Jane Austen

25 books for your must-read bucket list
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In Focus

25 books for your must-read bucket list

Ignore the outside world and immerse yourself in these classic novels
31 Mar 2021
The Watsons review: jumping into Jane Austen
Grace Molony and Louise Ford in The Watsons
In Review

The Watsons review: jumping into Jane Austen

23 Oct 2019
Old £10 notes: £2bn must be spent before March deadline
 Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, introduces the new ten pound note
In Brief

Old £10 notes: £2bn must be spent before March deadline

New polymer £10 will consign paper note to history at the end of the month
19 Feb 2018
Jane Austen quotes: Best life lessons from the novelist
Jane Austen
In Brief

Jane Austen quotes: Best life lessons from the novelist

Famous words to mark the 200th anniversary of the author's death
18 Jul 2017
Girl about town: Winchester celebrates Jane Austen
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In Depth

Girl about town: Winchester celebrates Jane Austen

The Hampshire city commemorates one of the UK’s greatest literary figures, with a year-long programme of events
18 Jan 2017
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies trailer gets thumbs up
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In Review

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies trailer gets thumbs up

Horror fans and feminists look set to enjoy film about 'badass women demolishing zombies'
23 Oct 2015
Who will appear on the new £20 note, and who will decide?
Mark Carney
In Brief

Who will appear on the new £20 note, and who will decide?

Beatrix Potter is the bookies' favourite to be the new face of the £20 note, but Alexander McQueen and JMW Turner are also in contention
21 Jul 2015

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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 29 Jul 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 29 Jul 2013

29 Jul 2013