual imagery through to his...

Photos of England in the 1920’s

Some beautiful photos of England from the 1920’s, showing everyday life around the country. They make you realise how much things have changed in the last 90...

English Brutopia? Brutal Utopias: a celebration of 60s architecture

Brutal Utopias: a celebration of 60s architecture. The National Trust is partnering with various organisations for a project to celebrate Brutalist Architecture. There are guided tours around some of the most famous Brutalist buildings.Brutalism was the dominant...


Dismaland Disneyland Dismaland. The well known artist, political activist, film director, and painter Banksy has created a wonderfully bleak ‘Bemusement Park’ in the English seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare, and named it Dismaland. The ‘attraction’ is a satirical...

This Is England ’90 – Shane Meadows

This Is England '90 - Shane Meadows This Is England '90 - Shane Meadows. Great news...Shane Meadows ‘This Is England’ series is returning in September on Channel 4 (in the UK), with 'This Is England ’90’. The same set of characters (Shaun, Woody, Lol, Smell etc.) will...

Mod Style

Interesting article, and an exhibition at Somerset House, London until 27 September 2015 (more info here). To me, Mod style continues to look sharp in 2015, although the examples from Burberry and Thom Brown aren't my taste, even though I can (just) see some Mod...

Classic English Style.  Made In England.  Defining English Style.

Classic English Style curates, analyses and informs about English style, from tweeds and top hats to PVC and punks. Articles, history, news, fashion, events and reviews, plus an online Shop (coming soon) that only stocks items Made In England that represent the best classic English style, manufacturing and quality.

The Ultimate English Car. The Classic Rover P5 and P5B.

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