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The Diary of Miss Darcy Bustle: 3 March
Monday Last week we had a cat on the cover called Felix and I’m still reeling. She works at Huddersfield railway station. But really, what work can cats actually do? Are they even bright enough to work? Felix doesn’t seem very clever; she doesn’t even...
INTERVIEW: Frances Barber
Regular readers will know that I thought a great deal of Silk , With the new series starting tonight, I thought today might be a good day to have a chat with the formidable (and fun) Frances Barber , who plays formidable (and fun) new character...
Book reviews: 11 May
OUT NOW HEDGE BRITANNIA Hugh Barker (Bloomsbury, £16.99) This affectionate and informative book is rather like a hedge itself: sprawling in places, concise in others, with small treasures in the footnotes and unexpected views. Barker's crusade is to...
The Daily: June 19
Obituary of Gitta Sereny Gitta Sereny, described as having “a great capacity to enjoy and live life to the full”, passed away last week at the age of 91. She had suffered a long-term illness. Sereny, “the chronicler of evil”, was a courageous...
Book Reviews: 31 May
OUT NOW NIJINSKY: A LIFE by Lucy Moore (Profile Books, £25; offer price, £18) One hundred years ago on 29 May 1913, dancer and choreographer Vaslav Nijinsky, born in 1889, transformed the world of dance overnight with his provocative and revolutionary...
The Daily: April 8
Margaret Thatcher dies Baroness Margaret Thatcher, Britain's first and only female Prime Minister, has died at the age of 87. Her spokesperson Lord Bell said: "It is with great sadness that Mark and Carol Thatcher announced that their mother Baroness...
Days out for dads
It’s the one day of the year when dads across Britain get to call the shots. This Father’s Day, it’s time to give dad a special day out he will really love, be that walking in the great outdoors, delving into the pages of history or re-living his...
Penelope Keith: At Her Majesty’s Service
Astronaut. Train driver. Wine taster. To the list of dream jobs we must now add Royal Herb Strewer. Laying fragrantly scented plants all about the high-born household, your task is to cover up the unpleasant odours that centuries past offered in all...
Christmas Television
Our most stylish TV chef asks us to discard any thought of turkey with all the trimmings in Simply Nigella Christmas Special (BBC Two, Monday 14, 8pm). The centrepiece is glazed ham, and there’s another welcome break with tradition – not one but three...
Top Summer Gardens
Anglesey Abbey Gardens and Lode Mill, Cambridgeshire With wide avenues and a sweeping Herbaceous Border, Anglesey Abbey Gardens are the perfect place to while away a summer's afternoon. Enjoy the heady scent of the Rose Garden, dazzling dahlias and the...
Book Reviews: 21 October
OUT NOW THE MAP AND THE CLOCK: A Laureate’s Choice Of The Poetry Of Britain And Ireland, edited by Carol Ann Duffy and Gillian Clarke (Faber & Faber, £20) In this new anthology, the Poet Laureate joins forces with the National Poet of Wales to showcase...
Book Reviews: 8 February
OUT NOW THE VOYAGE by Murray Bail (MacLehose Press, £12) Bail is an accomplished and inventive, prize-winning prose stylist with an impressive series of novels and short stories already to his credit. He attempts something quite new here, in this...
Book Reviews: 10 May
OUT NOW EATING FOR VICTORY (£9.99, Michael O’Mara Books; offer price, £9.49) The food writer Jill Norman contributes an insightful foreword to this collection of Second World War information leaflets, documents and recipes pressed upon the nation...
Book Reviews: 5 July
OUT NOW CLEVER GIRL by Tessa Hadley (Jonathan Cape, £16.99; offer price £13.99) Tessa Hadley is a writer of witty, sensual and psychologically penetrating stories and novels that chart the entangled byways of everyday existence. This, Hadley’s fifth...
The Daily: August 29
A well-trained dog’s day out A six-year-old terrier, named Frankie, had sneaked out of his home in Kent to climb abroad a 6.56 am train to London. The cheeky Jack Russell, to the surprise of fellow commuters, rode on the train for nearly 30 minutes...
The Daily: September 23
Lady Gaga changes hats from New York trend-setter to big band crooner. Lady Gaga has shed her pop diva quirk and joined vocal forces with Jazz singer Tony Bennett. Performing on Monday at a concert in the splendour of the Grand-Palace, Brussels the...
The Daily: October 21
Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies aged 82 Oscar de la Renta died in his home in Kent, Conneticut surrounded by family members last night; currently the cause of his death is unknown. De la Renta was a favourite amongst many of the first...
Season’s Viewings
If you need ideas for the festive feast, who better for advice than our favourite star of The Great British Bake Off? Mary Berry’s Absolute Christmas Favourites (BBC Two Friday 12, 8.30pm) is an invaluable guide to adding new zing to the traditional...
The Lady's ladies of 2014
DEBORAH, DOWAGER DUCHESS OF DEVONSHIRE The daughter of The Lady’s former general manager David Mitford, ‘Debo’ was the last of the Mitford girls, and her death this year marked the end of an era. She was rather less controversial than her sisters,...
My father once said something to me that I shall never forget. ‘Stand tall, Barbara,’ he told me. It is a piece of advice that has shaped my life, my career and the characters in my books. It is, perhaps, the best lesson I was ever taught. Way back in...

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