Seve Ballesteros

Seve Ballesteros makes first public appearance

News Tue 5 May, AT 15:34

The Spanish golfing champion still bears scars from his brain surgery last year

Rita Levi-Montalcini: 100 years of rational thought

News Tue 5 May, AT 15:26

The Nobel-winning ‘professoressa’ has a bleak outlook on the chances for the human race

Paul Potts remembers his troubled childhood

News Tue 5 May, AT 15:09

The Britain's Got Talent singer reveals the bullying he suffered at the hands of his father and peers


Walking the Cévennes without a donkey

News Tue 5 May, AT 15:01

Follow in the footsteps of Robert Louis Stevenson, but enjoy the scenery and produce in comfort

Kazuo Ishiguro worries about the ravages of time

News Tue 5 May, AT 14:50

The author thinks his best work may be behind him

Peter Rogers, Carry On creator

Carry On creator Peter Rogers, 1914-2009

News Tue 5 May, AT 14:48

Former journalist became the driving force behind the the most successful British comedy series ever

Ray Winstone talks sex and Angelina Jolie

News Tue 5 May, AT 14:41

The actor thinks shooting love scenes with lovely young women is taking liberties

Aranjuez palace

Aranjuez: Spanish royalty’s springtime hideaway

News Tue 5 May, AT 14:26

South of Madrid, Phillip II's vast palace gardens are an oasis of green in barren central Spain

Best Books... Martha Lane Fox

News Tue 5 May, AT 14:19

Martha Lane Fox, a judge of this year’s Orange Prize, chooses her favourite books written by women


Bucharest’s anniversary

News Tue 5 May, AT 14:10

The Romanian capital is brimming with confidence as it celebrates its 550th birthday

Michael Savage

Shock jock Michael Savage on UK’s ‘least wanted’ list

News Tue 5 May, AT 13:53

The right-wing talk radio host is one of 22 people banned by the Home Office from entering Britain

Jack Jones

Trade union leader Jack Jones, 1913-2009

News Tue 5 May, AT 13:43

The son of a Liverpool docker rose to become arguably one of the most powerful men in the land as TGWU leader

British manufacturing: a success story

News Tue 5 May, AT 13:38

The worst hit sector in Britain's recession is manufacturing. Is Britain now a place, as French president Nicolas Sarkozy recently declared, “with no industry at all”?