Matilda Battersby is Digital Arts Editor for The Independent. She writes arts breaking news, features, music and theatre reviews and lifestyle pieces.
03 September 2015 02:15 PM
The former Mirror editor is coming to a sofa on a TV screen near you
03 September 2015 12:26 PM
The newspaper published claims he edited the film to keep the sports conglomerate happy
Star Wars: The Force Awakens global toy unboxing live: Disney cashes in early on $20bn merchandise market with ‘Force Friday’
03 September 2015 09:54 AM
Episode VII might be months away but studios and toy makers don’t care
30 July 2015 03:20 PM
Westeros is not a million miles from Bogota according to the actor
Ai Weiwei refused six month visa by UK over undeclared 'criminal conviction,' claims Britain is denying his 'rights as a citizen'
30 July 2015 12:55 PM
The artist claims he was never officially convicted by Chinese authorities despite being detained for 81 days
30 July 2015 10:19 AM
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Ire?
Somersault Festival, North Devon, review: Bombay Bicycle Club, Laura Marling and Passenger shine despite the continuous rain
29 July 2015 03:19 PM
Cars got stuck in the mud and tents were almost washed away but festival-goers were kept happy with a sparkling musical lineup
Controversial Japanese artist defiant over calls to take down artwork mocking Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
29 July 2015 09:52 AM
Makoto Aida claims works are "humorous" and "not political"
24 July 2015 05:51 PM
Earliest drawing of the gentle giant is quite different from Quentin Blake's version
24 July 2015 03:17 PM
The green vegetable doesn't have such a dubious reputation elsewhere in the world
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
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 1 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?
- 2 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train