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A new poem by Terry Jones.
Trotter’s darkly comic writing comes so hard-boiled you need a knuckleduster to crack it.
The bigger the trauma, the greater the harvest of “vibes”: cancer was a banker, a job loss would do OK, your cat…
Christopher Clark’s new book explores how Germany’s leaders learnt to bend the past to suit the present. Today’s politics…
The dystopias of Chinese science fiction are resonating in a world facing existential threats.
“Hungarian people think differently. We do not need numbers. We need Hungarian children.”
Weep as British politics drifts into light entertainment, and that John Osborne is no longer alive to scorn this.
This production reminds one that opera can be the supremely expressive performing art.
Whoever it they must know what “quality programming” really means.
The Swedish 16-year-old has inspired a wave of school walkouts in protest at inaction over the climate crisis.
“This is the biggest venue we’ve ever played in the UK!”
A new Bowie documentary brings a new perspective to his life. Plus: The Great British Sewing Bee.
It could be described as a kind of video game, or choose-your-own-adventure story, or puzzling, claustrophobic escape room.
Pike’s tenacity, swagger and depth are astonishing.
Co-ordinated state action is necessary to address climate change without harming the economy or inflicting the costs on the…
Prejudice never made a better person – nor, when it comes to wine, a better-watered one
“Halfway through, my record was a complete mess because the government was a complete mess.”
Your weekly dose of gossip from around Westminster.
“I can’t sell you any whisky.” “But I’ve just seen a trolley full of the stuff.” “That,” she says, “is for…
He couldn’t help himself. He couldn’t talk about anything else. He was repelling everyone around him.
There is a growing gulf between the grass-roots gilets, the militant mob involved in violent destruction, and the political wing seeking to…
Almost one in five adverts during last year’s World Cup were for betting firms. Nearly 60 per cent of…
The Lib Dem MP talks Paddy Ashdown, Game of Thrones, and Charles Handy’s The Second Curve.
If Labour lets the Prime Minister’s deal through, it would provide the perfect pretext for “the Six” to set…
Should governments continue to prevaricate over the climate crisis, future generations will not forgive them.
In the 17th century, eggs were commonly roasted on spits, but they were apt to explode, creating the most fearful mess – as Grayling…