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In the latest issue


  • The Old Un's Notes
  • Gyles Brandreth's Diary
  • Grumpy Oldie Man Matthew Norman
  • Olden Life: Who was Rosie the Riveter? Dea Birkett
  • Modern Life: What are parliamentary ghost trains? Deborah Nash
  • Raymond Briggs
  • The Way We Live Now Dafydd Jones
  • Town Mouse Tom Hodgkinson
  • Country Mouse Giles Wood
  • Letter from America Anthony Haden-Guest
  • I Once Met... James Robertson Justice
  • Memory Lane
  • Postcards from the Edge Mary Kenny
  • School Days Sophia Waugh
  • Home Front Alice Pitman
  • Wilfred De'Ath
  • Profitable Wonders James Le Fanu
  • God Sister Teresa
  • Memorial Service: Baroness Trumpington DCVO James Hughes-Onslow
  • The Doctor's Surgery Theodore Dalrymple
  • Readers' Letters
  • Media Matters Stephen Glover
  • History David Horspool
  • Words and Stuff Johnny Grimond
  • Rant: Why no public clocks?
  • Bridge Andrew Robson
  • Competition Tessa Castro
  • Crossword El Sereno
  • Ask Virginia Ironside


  • Cuckoo about British birds: the story of our column John McEwen and Carry Akroyd
  • Vintage performance: Talking Pictures TV, the familly-run film channel Andrew Roberts
  • Norman's wisdom: the brilliance of the late historian Norman Stone Harry Mount
  • Granny, I hardly knew you: one girl's Victorian childhood diaries George Courtauld
  • Lord Longford's legacy: what he did to help prisoners like Ian Brady Rachel Billington
  • My enchanting encounter with Celia Johnson – by her son-in-law Simon Williams
  • Prepared to die: how so many planned to take poison if the Nazis arrived Nicholas Tucker
  • Read all about you: a living obituary means you get to read the nice stuff Adrian Dannatt


  • An Englishman in New York Frances Wilson
  • Second World War US airbases in East Anglia William Cook
  • Overlooked Britain Lucinda Lambton
  • Taking a Walk Patrick Barkham
  • On the Road: Jimmy Cliff Louise Flind


  • Harvest Bells: New and Uncollected Poems by John Betjeman, by Kevin J Gardner Paul Dean
  • King of the World: The Life of Louis XIV, by Philip Mansel Hamish Robinson
  • Mud and Stars: Travels in Russia with Pushkin and Other Geniuses of the Golden Age, by Sara Wheeler Frances Welch
  • Homesick: Why I Live in a Shed, by Catrina Davies Tanya Gold
  • High Performance, by Peter Grimsdale Alan Judd
  • Women's Work, by Megan K Stack Ysenda Maxtone Graham
  • Live a Little, by Howard Jacobson Charles Keen


  • Film Marcus Berkmann
  • Theatre Paul Bailey
  • Radio Valerie Grove
  • Television Roger Lewis
  • Music Richard Osborne
  • Festivals Rachel Johnson
  • Exhibitions Huon Mallalieu


  • Gardening David Wheeler
  • Kitchen Garden Simon Courtauld
  • Cookery Elisabeth Luard
  • Restaurants James Pembroke
  • Drink Bill Knott
  • Sport Jim White
  • Motoring Alan Judd
  • Digital Life Matthew Webster
  • Money Margaret Dibben
  • Bird of the Month: Cormorant John McEwen