Matilda Battersby is Digital Arts Editor for The Independent. She writes arts breaking news, features, music and theatre reviews and lifestyle pieces.
Breastfeeding: Mothers are repeatedly told breast is best - but what about the lack of support when babies have tongue-tie?
18 March 2015 02:17 PM
Lack of diagnosis and medical support can cause intense worry for parents during those crucial early weeks of breastfeeding as they are left thinking "Why is my child not getting what they need?"
18 March 2015 01:40 PM
While useful, many studies carry an implicit criticism of anyone who fails to succeed in breastfeeding
Neighbours at 30: Madge Bishop makes surprise return from the dead as EastEnders pay tribute to Australian soap
18 March 2015 12:54 PM
Harold Bishop gets a surprise visit from his wife as Aussie soap celebrates three decades
18 March 2015 10:09 AM
The first episode of the new series will be viewed tonight in an appropriately bloody setting
13 March 2015 04:40 PM
He might be yet to say 'sorry', but the BBC tell disappointed Top Gear viewers 'we do hope you'll understand'
13 March 2015 03:25 PM
“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” - William Shakespeare, Hamlet
13 March 2015 12:52 PM
The elephant with the big ears could find himself flying out of captivity
13 March 2015 09:32 AM
'There are times in life when people must know when not to let go,' the author once said
12 March 2015 04:22 PM
Nearly all 40 Discworld novels feature Death - but he's too busy eating curry and dressing as Santa to boom 'COWER, BRIEF MORTALS'
12 March 2015 11:00 AM
First it was David Cameron and Obama, now Ben Eine is hanging out with a Sheikh
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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