Anne Ashby, picked by Joan Bakewell to write for The Big Issue, went from homelessness to the House of Representatives.
"The Union has worked well for the cliques and parties that have ruled from Westminster and the lopsided Britain we have now"
Yorkshire’s tweeting shepherdess Amanda Owen talks big families, her farm calendar - and how Russian sanctions affect their sales
Sarah Hadland talks mockumentaries, the social impact of Miranda - and re-auditioning for Cats
Guilty of being permanently plugged into your portable music player? Peter Stone is fed up. He says… Listen! LISTEN!
Scotland may still be game for a laugh after the referendum but where is the wit and warmth that made Still Game such a success?
"20,000 Days On Earth is a brilliant, shimmering collage of a film, illuminating Nick Cave's creative process"
"In general, this TV debate was an embarrassing and stressful experience for those who witnessed it..."
"Peter Maxwell Davies' music has a deep connection with his home of Orkney: the stormy seas, the windswept horizons..."
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