Grace Dent is a journalist, author, and broadcaster. She writes regular columns for The Independent, i, The Independent on Sunday and Saturday Magazine. Grace has also written eleven novels for teenagers.
02 January 2015 08:00 AM
In the hands of Richard Curtis, this was gentler viewing than 'Balamory'
22 December 2014 06:00 PM
The festive season is an important time for quizzical introspection
19 December 2014 09:57 AM
From hoodlums, hipsters and tender Eastenders, here is my pick of the best telly to land on our screens this year
Leaking emails and phonecalls can prevent bigots like Kerry Smith standing for Parliament, but its growing popularity should terrify us all
15 December 2014 07:03 PM
Who hasn’t taken part in an exchange which someone could use to floor them?
Grace Dent on TV: The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies was a beautifully shot, immensely considered drama
12 December 2014 09:58 AM
This was the sort of drama so weighty that Anna Maxwell Martin could poke her head up in a bit part – brilliantly – and still hardly warrant a mention
08 December 2014 05:37 PM
It’s our smug rush to silence him that voters find deafening
Grace Dent on TV: Remember me is bewildering in the worst pre-pre-Christmas week of television ever(!)
05 December 2014 10:02 AM
Presently, I am the forlorn TV critic equivalent of The Little Match Girl, dreaming of festive TV largesse, while making do with BBC1’s Wild Weather with Richard Hammond
01 December 2014 07:08 PM
The actor's claim is a test for the feminist cause
Cyber Monday: I can't wait until Psycho Saturday and Worst Behaviour Ever Wednesday, but I reserve my right to sneer
01 December 2014 06:31 PM
It's not 'snobby' to look down on those who assault people over cheap TVs
28 November 2014 10:08 AM
But just as we should 'hug a hoodie', we should also, I believe, learn to 'hug a Hooray Henry', because poshness is an accident of birth
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 Huawei Mate S and Huawei Watch: new products take on iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch
- 2 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 5 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees