Barry Humphries’s diary: The bookshop ruined by Harry Potter

8 November 2014 9:00 am

Do fish have loins? Last Tuesday, in a pretentious restaurant, I ordered a ‘loin of sea trout’. It looked just…

The Italians are disgusted with our holidaymakers

23 August 2014 9:00 am

As the holidays draw to a close, Italian newspapers have been reporting with perplexity and distaste on the outlandish behaviour…

Jeremy Clarke: Despite the rioting and suicides, there’s nowhere quite like Dartmoor

27 July 2013 9:00 am

‘How was your journey?’ I said. In summer, the place next door is let to visitors on a weekly basis.…