Sunday 16 April 1995
l Glasgow: Novelist Alan Holling-hurst reads from The Folding Star and discusses his work at CCA, Sauchiehall St; Wed 19, 7pm, £2/£1. 0141 332 0522.
l Edinburgh: Thomas Clancy and Gilbert Markus launch their anthology of early Celtic poetry at James Thin Books, 53-59 South Bridge; Thur 20, 7pm, free. 0131 556 6743.
l Droitwich: Helen McCabe signs her self-published novel, Two For a Lie, at the Alliance & Leicester, 15 Victoria Sq; Fri 21, 12pm, free. 01905 771324.
l London: Marina Warner lectures on the Body and the Photograph, Tate Gallery, SW1; Thur 20, 6.30pm, £5 (£3).
Edinburgh: Douglas Dunn, editor of the Oxford Book of Scottish Short Stories, reads extracts at Waterstone's, 13-14 Princes St; Fri 21, 7pm, free. 0131 556 3034.
l Swansea: novelists Jenny Diski and Timothy Mo read from their work at Ty Lln, Somerset Place; Sat 22, 7.30pm, £3/£2. 01792 652211.
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 President of Argentina adopts Jewish godson to 'stop him turning into a werewolf'
- 2 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum
- 3 Stoke-on-Trent becomes first British city to be classified as 'disaster resilient' by the United Nations
- 4 Sir Winston Churchill’s family begged him not to convert to Islam, letter reveals
- 5 UK weather: 'Coldest night of the year' tonight as freezing temperatures plummet to -10C
Millions of Britons struggling to feed themselves and facing malnourishment
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Nigel Farage: Ukip leader named 'Briton of the year' by The Times
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk