Commonwealth games and arts festival

  title={Commonwealth games and arts festival},
  journal={The Round Table},
  pages={293 - 296}
  • Published 1 July 2002
  • Political Science
  • The Round Table
contemporary version of Macaulay’s precocious schoolboy (would this be the winner of a TV top-of-the-form contest?) probably has never even heard of this particular gentleman. And yet he was apparently the putative begetter of what has evolved into the Commonwealth Games and thus perhaps even the indirect begetter of the Festival of the Arts of the Commonwealth. This summer Manchester is the venue for the 17th Commonwealth Games (from 25 July to 4 August 2002) and for the attendant Commonwealth…