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The Secret: It’s what He would have wanted

2 years ago / 0 comments

Last Friday saw the first episode of The Secret, ITV’s newest crime drama based on the true story of the Castlerock Suicides in Northern Ireland in the Nineties. Baptist dentist Colin Howell, James Nesbitt, and Sunday school teacher Hazel Buchanan, Genevieve O-Reilly, make up the murderous couple that enter into … Read More

Utter overindulgence at Burt & Nelly

3 years ago / 0 comments

When it comes to Burt & Nelly the first big decision is whether to go for a savoury or sweet pizza, or both. Overeating caution: if, like me, your eyes are bigger than your belly and you decide to go for a savoury pizza with a side of macaroni cheese, … Read More

Louise Rennison: How teen books teach you to be yourself

3 years ago / 0 comments

The sad passing of ‘Queen of Teen’ Louise Rennison, author of Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging, got me thinking about the importance of these types of teen books when you’re trying to carve a path through adolescence with as little embarrassment as possible. Rennison’s fourteen year old protagonist Georgia Nicholson … Read More

Obituary: Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird

3 years ago / 0 comments

Lee, or Nelle as she was known to those close to her, author of To Kill a Mockingbird, a defining novel of 20th century American literature, has died at the age of 89. Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, the story of lawyer Atticus Finch’s battle to save the life of … Read More

Editor’s Q&A with Laura Barnett, author of The Versions of Us

3 years ago / 0 comments

Following the success of her debut novel The Versions of Us, the film rights of which have just been bought by the minds behind My Week With Marilyn. In The Middle talks to Laura about destiny, love and her advice for aspiring writers. The book has drawn parallels with Sliding … Read More

More than just breakfast

3 years ago / 0 comments

As LS6 takes a new direction for 2016, we join them to celebrate a new era for the much-loved restaurant. LS6 café has always been a student staple. You only need to venture to Hyde Park Corner on a weekend morning to see the place packed with bleary eyed students … Read More

The mad and terrifying world of Donald Trump

3 years ago / 0 comments

Channel 4 sent Matt Frei on the campaign trail of controversial billionaire-come-tycoon-come-celebrity, Donald Trump, in the race for the Republican nomination and his bid for the White House. The title, The Mad World of Donald Trump, may sound like a cartoon about a duck, but this duck with a double … Read More

The Great Migration sweeps across Tanzania

3 years ago / 0 comments

In June I went on the trip of a lifetime to the second largest continent in the world, the elephant ear-shaped landmass that is Africa. More specifically, the immense game reserves of Tanzania. Our first lodging was the Whistling Thorn Tented Camp on the edge of the Tarangire National Park … Read More

The Great Migration sweeps across Tanzania

3 years ago / 0 comments

In June I went on the trip of a lifetime to the second largest continent in the world, the elephant ear-shaped landmass that is Africa. More specifically, the immense game reserves of Tanzania. Our first lodging was the Whistling Thorn Tented Camp on the edge of the Tarangire National Park … Read More

Reading Week Reads

3 years ago / 0 comments

M. Pamplemousse and the Carbon Footprint From the creator of the much-loved Paddington, comes this exciting instalment in the Monsieur Pamplemousse series, featuring the food-guide-write-turned-detective Monsieur Pamplemousse and his loyal bloodhound, Pommes Frites. Monsieur Leclercq, head of the illustrious food guide, Le Guide, tasks Monsieur Pamplemousse with writing a play … Read More