There are bodices and crowns, blood and sweat. There are old maps and ominous title cards saying “A Storm is Rising” and “A Kingdom in Peril”. No, it’s not a Game of Thrones trailer. It’s a YouTube advert for a book, Conn Iggulden’s Wars of the Roses saga Stormbird, which is published next month.
Uruguayan launches attack on layers of bureaucracy in design process
Glass facade of the unfortunate curved building to be covered up as temperatures set to soar to 29C in the capital
Developers have promised urgent action to “cover up” the Walkie Talkie skyscraper in the City after an ultra-bright light reflected from the building melted a Jaguar car on the streets below.
Insight emerges in High Court case aginst senior member of Saudi royal family
Protesters are targeting the capital’s 'economic power centres'
A milestone in a £14.8 billion rail scheme was reached today with the breakthrough of a 1,000-tonne tunnel boring machine.
Tracey Vinyard battled thieves, convinced police to escort her and fought an irate lorry driver on her two week trip
Moscow police say they have arrested the man they believe was behind a mafia-style hit on a Russian businessman in London last year.
Try it this Burns Night – or at any other time
George Soiza enjoys the hands-on approach of his MA in sustainability
The ex-Daily Mirror editor can be seen telling Charlotte Church about the practice of voicemail hacking in Channel 4's Taking on the Tabloids
Capturing the essence of place secured prizes in our annual travel photography competition
As the 314m Shard opens to sightseers (for £25 a time) Tom Peck tests the lifts – and his nerve
A real study by proper scientists has shown that taking breaks to look at fluffy kittens improves concentration.
The Olympics opening ceremony could lead to a flurry of big-budget projects say London film bosses.