Malcolm Muggeridge Society

This international Society provides a focus of contact and information for the many people worldwide who have a continuing interest in the life of Malcolm Muggeridge 1903-1990: journalist, author, broadcaster, soldier-spy and Christian apologist.

 The Aims of the Society are:

    To provide information for those researching the life and work of Malcolm Muggeridge.

  •    To keep his writings in print and to encourage the publication of new critiques and scholarship.
  •  To assist authors wishing to quote in publications from the writing of Malcolm Muggeridge
  •   To provide a fellowship and virtual forum internationally for admirers to discuss Muggeridge’s work.
  •  To publish a regular newsletter or magazine, and to work with publishers to facilitate republication of his
    books and publication of unpublished 
  •   To maintain a relationship with those media organisations holding archive material worthy of preservation
    and re-broadcast.
  •   To provide and encourage linkage with other societies and associations where mutual interest exists  (PG Wodehouse Society, GK Chesterton Society, CS Lewis Society, Ukraine Society etc)
  •  To increase awareness of the papers, writings and memorabilia held in the Malcolm Muggeridge Collection at Wheaton   College, Illinois and at other places of learning and available for reearch purposes.
  •  To provide a web presence with linkages and a sharing of information.
  •  To organise periodical social and literary events.

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Membership Books
1 April 2008 - 31 May 2009
New members are welcome at any time of year.  Members joining now near the end of the current subscription year will receive the latest April 2008 issue in addition to those for the next subscription year.  However, if you would also like four back copies of The Gargoyle, send an additional subscription payment to cover the print and mailing costs. Subscription for current year is £15 (US$30; AUS$40)

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Articles for The Gargoyle are welcomed and may be submitted by mail or email for inclusion in future editions. Let us know your views on the issues which Muggeridge wrote about.
Ideas and proposals from Society members for future events or activities are welcomed. Please contact
Members receive the Society's quarterly magazine The Gargoyle. Register now above and request a sample copy. The April 2008 issue is available shortly.
The next subscription year runs from 1 June 2008 - 31 May 2009
All existing members should remit their subscription by Paypal or mail by May 31st 2008.
NB: Subscription for the forthcoming year is £15(US$30;AUS$40)

We are maintaining the subscription levels for 2008 at the same level as 2007 despite the adverse exchange rate movements and postage in recent months.

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                              APPLICATION FORM TO JOIN THE SOCIETY
For more information or assistance about membership contact the Secretary of the Society at


Click here to view and download copies of The Gargoyle, the quarterly journal of The Malcolm Muggeridge Society
Chronicles of Wasted Time
published by Regent College Publishing
For the first time since Muggeridge's death, his much acclaimed autobiography is once again available as a new combined book, comprising Vol 1 The Green Stick, Volume 2 The Infernal Grove and Volume 3 The Right Eye (uncompleted and not previously published).
Purchase through or through the Society. 
Seeing Through The Eye - Malcolm Muggeridge on Faith
(ed Cecil Kuhne) Published Dec 2005 by Ignatius Press

Malcolm Muggeridge - a biography by Gregory Wolfe

The Very Best of Malcolm Muggeridge (ed Ian Hunter)
Conversion: The Spiritual Journey of a 20th Century Pilgrim by Malcolm Muggeridge ( republished through The Malcolm Muggeridge Society)
For further details please contact

ARE YOU INTERNET SAVVY Could you develop this website making it a one stop resource for all those world-wide interested in the fascinating and inspirational life of Malcolm Muggeridge?   We are looking for a volunteer (must be a member) with the skills, interest and time to run the Society website,  providing extracts and quotations of Muggeridge's work and giving a comprehensive set of  links to all Malcolm Muggeridge material elsewhere on the internet.

If interested please contact the Secretary of the Society at


Useful Resources: Centenary Events, Broadcasts, & Links




Loose Ends with Ned Sherrin (requires RealPlayer)
(Originally broadcast: Saturday March 22, 2003
BBC Radio 4)

R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. Saint Mugg.
The American Spectator, March/April 2003.

(Originally broadcast: Monday March 24, 2003
BBC Radio

Christopher Hitchens. "A Hundred Years of Muggery:
the life and times of Malcolm Muggeridge"
(a review of
Malcolm Muggeridge: a biography by Gregory Wolfe).
The Weekly Standard.


How Does One Find Faith
Firing Line
, recorded
September 6, 1980
(edited transcript)

In Praise of Malcolm Muggeridge
a poem by Jeanne Murray Walker




Patrons of The Malcolm Muggeridge Society


Ian Hunter

 Sir David Frost

Richard Ingrams


International President

Sally Muggeridge (

United Kingdom:
The Malcolm Muggeridge Society
Pilgrim's Cottage
Pike Road,
Kent CT15 4DJ,
 United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1304 831964

United States:

Wheaton College Special Collections

501 College Ave.
Wheaton College
Wheaton IL 60187-5593
630.752.5705 PHONE 630.752.5855 FAX


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