The end of The Cartoonist

One-time Fleet Street Institution The Cartoonist pub is to close early in 2013. Once part of the thriving print industry culture in the area, the pub is to be demolished as a part of a redevelopment at New Street Square and Shoe Lane. The Cartoonist had a long association with the trade and its associated […]

Leveson and more cartoonists

The post Leveson debate rumbles on, with much talk of regulation, self-regulation and the slighty painful sounding statutory underpinning. So, following on from our earlier round-up of Leveson cartoons, we present further takes on the media story of the year, starting with Morten Morland in The Times. Steve Bright in The Sun has a typically […]

Leveson and the cartoonists

Cartooning has long been associated with the print industry* so it is only natural that the artists have been interested in the Leveson Inquiry report into the Culture, Media and Ethics of the Press. It was delivered yesterday, as Dave Brown of The Independent notes. Bob Moran in The Daily Telegraph imagines Lord Justice Leveson […]