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Police have confirmed they will take no further action against the TV cook

Loathe thy Neighbour? Become less territorial

Whether its loud builders, partying students or blaring televisions, noise from next door continues to destroy our domestic bliss. To find peace we need to become far less territorial, says Rhodri Marsden.

Saatchi rues lost art of conversation as gallery donation talks collapse

Charles Saatchi's pledge to donate his gallery and modern art collection to the public is in jeopardy after talks with the Arts Council broke down.

A celebration of the Saatchis – with one notable absentee?

A stellar cast will gather next month in honour of advertising's poster boys. But will the reclusive Charles turn up?

Leading article: National treasure

Just like contemporary art itself, Charles Saatchi's decision to donate Tracey Emin's unmade bed (along with around 200 other artworks and his Chelsea gallery) to the nation is likely to divide opinion.

Saatchi gives up his art – and his name – for the nation

Collector's eponymous King's Road gallery to be handed over and renamed Museum of Contemporary Art

Saatchi to donate art collection to nation

Celebrated art collector Charles Saatchi is gifting more than 200 works and his Saatchi Gallery to the nation, he announced today.

Jonathan Wateridge's Another Place

After being fetured in Charles Saatchi’s Newspeak: British Art Now show, artist Jonathan Wateridge has returned to launch a solo exhibition showcasing a seven huge artworks.     

Newspeak: British Art Now, The Saatchi Gallery, London

A greyer and wiser Charles Saatchi – 67 this week – puts on a show that has little truck with novelty and is all the better for it

As he unveils the next generation of young artists, has Charles Saatchi lost his edge?

As Charles Saatchi prepares to open his biggest show of new British art since 1997's Sensation, Michael Glover, who has seen a preview in St Petersburg, wonders if it heralds the next generation of Emins and Hirsts, and if the collector is still the art world's biggest kingmaker

Turner Prize has grown up, says head judge

Penelope Curtis claims this year's list proves past sensationalism is consigned to history

Claire Beale On Advertising: This clash of the Saatchis is friends reunited

Only 24 days until the general election and already almost as much has been written about how the parties are advertising themselves as about what they might actually do if they win power.

Campaign goes negative with Brown-baiting posters

First they went for the positive approach – posters of a fresh faced (and rather airbrushed) David Cameron offering voters a brighter and more optimistic alternative to Labour. But when that election campaign was mercilessly lampooned by bloggers, the Tories decided to adopt a different tactic: get negative and get personal.

The Tory message isn't working... so Saatchi has been called back in

Conservatives return to advertising brothers in face of closing opinion polls

20:50 Richard Wilson, Saatchi Gallery, London

Another fine and sumptuous mess

School of Saatchi, BBC2<br/>The Age of Stupid, BBC4

Take six aspiring artists, tart judges, and an absent patron &ndash; and the result is surprisingly engaging
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