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Kendall joined the Labour Party in 1992, was elected MP for Leicester West in 2010, and was appointed Shadow Minister for Care and Older People a year later. She is currently standing for election to become leader of the Labour Party
RuPaul is best-known in the UK for his reality TV show 'Ru- Paul's Drag Race', and has released three albums, modelled, written an autobiography and presented a chat show
Not everyone is a natural protester. So what's it like to abandon the quiet life and take up the struggle? Oscar Quine talks to four unlikely placard-wavers
Armatrading, 64, is an award-winning singersongwriter and multi-instrumentalist whose hits include 'Love and Affection' and 'Drop the Pilot'
Baselitz's first exhibition of paintings was seized by the public prosecutor on grounds of indecency. This notoriety was later reinforced with his trademark upsidedown paintings
'Election night was one of the most exciting nights of my political life'
David Lammy was touched by the 7/7 attacks in a way that only deepened his connection to the city he grew up in
Bushnell's column for The New York Observer was adapted into a bestselling anthology that went on to form the basis of the TV series and two hit movies
Fatboy Slim, Disclosure and Skrillex have graced Arcadia's decks
The most exciting week of the year in Somerset is here again – not going? Experience all the best bits with our live blog
Peire has been director of The Ivy since 2007, and starred as ‘The Restaurant Inspector’ in the eponymous Channel 5 series
Pete and Carl have a famously fractious relationship but seemed well at ease
Matthews had a string of top 40 hits and two No 1 albums in the 1990s as lead singer of Catatonia and now hosts a Sunday morning radio show
Edwards will lead England in the Women's Ashes this summer
Adventure tourism is thriving in the region, spurring on the local economy
Befriending a dog can be life-changing - never more so than for children who find school a challenge