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Regulars

  • The Old Un's Notes
  • Raymond Briggs
  • Media Matters Stephen Glover
  • The Oldie Gang
  • Postcards from the Edge Mary Kenny
  • On The Road: Frankie Dettori Louise Flind
  • Gyles Brandreth's Diary
  • Short Cuts Anne Robinson
  • History David Horspool
  • Town Mouse Tom Hodgkinson
  • Country Mouse Giles Wood
  • I Once Met... Gianni Versace
  • Memory Lane
  • School Days Sophia Waugh
  • Home Front Alice Pitman
  • Wilfred De'Ath
  • Letter from America
  • Getting Dressed: Helena Kennedy Brigid Keenan
  • Rachel Johnson's Golden Oldies
  • British Building Styles
  • Readers' Letters
  • Literary Lunches
  • Words and Stuff Johnny Grimond
  • Rant. Satnav
  • Travel: Bologna Flora Neville
  • Travel: The best small hotels Fiona Duncan
  • Reader Trips
  • Bird of the Month
  • Overlooked Britain
  • Taking a Walk Patrick Barkham
  • God Sister Teresa
  • Funeral Service: Gavin Stamp James Hughes-Onslow
  • Profitable Wonders James Le Fanu
  • Digital Life Matthew Webster
  • Money Matters Margaret Dibben
  • The Doctor's Surgery Tom Stuttaford
  • Reader Course
  • Bridge Andrew Robson
  • Competition Tessa Castro
  • Crossword Antico
  • Ask Virginia Ironside

Features

  • Olden Life: Who were the Chipmunks? Nigel Summerley
  • Modern Life: Who is Jordan Peterson? Harry Mount
  • My dear friends from Dad's Army Ian Lavender
  • how I came to write a Ladybird Book Professor Michael Wooldridge
  • It's good to play a villain William Boyde
  • Tales of Oxbridge Heads Michael Beloff
  • My year of celibacy James Innes-Smith
  • Memories of Patrick Leigh Fermor John Julius Norwich
  • The British food revolution did not happen Roger Lewis
  • What do prime ministers actually do? Andrew Gimson
  • Staying beautiful can cost a fortune Liz Hodgkinson
  • How do you teach a child to speak 'properly'? Henry Jeffreys
  • The Way We Live Now Dafydd Jones
  • Poldark is back... a cartoonist's view Ed McLachlan

Arts

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

Books

  • Enemies Within: Communists, the Cambridge spies and the Making of Modern Britain by Richard Davenport-Hines Alan Judd
  • Science and Spiritual Practices by Rupert Sheldrake Charles Foster
  • A Roundabout Manner: Sketches of Life by William Makepeace Thackeray Lucy Hughes-Hallett
  • Milkshakes and Morphine: A Memoir of Love and Loss by Genevieve Fox Valerie Grove
  • Unaccompanied Minor by Alexander Newley Roger Lewis
  • Monsieur Ka by Vesna Goldsworthy Ysenda Maxtone Graham

Travel

Pursuits

  • Gardening David Wheeler
  • Kitchen Garden Simon Courtauld
  • Cookery Elisabeth Luard
  • Restaurants James Pembroke
  • Wine Bill Knott
  • Sport Jim White
  • Motoring Alan Judd