Tag Archives: Dickens

A SAFE PAIR OF HANDS

So the wide-awake and ever vigilant British population appears to have got exactly what it wanted, with it’s interweb petitions and relentless pressure brought about by countless millions of furious key presses and #hashtag publishing on social media. “Whatsoever a

AN OLD FLAME

One of this country’s greatest ever social commentators, Charles Dickens, brought the seedy underbelly of life in Victorian London, to the eyes of the world. He did not subscribe to the popularist view of life in Victorian England, and his

THE WONGA WAY

From the earliest times right through until the end of the Victorians, ‘Debtors Prisons’, were in existence but even they were not what you think. Sure enough, people lost their liberty just for being in debt in some capacity, but