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At the same times as Charles Dickens was writing his classic novels, Mrs Mortimer was penning her own, not so classic, view of the entire world.

Glastonbury... why? I realise the festival offers fans probably the best programme of live music anywhere – they’ve got Kylie, for goodness sake, but come on, it’s not going to be a comfy weekend, is it?

A recent Sky Atlantic drama revisited the Russian nuclear accident, revealing the true extent of the tragedy. Could it happen at Sizewell B? Our reporter finds out more...

As Conservative Party members decide who will be the next Prime Minister, we look at the perils of the job interview.

Opinion No Cutty Sark for spotty Lynne

Monday, June 24, 2019

Lynne was hoping for a lovely break in Greenwich... but in the mean time...

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle was first published in 1969. Since then the book for small children has become a staple of bedtime and many parents know it by heart.

It is 46 years since ITV first aired the Hovis “boy on a bike” commercial. Even then, it struck a chord of nostalgia - can it do it again in 2019?

If you were just about to pack those nice, capacious swim shorts for a holiday in France, you might want to check the local rules first.

The missile of choice may have changed but protesters have been throwing things at politicians for millennia. Here are some of the incidents over the course of 2,000 years.

The Tuesday before day one of the Suffolk Show is all about getting Trinity Park ready to welcome tens of thousands of visitors. Our reporter interrupted proceedings...

Next week, I think, will be my 25th year reporting from the Suffolk Show – the last 18 plus seven from the 20th century!

It’s where men go to pursue their hobbies but why should they be the only ones to have a personal retreat? It’s our turn now, girls.

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