Matilda Battersby is Digital Arts Editor for The Independent. She writes arts breaking news, features, music and theatre reviews and lifestyle pieces.
An Audience with Jimmy Savile: Victim felt ‘quite unwell’ watching Alistair McGowan’s ‘uncanny’ portrayal of paedophile DJ
11 June 2015 09:33 AM
Jonathan Maitland’s play opens in London tomorrow
10 June 2015 03:21 PM
From Shaun Ryder swearing to making little boys cry, Chris Evans and the TFI team certainly had their moments
10 June 2015 02:24 PM
Inverdale came under fire for making a sexist remark and recently said the c-word during live radio
10 June 2015 09:47 AM
Like Richard O'Brien you too could get your hands on one of those golf ball-sized Swarovski crystals
05 June 2015 12:07 PM
'Laura Snapes totally wants to f**k me / get in line, b***h', he said
05 June 2015 10:47 AM
From the scatalogical to the ontological, here are the comedian's best quotes
04 June 2015 04:28 PM
Why does having a vagina still matter in publishing? Because women's voices are not being heard
04 June 2015 04:16 PM
Paintings of British artist's second wife Caroline Blackwood goes on show
04 June 2015 10:03 AM
The presenters have previously said they won't return without Jeremy Clarkson
04 June 2015 09:38 AM
‘Popularity of UK music is only going in One Direction,’ says Sajid Javid MP
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
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
Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 1 Refugee crisis: Sweden the only European country with a majority favourable towards non-EU immigration
- 2 'Heartbreaking' Syria orphan photo wasn't taken in Syria and not of orphan
- 3 Malnourished two-year-old found being breastfed by dog in Chile
- 4 Bob Geldof offers to take four refugee families into his home 'immediately' as he condemns humanitarian crisis as a ‘f**king disgrace'
- 5 YouTube video shows woman verbally abusing takeaway staff 'because they used green peppers'