The status of Trierweiler, who is paid for by the French taxpayer, is a legitimate matter for enquiry. The rest isn't
Alexandra Bastedo was an actress who came to fame as the secret agent Sharron Macready in the television series The Champions, directed by Cyril Frankel, which ran for 30 episodes during the late 1960s. For the last 30 years she had run an animal sanctuary.
A leading toxicologist has said that Alexander the Great may have died after drinking wine made from a poisonous plant that would have cause a slow and painful death
Kent dockyard loses out to Lake District national park as UK's next world heritage site
He looks like he’s enjoying a nice Christmas dinner
Compared writing poetry to the sex act? May he be turned to dust!
Something to Declare
A Palace spokeswoman said the King was simply fulfilling his constitutional obligations by signing the pardons
Adrian Mourby takes in Christmas markets with a gulp of glühwein and a dash of history
Did they play golf in Soviet Russia? If not, then the KGB's idea of burying a secret cache in a bunker on a golf course might seem less slipshod than it did in last night's BBC2 Cold War spy thriller Legacy. After all, how was the KGB to know that British courses are full of perennially useless hackers such as myself who, when bunkered, tends to displace more sand than Lawrence of Arabia charging a Turkish goods train? I'd soon have uncovered it.
Trauma, illness and grim remembrance comprise this memoir collection – and that’s not to mention the genital warts
While the palace has not released the official guest list yet, there could be some bitter disagreements over who gets the nod in a much-limited royal contingent
Unemployed movie producer John Palermo claims he's satirising Hollywood's underlying prejudices
Nick Clegg’s first words were “I hope you can all hear me”; puzzlingly, since he was speaking through a microphone and there were only a couple of dozen of us in the audience.
Where are you now and what can you see?