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How could it take 16 months to 'improve' a roundabout? Building the Golden Gate Bridge didn’t take much longer
I'm fine being a giant squirrel, but being 'me' is hell. I self-medicated with a bottle of champagne
I started putting clips of his antics online. They got a lot more interest than my comedy
How to keep your children entertained on a cultural tour of the Iberian peninsula? Just download a Geocaching app and let the fun commence, says Dom Joly
I arrived in Italy in the rather peculiar situation of being the owner of a hot-air balloon but never having been in one
It was incredibly rousing, as though Spain had declared war on Ukip and was setting off on some new Armada
The problem is I'm a grumpy party-pooper. When I lived in Notting Hill Gate, I'd be the first out of London come carnival time
I’d flirted with golf, resisted dogging, then this balloon thing came up and it all made sense
Nick Clegg is one of the first politicians I’ve met who I could imagine having a meal with
Working in London for a week, I had nobody to please - except me. It was lovely; a mini-selfie holiday
I was expecting a basic political and geographic overview...
They all speak excellent English – in fact they can't stop speaking it
I’ve spent the last week overdosing on Kennedy porn. I’ve watched so many documentaries about what happened on that awful day in Dallas 50 years ago that my own head is ready to explode. I feel somehow guilty being so obsessed with the tragic death of a man but, like so many others, I am.
This man has single-handedly put Canada on the news map
We now hide behind our phones so that we aren't obliged to greet people, look at waiters or treat anybody like a human being
It was off to Scotland last week for some filming in one of my favourite UK cities – Glasgow. I used to be quite scared of Glasgow, as I was once beaten up there back in my Goth days. Nowadays there are new laws protecting Goths from harassment, and I could take my persecutors to court and win damages that I could use to buy loads of cider, black paint, and books by Rimbaud. I assume that Goths could always have taken people to court for beating them up, but it would just be that the Goth element would not be an issue whereas now … it is. God bless Dave Cameron and all who sail in him.