Holly Williams is an arts and features writer for The Independent, The Independent Magazine and The Independent on Sunday.
13 April 2014 12:00 AM
This 16th-century palazzo, converted into a guesthouse by a Genoese family, allows Holly Williams to stay in style
10 April 2014 10:40 AM
Rose Theatre, Kingston
06 April 2014 12:00 AM
Lazy criticism, women on comedy panel shows and intimations of mortality… As he chews the fat with Steve Coogan in another series of The Trip, the new prince of Saturday-night TV confesses that he has a lot on his plate
04 April 2014 03:20 PM
Sketch comedy is in safe hands with duo. They tell Holly Williams about graduating to the TV mainstream
04 April 2014 11:00 AM
Brixton Academy, London
04 April 2014 10:45 AM
Theatre Royal Stratford East, London
30 March 2014 12:00 AM
Henri Matisse’s greatest masterpiece resides not in a gallery, but on a peaceful hillside near Nice: a chapel he designed in gratitude to the nun who helped him through a troubled convalescence
23 March 2014 12:00 AM
They say that behind every great man, there’s a great woman … and the cliché gains weight when it comes to poets: we’re in thrall to the idea of both the muse and the helpmate, the romantic inspiration and the dutiful supporter.
23 March 2014 12:00 AM
Forty years after Elton John released his biggest hit, Holly Williams hears how it continues to influence a new generation of stars, so much so that they want to do it all again
16 March 2014 12:00 AM
After stunning critics in BBC2's 'Line of Duty' Keeley Hawes speaks ahead of the finale
Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
The open loathing between Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu just got worse
President Putin is a dangerous psychopath - reason is not going to work with him
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Britain's widening poverty gap should be causing outrage at the start of the election campaign
- 1 Three-year-old boy shoots pregnant mother and father in New Mexico
- 2 Stephen Fry explains what he would say if he was 'confronted by God'
- 4 Gorillaz Phase 4: Cartoon supergroup is back as new artwork is unveiled
- 5 Benedict Cumberbatch's Alan Turing gay-rights campaign snubbed by Prince William and Kate Middleton