Benjamin Zephaniah is one of the UK’s best loved poets. In a new autobiography he opens up about his youthful determination to find his voice against the odds – and he is no less passionate and outspoken today, as Kate Chapman discovers.
When Cindy-Lou Thompson taught herself to needle felt she had no idea her creations would prove so popular with dog owners seeking a lasting memorial. Kate Chapman discovers how a pastime has turned into a business.
Yusef Sayed’s review of the reads
Elton John has recently announced a three year farewell world tour. It will be the last time to hear him perform live some of his most iconic songs. TIM SAUNDERS has been looking at the career of the creator of many of the songs’ lyrics.