St. George's Day Special: English Identity & Patriotism. Is It Important to Celebrate England?
To mark St. George's Day, this week's #NCFCounterCulture examines Englishness, English identity & patriotism.
Joining Peter Whittle are:
* Prof. Robert Tombs. One of Britain's most distinguished historians, Prof. Tombs is Professor Emeritus of French History at Cambridge University and is the author of the critically-acclaimed book: "The English & Their History"
* Rafe Heydel-Mankoo of the New Culture Forum. Rafe is an historian, broadcaster and an expert on British (and English) institutions and symbols of sovereignty.
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