Were there vampires in Volterra? Probably not, but the Etruscans had their own brigade of gods and demons representing night, death and resurrection.
Once upon a time, they were monsters to be feared. But nowadays, they are cool, sexy creatures with great hair and killer cheekbones – and what’s more, they’re everywhere...Kevin Jackson gets his teeth into the A-Z of vampires
Yet further sniggering appears to be in order when it comes to Nick Griffin's choice of campaign literature.
Sarah Raven has won a well-earned victory in her battle against the bureaucrats at the National Trust.
Sadie Frost's clothing firm has been placed in administration with debts of more than £4m, it was revealed today.
'Kate Moss's party on the Great Wall of China was outstanding'
He was born into a rock 'n' roll world of glamour, wealth and opportunity. But the dashing, charismatic Tarka Cordell never quite found his groove – and this week, he took his own life. Tim Walker reports