Study finds that women rated it more important than men in indicating the desirability of a potential mate
Anonymous donation of £100,000 helps prevent the ring leaving the UK
The handwritten book by Ebenezer Cobb Morley contains the 13 original laws of football
Judges with 'bespoke' training to oversee complex abuse cases, but no new specialist courts, MPs told
Ms Criado-Perez played prominent role in ensuring that Jane Austen would feature on the new £10 note
Author Jane Austen replaces Charles Darwin after Bank of England faced criticism for its decision to replace Elizabeth Fry on the £5 note with Sir Winston Churchill
Campaigners celebrate as Bank of England takes concerns of women in history into account
Colin Firth’s memorable wet shirt scene in Pride and Prejudice has been recreated thanks to a giant statue of Mr Darcy which has been built in The Serpentine.
The note to her sister Cassandra describes the author's excitement at receiving the first printed copy of her book 200 years ago
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I am in Wexford in the south-east of Ireland. I can see the grass in front of the house being blown around in the wind, and then the sea which is calm today. The sun comes and goes; in the distance there is a ship going from Rosslare to Fishguard.
I'm in the top-floor office of my home in west London – and I can see into somebody's bedroom across the garden.