Robert Colls rises to the challenge of arguing the case for sports history as a serious academic subject, digging deep into its beginnings in the 1960s and winning with a wealth of scholarly works and skilled rhetoric.
Robert Colls offers a personal reflection upon the religious roots of the Labour Party.
Happy birthday, George Orwell.
Robert Colls asks what British identity is - and what it is not.
The successful Broadway run of The Pitmen Painters, Lee Hall’s drama set in a north-east mining community, has introduced US audiences to a remarkable chapter in British working-class life, writes Robert Colls.