Fri 26 - Sat 27th April - CRASSH conference, Cambridge

Details can be found HERE

Sun 28th Apr - Buckingham History Festival

Speaking on The Ring of Truth, Sir Roger Scruton will be speaking at Sunday at 10am at the inaugural Buckingham History Festival.

Buy your tickets HERE.

Tues 7th May - Douglas Murray in conversation with Roger Scruton

Hosted by The Spectator at the Emmanuel Centre, this promises to be a fantastic evening. Book your tickets here. 

May - Academic Freedom under Threat: What's to be Done? Oxford Conference

Academic Freedom under Threat: What's to be Done? 

By invitation only, Christ Church, Oxford

Thurs 30th May - Roger Scruton in conversation with Matthew D’Ancona

A 75th Birthday tribute, Roger talks to Guardian columnist and former editor of the Spectator, Matthew D’Ancona. 

Tickets available for this special event HERE.

Sun 9th June - Open Farm Sunday

Join us at Sunday Hill Farm for farmings national open day. Details to follow. 

Sat 15th June - Philosophy Day

The first one day philosophy programme to be held at Sunday Hill Farm. Full details and application HERE.

All enquiries, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. in the office. 

Wed 31st Jul - Fri 9th Aug - 2019 Scrutopia Summer School

 Read more here. Please note we are now full! Please register to be put onto the reserve list via the office.

Thur 29th Aug - Sun 1st Sept - Scrutopia Alumni Meeting 

Thurs 19th Sept - ISI Gala for Western Civilization, Philadelphia

Watch this space for further details. 

Latest Articles

An Apology for thinking - 11 April 19 - The Spectator

This article was originally published on The Spectator’s UK website. I recently gave an interview to the New Statesman, on the assumption that, as the magazine’s former wine critic I would...

Roger Scruton on why conservatism is better for the environment, FT - March 19

 An interview with Jane Owen in advance of the FT Oxford Literary Festival, the full article can be read online here.  https://www.ft.com/content/43e6ef1e-464b-11e9-a965-23d669740bfb  

Le Figaro - March 19

Earlier this month, Roger spoke with Eugenie Bastie for Le Figaro - Click here to read the article.

BBC Radio 4 Any Questions? 22 Feb 19

Jonathan Dimbleby chairs political debate from Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire, with a panel consisting of Robert Buckland MP, Baroness Smith, Chuka Umunna MP and Sir Roger Scruton. Listen back to the...

Recent Books

Souls in the Twilight

Beaufort Books  (October 2018) As the lights that have guided us go out, people begin to wander in the twilight, seeking their place of belonging. In these stories, set in...

Music as an Art

Bloomsbury  (August 2018) Music as an Art begins by examining music through a philosophical lens, engaging in discussions about tonality, music and the moral life, music and cognitive science and German...

Where We Are: The State of Britain Now

Where We Are: The State of Britain Now

Bloomsbury (November 2017) Addressing one of the most politically turbulent periods in modern British history, philosopher Roger Scruton asks how, in these circumstances, we can come to define our identity,...

2019 Events

Wed 31st Jul - Fri 9th Aug - 2019 Scrutopia Summer School

Thur 29th Aug - Sun 1st Sept - Scrutopia Alumni Meeting 

Fri 26 - Sat 27th April - CRASSH conference, Cambridge

Sat 15th June - Philosophy Day

Thurs 19th Sept - ISI Gala for Western Civilization, Philadelphia

May - Academic Freedom under Threat: What's to be Done? Oxford Conference