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For 25 years, the historian Professor Hugh Trevor-Roper kept a file on a bigamous, fraudulent, defrocked vicar. Professor Norman Stone loved Adam Sisman's new book about the affair
The Duke of Wellington was born 250 years ago, on May 1, 1769. He owes his success to a stern mother and a bad marriage, says his descendant Jane Wellesley.
Nick Flowers recalls his encounter with the eccentric astronomer at a very thinly attended political meeting...
Wherever opera singer Dame Janet Baker toured, she tells Louise Flind, her voice had two enemies: the common cold and hotel food
A real corker
Machines Like Me by Ian McEwan reviewed by Alex Clark
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