Grace Dent

Grace Dent is a journalist, author, and broadcaster.

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Gregg Wallace and John Torode from Masterchef

Grace Dent on TV: Masterchef shows there is no shortage of berks clamouring for airtime

There are no more words to say about chicken rolled in parma ham

Irish Setters rest at Crufts 2015

Crufts dog poisoning: This 'murder' lifts the lid on all our canine failings

The puppy’s greatest design flaw is that it looks so cute in photos, which means that most low-lifes, flakes and airheads will at some point be convinced they need one

Russell Tovey, Myanna Buring and Julian Rhind Tutt star in Banished

Grace Dent on TV: Jimmy McGovern's Banished sheds light on sex slavery, leaves us feeling decidedly woebegone

'I both love and resent Jimmy McGovern for opening up this murky matter'

Retail therapy: Mary Portas helps people free themselves from slavish modes of thinking

Grace Dent on TV: Mary Portas: Secret Shopper delves into a grim cornucopia of retail wrongness

Behind every shopfront Mary finds a little dysfunctional family

Before you criticise Mick Jagger for dating a 28-year-old woman, try getting old

Do we really think that older people should live according to our expectations, and always stick with someone their own age?

Kazida Sultana, 16, Amira Abase, 15, and Shamima Begum, 15, (left to right)

If teenage girls want to join Isis in the face of all its atrocities, then they should leave and never return

It's hard to believe that the Bethnal Green trio don't know what they're doing

We are family: writer/stars Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney with Carrie Fisher (right) in ‘Catastrophe’

Grace Dent on TV: Catastrophe is one of the funniest British comedies in years

Comedy is bloody hard to do, so when something as wonderfully funny as Channel 4’s Catastrophe appears, it feels exciting

Keeley Hawes as Samantha Mollison in The Casual Vacancy

Ignore the BBC-bashing pillocks: The Casual Vacancy is as entertaining as it is realistic

Anyone who thinks that communists at the Beeb are frittering away their licence fee on anti-Tory propaganda must find life exhausting

Kat embarrasses herself in the Vic. Stan Carter (Timothy West), Alfie Moon (Shane Richie), Kat Moon (Jessie Wallace) (BBC/Kieron McCarron)

Grace Dent on TV: Happy 30th Birthday EastEnders, here's to never being boring

Thank you for the drab Tuesday nights livened up by Fatboy shagging Denise in the Vic loos and Skype calls from Aunty Kim’s cruise ship

Internet trolls are infuriating and depressing but giving them asbos is not the answer

It’s unworkable to expect the police to keep tabs on abusive behaviour

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Seifeddine Rezgui: What motivated a shy student to kill 38 holidaymakers in Tunisia?

Making of a killer

What motivated a shy student to kill 38 holidaymakers in Tunisia?
UK Heatwave: Temperatures on the tube are going to exceed the legal limit for transporting cattle

Just when you thought your commute couldn't get any worse...

Heatwave will see temperatures on the Tube exceed legal limit for transporting cattle
Exclusive - The Real Stories of Migrant Britain: Swapping Bucharest for London

The Real Stories of Migrant Britain

Meet the man who swapped Romania for the UK in a bid to provide for his family, only to discover that the home he left behind wasn't quite what it seemed
Cheaper energy on the way, but it's not all sunshine and rainbows

Cheaper energy on the way, but it's not all sunshine and rainbows

Solar power will help bring down electricity prices over the next five years, according to a new report. But it’s cheap imports of ‘dirty power’ that will lower them the most
Katy Perry prevented from buying California convent for $14.5m after nuns sell to local businesswoman instead

No grace of God for Katy Perry as sisters act to stop her buying convent

Archdiocese sues nuns who turned down star’s $14.5m because they don’t approve of her
Ajmer: The ancient Indian metropolis chosen to be a 'smart city' where residents would just be happy to have power and running water

Residents just want water and power in a city chosen to be a ‘smart’ metropolis

The Indian Government has launched an ambitious plan to transform 100 of its crumbling cities
Michael Fassbender in 'Macbeth': The Scottish play on film, from Welles to Cheggers

Something wicked?

Films of Macbeth don’t always end well - just ask Orson Welles... and Keith Chegwin
10 best sun creams for body

10 best sun creams for body

Make sure you’re protected from head to toe in the heatwave
Wimbledon 2015: Nick Bollettieri - Milos Raonic has ability to get to the top but he must learn to handle pressure in big games

Nick Bollettieri's Wimbledon files

Milos Raonic has ability to get to the top but he must learn to handle pressure in big games
Women's World Cup 2015: How England's semi-final success could do wonders for both sexes

There is more than a shiny trophy to be won by England’s World Cup women

The success of the decidedly non-famous females wearing the Three Lions could do wonders for a ‘man’s game’ riddled with cynicism and greed
How to stop an asteroid hitting Earth: Would people co-operate to face down a global peril?

How to stop an asteroid hitting Earth

Would people cooperate to face a global peril?
Just one day to find €1.6bn: Greece edges nearer euro exit

One day to find €1.6bn

Greece is edging inexorably towards an exit from the euro
New 'Iron Man' augmented reality technology could help surgeons and firefighters, say scientists

'Iron Man' augmented reality technology could become reality

Holographic projections would provide extra information on objects in a person's visual field in real time
Sugary drinks 'are killing 184,000 adults around the world every year'

Sugary drinks are killing 184,000 adults around the world every year

The drinks that should be eliminated from people's diets
Pride of Place: Historians map out untold LGBT histories of locations throughout UK

Historians map out untold LGBT histories

Public are being asked to help improve the map