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The Devil gets a life - and it's coming to your bookshop

Geraldine Bedell meets Peter Stanford, who has just written a biography of Satan

How well do we know our children?

MILES AND Margo O'Brien thought they knew their son. He was 21 and a former altar boy. He liked soccer, hurling and a drink. He'd had the gumption to leave rural Ireland and look for work in London. They thought they knew him until 12 days ago when they opened the door to the two local police officers who had come to tell them he was the IRA bus bomber.

He'll take the low road

Is this man giving classical music a bad name? In a frank interview, Raymond Gubbay explains all to Geraldine Bedell

Why women still can't win

The ruling on all-female shortlists sets equal opportunities back a generation, says Geraldine Bedell

Tough enough to talk

Profile; David Trimble; Irascible Orangeman or nimble negotiator? Geraldine Bedell on the Unionist leader

Emotion without tears

Profile: Susie Orbach; Geraldine Bedell on the psychotherapist who gave the Princess a new language

The woman priest who wants gay marriages

Geraldine Bedell on the campaigner aiming to convert the synod

Really useful mogul

He's sold musicals, bought art. Now he'd like a paper. profile; Andrew Lloyd Webber

profile: Delia Smith: First, find a market

Geraldine Bedell on the cook whose books we can't devour fast enough

Happiness is a play boxed up The Geraldine Bedell interview

Simon Gray is subtly derided for writing about a small world but he still draws a big audience
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