James encouraged his great friend Robert Runcie to commission the important report ‘Faith in the City
A top-performing state school can add up to £77,000 to the value of a house within its catchment area, according to new research, with the cost of properties near the 50 best-performing state schools 35 per cent higher than in the rest of the UK.
Two boys have been remanded in custody charged with the murder of a teenager on a busy high street.
A group of teenagers who hunted down and killed another schoolboy in a brazen and merciless attack face jail.
For a first-time author, it's the stuff of dreams: to have your debut novel transformed into a feature film with an all-star cast led by Bob Hoskins.
Christopher Pemberton was a versatile painter, draughtsman and teacher, highly regarded by his peers. He produced fine portraits and still lifes, but his landscapes of Suffolk and Normandy, areas he knew intimately, were among his finest pictures.
‘When we’d chat, we’d exhaust the subject of shoes and clothing, and we’d move on to birds’
KFC or kebab? London's Camberwell is not known for destination dining. So a new tapas bar feels sent from above
From the Hawaiian surf and Alaskan brown bears to drizzle in Djibouti and the 148 bus across London...
Prepare yourselves for the latest daughter of a familiar face trying her luck in the music world. Rosie Oddie, daughter of TV twitcher Bill, comes with a husky singing voice. Her first appearance came rather tentatively a couple of years back as Rosie Oddie and the Odd Squad. Her band has forged a denser, more complex sound than their previous ska-pop shtick. It better suits this former schoolmate of Peaches Geldof's gritty, rock'n'roll vocal, that nods more to Skunk Anansie than Lily Allen.
An exhibition close to a burnt-out south London estate looks long and hard at the gulf between 'us' and 'them'
A fire which killed six people in a tower block was sparked by an electrical fault in an old television set, police said today.
Tales of the city
Police failed to act after the family of a teenager who was stabbed to death in a frenzied attack told them a stalker had threatened to kill her, a friend said today.