Tilbury Docks

  • In Defense of Southend

    For me and other Southenders, the town represents the oxygen outside London's claustrophobic pile-up of representations and ambitions.

  • When Are We Going to Stop Laughing at 'Shit Britain'?

    Sacha Baron Cohen's Grimsby is evidence that, in today's culture, working-class toughness is something to be mocked. Why have we turned poor people into punchlines?

  • The Hangover News

    This weekend, a naked man was found covered in his own shit in an Indian restaurant's cupboard.