"Bits of me don’t work so well," says Hay Festival chair Revel Guest, "but don’t force me into a retirement I don’t want."
The giddy rise of former TV presenter turned House of Lords peer Floella Benjamin. From Play School to baroness…
Polly Devlin is a novelist, art critic and 60s Vogue pioneer. Call her ancient. Or even antiquated – just don’t call her elderly…
Older women in the media hear the calls for them to step aside. But it’s too soon, says TV agent Sue Ayton…
Anne Ashby, picked by Joan Bakewell to write for The Big Issue, went from homelessness to the House of Representatives.
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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