Judging by the national mood, I would urge David Cameron to go to the polls now; the mood is good out there
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Sunday 27 January 2013
A million anti-gay marriage postcards were handed out at Catholic masses over the weekend as the Roman Catholic Church began a last-ditch mobilisation of opposition to the equal marriage bill.
Saturday 10 November 2012
Thousands of moving war stories are being unearthed in a drive to gather a vast collection of First World War memorabilia from across Europe.
Saturday 10 November 2012
For all its ruses, this novel-memoir holds compelling secrets
Sunday 04 November 2012
Buy a home there and enjoy a 1 per cent mortgage, the world's best quality of life, and an ultra-safe economy
Tuesday 16 October 2012
The amount of mail sent by consumers has more than halved in the past six years, but internet shopping has fuelled an increase in the number of packets and parcels being delivered, according to a new study.
Thursday 23 August 2012
Undelivered items were found after Royal Mail sent tracking device with shopping voucher
Sarah Lucas: Ordinary Things, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Another London: International Photographers Capture City Life 1930-1980, Tate Britain, London
Sunday 29 July 2012
Don't laugh: Sarah Lucas's erotic work may bring naughty postcards to mind, but in reality she's as classical an artist as Cézanne or Michelangelo
Saturday 30 June 2012
In 1976, when I was 14, my family migrated to Britain from the Caribbean. We had landed in a cauldron of bitter rhetoric about race and immigration. Unemployment was rising, and a vociferous minority demanded that "coloured" migrants be sent home.
Friday 15 June 2012
Nearly 900 people will lose their jobs next week after another wave of store closures at collapsed retailer Clinton Cards was announced.
Wednesday 13 June 2012
Further to your obituary of Maureen Popp, née Dunlop (11 June), as a close friend of Maureen – and, like her, a former pilot – I was honoured to be asked to escort her to an investiture meeting of the Guild of Air Pilots, writes Richard Gregory.
Tuesday 29 May 2012
Still golden, after all these years, San Francisco's most celebrated landmark turned 75 at the weekend with a display of pomp, pageantry, and fireworks so extravagant that they could be seen from space.
Sunday 27 May 2012
British record in sight for Olympic gold contender after fine first day of heptathlon in alpine setting
Wednesday 16 May 2012
Where there’s Falstaff there’s food. And Robert Carsen’s new staging of Verdi’s final operatic masterpiece plays like an ode to gastronomical excess.
Thursday 10 May 2012
Don Lewin turned £500 into a huge gift-shop empire. But Clinton Cards failed to adapt to the internet age – and now may be forced to fold
Wednesday 02 May 2012
Adolf Hitler was surprisingly keen to return to the front line after being injured in the First World War, a recently-discovered postcard suggests.
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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