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‘We had to get it right’: Jodie Comer and Stephen Graham on Covid drama Help
TV

‘We had to get it right’: Jodie Comer and Stephen Graham on Covid drama Help

Even Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen can’t save the Changing Rooms reboot
TV

Even Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen can’t save the Changing Rooms reboot

Joe Lycett: ‘Brands don’t mind bad press, but they don’t like to look silly’
Culture

Joe Lycett: ‘Brands don’t mind bad press, but they don’t like to look silly’

Actor Samuel West: ‘I was a rebellious 33-year-old’
TV

Actor Samuel West: ‘I was a rebellious 33-year-old’

1979 by Val McDermid: A novel as touching as it is gripping
Books

1979 by Val McDermid: A novel as touching as it is gripping

Lawyer turned author Abi Silver picks her top 5 courtroom dramas
Books

Lawyer turned author Abi Silver picks her top 5 courtroom dramas

Troubles in Northern Ireland teach us children could be pushed to war again
Books

Troubles in Northern Ireland teach us children could be pushed to war again

The Black Locomotive by Rian Hughes: Adventurous and original
Books

The Black Locomotive by Rian Hughes: Adventurous and original

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Musicians in Exile: The group uniting refugees via song
Music

Musicians in Exile: The group uniting refugees via song

What’s funny about the refugee crisis?
Culture

What’s funny about the refugee crisis?

Limbo ‘was a chance to show the world what refugees are really like’
Film

Limbo ‘was a chance to show the world what refugees are really like’

The London art studio offering asylum seekers and refugees freedom on a page
Art

The London art studio offering asylum seekers and refugees freedom on a page

Paul McGann: ‘Doctor Who couldn’t have worked out better’
TV

Paul McGann: ‘Doctor Who couldn’t have worked out better’

Theatre helped Jonnie Barton come to terms with his history of homelessness
Theatre

Theatre helped Jonnie Barton come to terms with his history of homelessness

Emilia Teglia’s journey from Big Issue vendor to founding a theatre company
Theatre

Emilia Teglia’s journey from Big Issue vendor to founding a theatre company

The benefit of glasses for middle-aged eyes
Books

The benefit of glasses for middle-aged eyes

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Borges and Me by Jay Parini: Caper-ish and laugh-out-loud funny
Books

Borges and Me by Jay Parini: Caper-ish and laugh-out-loud funny

Top 5 books about nature photography
Books

Top 5 books about nature photography

Anti-vaxxers, the Jewish Conspiracy and 6.5 children
Radio

Anti-vaxxers, the Jewish Conspiracy and 6.5 children

Sean Lock’s best jokes as comedian passes away at 58
TV

Sean Lock’s best jokes as comedian passes away at 58

Emmylou Harris: ‘The only thing I knew how to do was sing, I had no choice’
Music

Emmylou Harris: ‘The only thing I knew how to do was sing, I had no choice’

Top five books to teach us about animals
Books

Top five books to teach us about animals

Return of Green Man festival is a resurgence for music and the community
Music

Return of Green Man festival is a resurgence for music and the community

Oh, for James Martin’s entrancing confidence and fearless freedom
TV

Oh, for James Martin’s entrancing confidence and fearless freedom

C+nto & Othered Poems, Joelle Taylor: Navigates private unarticulated moments
Books

C+nto & Othered Poems, Joelle Taylor: Navigates private unarticulated moments

Deep issues: Martin Robson’s fight for his life underwater
Books

Deep issues: Martin Robson’s fight for his life underwater

Risky business: WeWork’s rise and fall
Film

Risky business: WeWork’s rise and fall

Small Bodies of Water by Nina Mingya Powles: Vividly connected to nature
Books

Small Bodies of Water by Nina Mingya Powles: Vividly connected to nature

Tom Odell: ‘Billie Eilish is phenomenal and formidable and fearless’
Music

Tom Odell: ‘Billie Eilish is phenomenal and formidable and fearless’

‘You know my politics’: Benedict Cumberbatch reflects on these strange times
Film

‘You know my politics’: Benedict Cumberbatch reflects on these strange times

Virginia McKenna is still fighting for wildlife to be Born Free aged 90
Film

Virginia McKenna is still fighting for wildlife to be Born Free aged 90

Feminist books: Essential reads to smash the patriarchy
Books

Feminist books: Essential reads to smash the patriarchy

Onjali Raúf: ‘Kids are hyper-aware of the issues facing the world’
Books

Onjali Raúf: ‘Kids are hyper-aware of the issues facing the world’