The Independent London Newspaper
30th July 2016

One week with John Gulliver

    The gospel according to Andrew

    AN Wilson with author Pamela Holmes at Daunt Books in Hampstead on Thursday

    Published: 19 May, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    I HAVE always found the prolific author AN Wilson a convivial and friendly fellow.

    Are we on the road to greater productivity, or is it just a pipe dream?

    It’s all quiet on the roadworks front in Regent’s Park Road

    It’s all quiet on the roadworks front in Regent’s Park Road

    Published: 19 May, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    1966 and all that - 50th anniversary of the launch of China's Cultural Revolution

    ​Yang Xianyi and Gladys Yang in the 1970s

    Yang Xianyi and Gladys Yang in the 1970s

    Published: 13 May, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Farewell practical Mick

    Mick, centre, with friends

    Mick, centre, with friends, from left: Foyezur Miah, Mave McCormack, Abi Wood, Georgia Gould, Abdul Quadir, Jill Fraser, Keith Sedgwick, Sally Gimson, Barbara Hughes, Raj Chada, Geethika Jayathilak

    Drawn to deadlines

    The cover of In or Out: Europe in Cartoons, Amberley Publishing, £8.99

    The cover of In or Out: Europe in Cartoons, Amberley Publishing, £8.99

    Published: 12 May, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Streetstyle London caught on camera

    Dorothy Bohm

    Dorothy Bohm and, below, her granddaughter Sarah Nicholas at the event

    Estate residents defy cuts to get lunch club back on the menu

    Grace Livingstone

    Grace Livingstone, left, who helps tun the Lunch Club on Holly Lodge estate, below. Picture: Nigel Mykura

    Mick, the heart of the market

    Mick Farrant

    Mick Farrant

    Published: 5 May, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Stopping to pay tribute to Camden Road station

    Sir William McAlpine and Jann Burrows unveiling the plaque at Camden Road

    Sir William McAlpine and Jann Burrows unveiling the plaque at Camden Road station

    Published: 21 April, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    It's open house at Conti’s as actor backs art school

    Tom Conti

    Actor Tom Conti

    Published: 21 April, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Importance of being Ernest

    Ernest Hecht at the Souvenir Press 65th anniversary party

    Ernest Hecht at the Souvenir Press 65th anniversary party flanked by Ursula Mackenzie and Patrick Janson-Smith

    Wesker: theatrical innovator

    Arnold Wesker

    Arnold Wesker. Picture: Leon Kreel, 2005

    Published: 14 April, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Doffing my cap to historian Thomson

    The Black Cap had its origins in the 18th century. Picture: REPTON1X

    The Black Cap had its origins in the 18th century. Picture: REPTON1X

    Published: 14 April, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Two migrants who changed our world

    Celebrations for Binh Doan’s 60th birthday at her restaurant in Chalk Farm 

    Celebrations for Binh Doan’s 60th birthday at her restaurant in Chalk Farm 

    Published: 31 March, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Could new Bill be Dave’s ‘poll tax’?

    Islington Town Hall played host to a packed audience protesting

    Islington Town Hall played host to a packed audience protesting against the government’s Housing and Planning Bill

    The sangfroid of Bernadette

    Bernadette Devlin McAliskey and (right) Ken Loach

    Bernadette Devlin McAliskey and (right) Ken Loach

    Published: 10 March, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Making a Bee line for Mary

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    Published: 10 March, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    A kitchen sink drama that’s beyond the pail

    The Hampstead kitchen, complete with bucket

    The Hampstead kitchen, complete with bucket

    Published: 3 March, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Ken’s nightmares

    Michael Ward, Ken Livingstone and John McDonnell

    Back in the day: (left to right) Michael Ward, Ken Livingstone and John McDonnell, voting in the Greater London Council chamber in1985

    The show goes on – oh, yes it does!

    Arts and Crafty – houses on the Brookfield estate

    Arts and Crafty – houses on the Brookfield estate

    Published: 25 February, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Cutting comments at anti-nukes rally

    Artist Peter Kennard at Friday’s anti-nuclear rally at Friends House in Euston

    Artist Peter Kennard at Friday’s anti-nuclear rally at Friends House in Euston

    Published: 25 February, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    When is a contract not a contract?

    How the new Hampstead School of Art could look

    How the new Hampstead School of Art could look

    Published: 18 February, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER

    Portraits of migration

    Refugees, by Polish artist Joseph Herman, features at the Ben Uri gallery

    Refugees, by Polish artist Joseph Herman, features at the Ben Uri gallery

    Published: 18 February, 2016
    by JOHN GULLIVER