Politics

Crimes of Austerity

As a woman, a mother, a cancer sufferer and a mental health patient, Maddie Wallace is a frontline victim of the Tories’ austerity measures. Here she pinpoints the damage that’s been done by ideologically-driven cuts and what we [… read more ]

Politics

Keep Calm and Brexit

Putting her own political views aside, Oriana Bevan calls for calm and pragmatism in this uncertain post-Brexit world. Brexit has been a Pandora’s box, unleashing a whole host of new crises for British politics. Most people at the forefront [… read more ]

Fiction

Brexit Doesn’t Go Far Enough

We present an almost considered opinion about the EU referendum from our columnist Sir Eugene Nicks QC, KBE, Policy Advisor to the All-Portsea Conservative, Regressive and Imperial Association (established 1799). I trust all Star & Crescent readers [… read more ]

Politics

JPEG Japes with Jack Caramac (I)

Portsmouth visual satirist Jack Caramac doctors images to poke fun at the great and the good – and the not so good. Here are his angles on Brexit Boris, who has just departed City Hall, and Trump, who remains the presidential frontrunner across [… read more ]