In this observant and wry account of Sayle's young adulthood, the jokes creep up on the reader as unexpectedly as the philosophical insights
'I’m short, I’m fat. I really would look ridiculous in a gown. What I was actually wearing at the Oscars was sort of an homage to Mad Max,' says Beavan
'I don't do frocks and absolutely don't do heels'
How has society managed to produce a generation of teenagers in which mental-health problems are so prevalent?
Bafta host left Twitter after criticism over 'bag lady' joke
He's traditionally not shy of making controversial remarks, once saying that women only have sex with men as "the price they pay for a relationship"
'Just a word to the tragic figures who think calling Jenny Beavan a bag lady was an insult. She's a dear friend'
For a thrilling climax to the year, envelope-opening season can't half drag. How to pep it up? Nicholas Barber clears his throat…
Television can play a key role in raising awareness of mental health issues and encouraging people to speak out, particularly a generation not accustomed to sharing their every mood
Trio discuss their experiences for groundbreaking online course 'Literature and mental health: Reading for wellbeing'
'She thought for a moment, then said ‘no’, and hung up'
The new three-minute advert provides a guide to ‘the unique, eclectic culture of modern Britain’.
It’s OK for Doctor Who to regenerate, but not Stephen Fry
It’s all go on BBC2’s QI, as a new series starts, Stephen Fry announces that he’s leaving the show and its latest book goes on sale. Here, we share the best science and tech facts. Warning: contains radioactive seagulls
The Electric Jukebox promises to “revolutionise the way we listen to music at home
The Flower Pot Men do not talk Flobbadob, Stephen. They speak Oddle poddle!