Lucy Cavendish

Lucy Cavendish is an author and journalist.

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The Vicky Pryce/Chris Huhne tale shows the destruction that only love can wreak

When women feel as let down as Pryce did, there are few weapons available to them. I think every woman would feel a small shred of sympathy for her

We are family: Lucy Cavendish and son Raymond, 16, are looking forward to new beginnings

Out with the old and in with the new, hopefully

New Year's Eve is a time for reflection on the past 12 months, and optimism for the next. But what has 2012 taught me?

Mummy power: Where Sienna Miller leads, others will follow

Lucy Cavendish: Sienna picked my little girl's perfect name

Now there'll be armies of little Ottolines

Lucy Cavendish: The Emperor's New Clothes (08/07/12)

Andy Murray is just a dour Scot, says every smooth-faced southern softie. Nonsense
Lucy Cavendish and
her daughter

'Everything that is wrong with Western society today can be summed up in one symbolic photo'

Lucy Cavendish fears that at the age of five her daughter is already beginning to buy into the sexualisation of women

Good-girl, bad-girl combination: Pippa and Kate Middleton

Lucy Cavendish: Sisters - we're the best – and worst – of friends

Our writer understands why all eyes are on Pippa Middleton's antics in Paris. The good-girl, bad-girl combination is captivating every time

Lucy Cavendish: Why I recommend the magic of a home birth

Reports that first-time mothers who give birth at home are more likely to have a baby who dies will have put the fear of God into every pregnant woman. And with the health services recommending in the same week that women be given Caesareans on demand, it seems the likelihood of anyone opting for a home birth is increasingly remote.

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