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As parts of the country face a hosepipe ban, Travis Elborough praises Britain's green lungs, a refuge from the boiling heat
Last night, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again had its premiere. Michael Simkins appeared in the original stage version of Mamma Mia! and is in the new film, released on Friday. He explains the transporting power of Sweden's greatest export – Abba songs
A new investigation into a Mississippi lynching echoes the words of a 65-year-old protest song, says Nigel Summerley
The US President came in for a lot of criticism over the past few days, but there was an upside to his visit, says Nigel Summerley
July 31st will be the 50th anniversary of the first episode of Dad's Army. Private Pike – aka Ian Lavender – recalls the joy of working on the greatest comedy in history
A look at what's included in the latest issue
It was chocks away in London today, as Harry Mount watched the RAF centenary flypast over Buckingham Palace
Lord Carrington, who has died aged 99, won the MC, served in Winston Churchill's post-war government and was Foreign Secretary under Margaret Thatcher. In 2006, Margaret Crick interviewed him for The Oldie
Harry Mount worked with Boris Johnson for five years and edited his collected Wit and Wisdom. What makes the former Foreign Secretary tick?
As the new film Mary Shelley is released, James Le Fanu explains how astonishingly prescient Frankenstein, her most famous creation, was
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