Matilda Battersby is Online Arts Editor for www.independent.co.uk. She writes arts breaking news, features, music and theatre reviews and lifestyle pieces.
30 January 2015 10:09 AM
Ten questions for the Golden Boots star ahead of her big screen debut
29 January 2015 03:58 PM
Lincoln Townley's Russell Brand portrait sold for $20,000 in December
29 January 2015 01:35 PM
As an investigation is launched into King Tut's gold beard being broken, the man in charge is transferred to another museum
29 January 2015 09:30 AM
Ofcom has found subtitles provide ‘inferior’ viewing experience
28 January 2015 02:58 PM
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel star once pretended she had Harvey Weinstein's name tattooed on her bottom
28 January 2015 01:57 PM
Does the Bristol-born graffiti legend have an impersonator in Cumbria?
25 January 2015 03:41 PM
The international criminal and bestselling writer is raising money to set up a charitable foundation
25 January 2015 03:03 PM
A poster by an Iranian artist can no-longer be found in the museum's digital database
Ellen DeGeneres leads Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Paul Bettany in revealing game of Never Have I Ever
25 January 2015 01:30 PM
Mortdecai stars barely say a word, but admit to an awful lot, during party game on The Ellen Show
Revolution versus Wolf Hall? Russell Brand more influential than Hilary Mantel, according to Debrett's 500 list
25 January 2015 12:19 PM
The comedian and Newsnight guest has been placed higher on this year's list of 500 Most Influential People in Britain Today in the books category than the multiple prize-winning author
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Nigel Farage promises Ukip will not 'stigmatise' would-be migrants – and says he wants 'everyone to speak the same language'
Ex-head of MI6: 'We shouldn't kid ourselves that Russia is on a path to democracy'
Most people think legal tax avoidance is just as wrong as illegal tax evasion, poll suggests