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On the Right lines -Celebrating 50 years of cartoons in The Daily Telegraph

On the Right lines

The Political Cartoon Gallery celebrates 50 years of cartoons in The Daily Telegraph with a new exhibition. Featuring original work by Daily Telegraph cartoonists from Nick Garland to Matt, Richard Cole, John Jensen, Patrick Blower, Christian Adams and Bob Moran and covers British politics from Harold Wilson to David Cameron. ‘On the Right lines – Celebrating 50 years of cartoons […]

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The Best Of Britain’s Political Cartoons 2014

Edited By Tim Benson Publisher: Scribe ISBN: 9781922247643 The year, again, seems to slip past swiftly, but twelve months is a long time and it’s easy to forget those individual incidents that punctuate each day’s news. Fortunately, that’s a good thing, because each page of The Best Of Britain’s Political Cartoons offers a snapshot into […]

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Andy Davey political cartoonist

The precarious life of a political cartoonist

This article by Andy Davey first appeared in The Jester issue 476. Here’s a secret. Don’t tell anyone but… political cartooning is a doddle. Easy-peasy. The stories are set up for you in the news every morning. All you have to do is point out the hypocrisy inherent in most political stories with sufficient self-righteous […]

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