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”?

Norfolk Hotel, Nairobi

Hotel of the week: The Norfolk Hotel, Nairobi

News Tue 5 May, AT 13:35

First opened in 1904 the Norfolk quickly became the place to stay for visitors to East Africa

Idris Elba

The Wire star Idris Elba mooted as first black Bond

News Tue 5 May, AT 13:16

Bond blogs are abuzz with the idea that the British actor, currently starring alongside Beyonce in Obsessed, should be next to play 007

Book review: Frances Partridge

News Tue 5 May, AT 13:09

Non-fiction: Anne Chisholm’s biography of the Bloomsbury group diarist unearths some fascinating new details

Upper Green River, Wyoming

Aaron Million pushes his Green River pipe dream

Tue 5 May, AT 11:20 Charles Laurence

An ‘environmentalist’ has incurred the wrath of water barons and townsfolk alike with his plan to pipe Wyoming’s Green River to thirsty Colorado

Football racism

Racist chanting could cost football clubs points

News Tue 5 May, AT 10:24

Football Association proposals would see the clubs docked points or even relegated from their leagues

A man carries a box of the anti-viral drug, Tamiflu, as he leaves Alleyn's School in Dulwich, south east London

Swine fever: exam chaos feared as schools close

News Tue 5 May, AT 10:11

Independent schools closed - but a 12-year-old flu sufferer says that ‘it’s nothing to worry about’

Fiat takeover plan of Chrysler hits obstacles

News Tue 5 May, AT 09:43

Fiat’s expansion plans hit the buffers on Monday as investors tried to block Chrysler’s restructuring and the German government entered the fray

Judi Dench in Madame de Sade

Judi Dench hits back at theatre critic Spencer

News Tue 5 May, AT 09:31

Dame Judi comes out fighting after Telegraph reviewer says her ‘old boot’ roles are a bore

FC Barcelona's Thierry Henry is tackled by Chelsea's John Terry

Barcelona may not have enough to beat Chelsea

News Tue 5 May, AT 09:30

Despite a glittering season in La Liga, Pep Guardiola’s men look like going out of the Champions League to English opposition again