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Letter To My Younger Self

Cherie Blair: ‘I thought I’d be the first woman prime minister’
News

Cherie Blair: ‘I thought I’d be the first woman prime minister’

Jay Rayner: ‘Lockdown has made me aware that I’m a very privileged man’
Books

Jay Rayner: ‘Lockdown has made me aware that I’m a very privileged man’

Julia Donaldson: ‘I didn’t want to be a writer, I wanted to be an actress’
Books

Julia Donaldson: ‘I didn’t want to be a writer, I wanted to be an actress’

Gregory Porter: “I harvested moments from my life to put into songwriting”
Music

Gregory Porter: “I harvested moments from my life to put into songwriting”

Max Richter: “I was furious with the world… it was the apex of Thatcherism”
Music

Max Richter: “I was furious with the world… it was the apex of Thatcherism”

David Lammy: ‘I have to be robust in public but I don’t feel that way inside’
Politics

David Lammy: ‘I have to be robust in public but I don’t feel that way inside’

Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien: ‘There’s a common misconception that we’re miserable’
Music

Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien: ‘There’s a common misconception that we’re miserable’

Noel Clarke: ‘I have always had a fight in me’
TV

Noel Clarke: ‘I have always had a fight in me’

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Richard Dreyfuss: “I was raised in a very left-wing community”
Film

Richard Dreyfuss: “I was raised in a very left-wing community”

Why we all need to adopt Richard Dreyfuss’ attitude towards depression
Health

Why we all need to adopt Richard Dreyfuss’ attitude towards depression

Chris Stein: “I still feel protective about Debbie”
Music

Chris Stein: “I still feel protective about Debbie”

Craig Charles’ struggle as a working-class artist still feels too familiar
TV

Craig Charles’ struggle as a working-class artist still feels too familiar

Sally Wainwright: “My younger self willed being a top writer into happening”
TV

Sally Wainwright: “My younger self willed being a top writer into happening”

Robbie Robertson: “My teenage self wouldn’t believe the life I’ve had”
Music

Robbie Robertson: “My teenage self wouldn’t believe the life I’ve had”

Michael Cashman: “I love young me for having the guts to commit to something”
Politics

Michael Cashman: “I love young me for having the guts to commit to something”

Laurence Fox: ‘Twitter is quite sad, actually. There is a lot of nastiness’
Politics

Laurence Fox: ‘Twitter is quite sad, actually. There is a lot of nastiness’

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Terry Gilliam: “We live in a time where a serial liar gets to be PM”
Film

Terry Gilliam: “We live in a time where a serial liar gets to be PM”

Showman John Shuttleworth recalls the time he ‘almost’ played with Billy Joel
TV

Showman John Shuttleworth recalls the time he ‘almost’ played with Billy Joel

The Wire changed the game for Wendell Pierce – and for TV
TV

The Wire changed the game for Wendell Pierce – and for TV

Brendan O’Carroll’s Ma told him he’d “end up as Taoiseach or in prison”
TV

Brendan O’Carroll’s Ma told him he’d “end up as Taoiseach or in prison”

To mark our new Arctic Monkeys exclusive interview, we’ve picked out some of our best band and musician interviews from the past, featuring Arctic Monkeys (2018), When Jarvis met Bowie, The Specials, Debbie Harry and more. Sign up to our mailing list to receive your free digital copy.