Voices

The proposal has dropped the amount of 'affordable' housing to a derisory level

Charlton swoop for Owls defender Bougherra

Charlton Athletic had their bid for the central defender Madjid Bougherra accepted by Sheffield Wednesday yesterday. The exact fee was not released but the Owls had previously rejected a £1.3m offer for the 24-year-old. The Premiership side then made an "improved offer" for the Algeria international.

Geller heartbreak as Elvis's home is sold from under him

Uri Geller may be one of the world's most famous magicians but he will have to rely on more than a few magic tricks if he is to get back Elvis Presley's first home - a 3,000 sq ft house in Memphis which, until recently, the Israeli-born psychic thought he owned.

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Take one lounge suit, a glass of champers and a small boy

Two Thousand Years, Cottesloe NT, London

Leigh's latest play is tight, but not altogether kosher

Party in the Blitz by Elias Canetti, trs Michael Hofmann

The monsters that stalked Hampstead

Tersias by G P Taylor

There are adjectives lurking in that dungeon

Eating people is wrong

Seasons in style

A former print shop off a north London high street may not seem to have much going for it - unless, as Mary Wilson discovers, you're a photographer with an eye for potential

E Jane Dickson: However liberal one's stance, the open sale of psychotropic treats is an abomination

At Camden Market, Clara's pocket money is burning a hole in her pocket.

The belle of Belsize Park

So, the &pound;4.5m price tag is a tad beyond most pockets, but where's the harm in dreaming, writes Cheryl Markosky
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People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
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Smash hit go under the hammer

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Geeks who rocked the world: Documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry

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