Anne McElvoy on Victorian critic John Ruskin's showdown with the merchants of Bradford. Read more
Anne McElvoy on Victorian critic John Ruskin's showdown with the merchants of Bradford.
In a Sheffield pub, Anne McElvoy learns how conservatism responded to urban mass democracy
Anne McElvoy goes to Tyneside to rediscover the 'conserving crowds' of the Edwardian era.
Anne McElvoy explores how mass democracy split conservatism into moderates and militants.
Anne McElvoy explores conservative responses to postwar affluence and the welfare state.
Anne McElvoy explores how the 'permissive society' provoked a new, populist conservatism.
Anne McElvoy on Mrs Thatcher's father and the transformation of conservatism.
British Conservatism: The Grand Tour - Omnibus
Week 1 Omnibus
Anne McElvoy traces British conservatism from the French Revolution to 1867's Reform Act.
Week 2 Omnibus
Anne McElvoy traces British conservatism from the Edwardian era to the permissive society.