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Stevenson: for all the profundity of his intellect, he was the most natural and open of men

Ronald Stevenson: Composer best known for 'Passacaglia on DSCH', thought to be the longest one-movement piano piece

An arch-internationalist who embraced "world music" in his own compositions long before the term became fashionable, but was very conscious of being a Scottish composer

Luke in 1965

Doug Luke: Photographer recruited by Dick Lester to work on 'Help!' before joining Gerry Anderson on 'Thunderbirds'

Luke had his work cut out for him when it came to photographing a live alligator and Lady Penelope together

Harrison Ford has reportedly left hospital after his plane crash

Harrison Ford released from hospital after emergency crash landing

Actor reportedly broke bones in his pelvis and ankle after his engine failed

Russell Brand has hailed the #OccupyMurdoch movement

Russell Brand lends weight to Occupy London protest against Rupert Murdoch

The Revolution author has been helping the movement “re-Brand” newsagents advertising The Sun, with banners instead reading The Trews

Peter Stringfellow has revealed he underwent surgery for cancer in 2008

Peter Stringfellow claims he is ‘alive because of a mistake’

The 74-year-old nightclub owner urges “everyone of a certain age” to get checked after he was diagnosed with cancer

Aidan Turner reveals the secret behind Poldark's appeal

The actor, who got upset when pictures of his pecs were published, says he 'wants to grow a beard and put on lots of weight' for his next role

Boyband star Brian Harvey is on benefits and on the verge of homelessness

East 17 bandmember Brian Harvey in 'very desperate situation’

Singer speaks out about his mental health problems, as MP calls on the music industry to take better care of artists

One Direction fans in South Africa

Zayn Malik's face removed from One Direction video montage

The band played for the first time since his departure in South Africa

Roger Moore and potential Bond star Idris Elba

Roger Moore denies racist James Bond comments about Idris Elba

The former Bond star says that his words were ‘lost in translation’

Noel Gallagher: I lost sh*tloads of money, a few million, didn’t tell my wife

The former Oasis bandmember lied to his wife about how much money he’d lost going solo

Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry, the presenters of The Great Comic Relief Bake Off 2015

Paul Hollywood 'bribed' by his father to give up becoming an artist

The BBC bakery judge says he was lured away from art school and velvet jackets by £500

Chris Evans is the favourite to replace Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear

Jeremy Clarkson Top Gear exit: Chris Evans urges James May and Richard Hammond to continue

The favourite to take over the Top Gear job says "actually I wouldn't be very good at it"

Willie Nelson relaxing at his home in Texas

Cannabis country: Willie Nelson to sell own blend of marijuana

Nelson, who is 81, revealed plans to launch 'Willie's Reserve'

Dermot O'Leary is resigning from The X Factor

Dermot O'Leary steps down from presenting The X Factor

O'Leary has fronted the programme for almost a decade

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No postcode? No vote

Floating voters

How living on a houseboat meant I didn't officially 'exist'
Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin

By Reason of Insanity

Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin
Power dressing is back – but no shoulderpads!

Power dressing is back

But banish all thoughts of Eighties shoulderpads
Spanish stone-age cave paintings 'under threat' after being re-opened to the public

Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat'

Caves were re-opened to the public
'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'

Vince Cable interview

'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'
Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction shows the perils of fame in the age of social media

The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor