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Let’s talk about sex, baby, Notebook

Let’s talk about sex, baby

By the time sex education was taught at my secondary school at the end of year nine, one girl had already left to have a baby and another was pregnant; a little too late then, perhaps?

By | Notebook | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 12:00 pm

Caught & Social: Wedding bells for Lily?, Notebook

Caught & Social: Wedding bells for Lily?

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 11:58 am

Today from <i>i</i>: Simon Cowell and his judges, Notebook

Today from i: Simon Cowell and his judges

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 11:53 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 11:45 am

Hana: Hanna: Exclusive Interview with Saoirse Ronan and Joe Wright, Film

Hana: Hanna: Exclusive Interview with Saoirse Ronan and Joe Wright

A 16-year-old who was raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe, tracked by a ruthless intelligence agent and her operatives.

By | Film | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 11:34 am

Pinochet refugee and eastern Europe’s “big society”, Arts

Pinochet refugee and eastern Europe’s “big society”

East London’s RED Gallery is opening its latest show — GDR Art From the City of Schwedt – today [Friday 6 May]. The back-story of the exhibition is worth dwelling on, as is the story of some of those who have brought it to fruition. RED, for those who are interested, is a semi-permanent pop-up [...]

By | Arts | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 10:41 am

Online House Hunter: Welsh wonders, Property

Online House Hunter: Welsh wonders

Our Online House Hunter, Alan Cleaver, feels the Welsh hills calling…

By | Property | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 7:00 am

iBet: It’s do-or-die for both Blackpool and Tottenham, Sport

iBet: It’s do-or-die for both Blackpool and Tottenham

Spurs v Blackpool, Premier League, Saturday 5.30pm

Lay under 2.5 goals at 2-1 with Betfair
It really is a crunch weekend in the Premier League at the top and bottom with a couple of do-or-die relegation battles on Saturday and then the top two going head to head on Sunday. The game that jumps off the [...]

By | Sport | Friday, 6 May 2011 at 12:01 am

Shades of Grey, Eagle Eye

Shades of Grey

I admire Jemima Khan. Her guest-edited edition of the New Statesman recently was a triumph. But her comment in this week’s edition, in which several notables were asked if they regretted voting Liberal Democrat in last year’s general election, contains a crashing non sequitur:
I was very clear about who I did not want to vote [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 5 May 2011 at 9:55 pm

Is TV Too Gay?, Eagle Eye

Is TV Too Gay?

Number 603 in my series of Questions to Which the Answer is No is asked by Fox TV, concerned about the appearance of two gay high-school couples in the latest instalment of Glee, which I believe to be a popular comedy drama series, although it may also contain elements of the oxymoron “reality show”. (Thanks [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 5 May 2011 at 8:50 pm

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