Holly Williams is an arts and features writer for The Independent, The Independent Magazine and The Independent on Sunday.
15 June 2014 12:00 AM
Maggie Gee’s novel drops the Bloomsburyite in today’s New York. Holly Williams met her
11 June 2014 01:50 PM
It’s dawn, and Gordon Brown is looking back over his career before his staff even arrive for a 6am meeting. Protestant work ethic? Not half. And that’s just one element of the former Labour leader that writer Kevin Toolis puts under the microscope in this one-man play.
08 June 2014 12:00 AM
Holly Williams steps into rehearsals for Tim Crouch’s latest theatrical mind-boggler
Inside the world's power bases: Photographer Luca Zanier gained access to the inner sanctums of the world's most influential organisations
01 June 2014 12:00 AM
01 June 2014 12:00 AM
Within the world of art history, one 1779 double portrait is a real rarity: here’s a pretty blonde girl in a pretty pink dress – so far, so familiar – but next to her is a spirited mixed-race girl, also dressed in finery, on an equal footing within the frame.
Hallelujah, Southwark! The London borough is home to the highest concentration of African-Christian churches outside the continent itself
25 May 2014 12:00 AM
Photographer Chloe Dewe Mathews has captured the transformation of her corner of the city, where an ever-increasing number of black-majority churches has sprung up in formerly industrial buildings, and gents in natty suits and women in elaborate headdresses walk to church through graffiti'd streets
23 May 2014 03:47 PM
Lesley Manville is on a career high, but wants to be invisible
16 May 2014 12:58 PM
11 May 2014 01:15 PM
What is it like to be the distant relation of Charles Dickens, Emmeline Pankhurst or John Constable?
10 May 2014 12:00 AM
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Labour Party conference: Ed Balls to set out plan to freeze child benefit to balance books
- 1 Cyclist in Russia narrowly misses being hit by car and lorry
- 2 'F*ck it, I quit': KTVA reporter Charlo Greene quits live on air in spectacular fashion
- 3 What are your fingerprint words?
- 4 Gary Lineker involved in Twitter row after presenter rubbishes claims he will be warned by BBC over foul-mouthed tweets
- 5 Pink Floyd new album: Band unveil cover art for first record in 20 years