Whether on binge drinking or cosmetic surgery, the Conservative instinct not to interfere is becoming difficult to defend
The Garrick Club is said to have 'the best urinals in town' - some members are reluctant to adapt the premises
Hugo Blick's new conspiracy thriller, The Shadow Line, promises to be a classic of the genre, says Gerard Gilbert
Comedienne Jennifer Saunders has fought a successful battle with breast cancer.
The Blackpool manager is sizing up the heist of the season.
She made the desert bloom
MoD papers from 2007 reveal questions over relocation charges paid by veterans
Lord Mandelson was dubbed the "undisputed alpha male of the Westminster village" today after scooping one of the top accolades at a Westminster awards ceremony.
"Tit and fang" is how the poet Philip Larkin summed up Hammer Films' output and, give or take the odd ill-fated deviation from the formula, he wasn't wrong. Cobwebs, coffins, crucifixes, bats, bubbling test tubes, buckets of blood, crumbling castles, barely restrained cleavages: these were the emblems of Hammer horror and, against the odds, they scared the bejesus out of movie-goers in the late Fifties and Sixties.
Joanna Lumley's campaigning on behalf of the Gurkhas transfixed the nation and forced a reluctant government to grant the Nepalese soldiers the right to settle in the UK.
Joanna Lumley's de facto state visit to Nepal continued yesterday as the star of Absolutely Fabulous had tea with the President, gave the Prime Minister a scarf and greeted yet more thankful Gurkhas with their traditional war cry "Ayo Gurkhali!" ("The Gurkhas are coming")
Joanna Lumley has, of course, become the very public face of the struggle for Gurkha rights and yesterday the Prime Minister's spokesman was asked whether she will receive an honour for her part in the campaign.
On the tenth anniversary of Buffy The Vampire Slayer hitting British screens Julian Hall talks to its creator Joss Whedon about the show’s Englishness and its resonance from beyond the grave
Gordon Brown has no one else to blame for an unprecedented week of blunder upon blunder. Jane Merrick and Brian Brady report
With her triumphant espousal of the Gurkhas' cause, a much-loved actress has added political clout to her very English brand of charm