The number of high-stakes machines is limited to four in each betting shop, but Labour claims bookmakers have got round the rule by opening more branches – often in deprived areas
Devices that strap to our clothes and bodies are the biggest trend at this year's show, we take a look at some of the most interesting products
With Team Nigella already whipped into a state of expectant devotion by her court appearances, her show couldn’t have arrived at a more opportune moment. But The Taste, which began on Channel 4 tonight, is no ordinary Nigella Lawson cookery show and no ordinary competition, either. The contestants may come from the ranks of professional chefs or enthusiastic home cooks, but all will be judged, sight unseen, on the flavour of a single spoonful.
Something to Declare
The modernised version of his 1992 hit should make for an interesting listen
The NGO called for Israel’s definition of torture to be changed after children were kept in outdoor holding pens during winter in a practice which had been going on ‘for months’
1. I don’t know what all this fuss is about. No offence was meant and none was taken! It’s not even newsworthy!
Arcade Fire and Lily Allen have already been confirmed as performers
Kim Jong Un leads ceremonies in display of ‘single-minded unity’ following purge of his uncle
Dylan’s gloriously jagged pursuit of a restless muse
John Carlin, author of ‘Invictus’, reflects on a momentous week that has shown South Africa at its best - but also, all too often, at its worst
Russian president defends anti-gay laws in annual state-of-the-nation address
A collection of unheard country tracks will hit shops in March next year
Oval Space, London
The country singer will come out of semi-retirement to perform
As people poured in to take their seats, a party atmosphere took hold