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Sir Paul McCartney to warm up for Glastonbury at surprise Somerset gig

Tickets to the gig in Frome sold out in under an hour

Jun 23, 2022
UK

Emily Eavis thanks Glastonbury festivalgoers for their commitment and support

The gates to Glastonbury opened on Wednesday as thousands of ticket-holders streamed into Worthy Farm.
Jun 23, 2022
UK

Billy Bragg speaks about Glastonbury trip with Boris Johnson in 2000

The singer will play at the Left Field tent from 9pm on Friday.
Jun 23, 2022
UK

Glastonbury braces for thunderstorms as downpours to sweep south

Revellers face missing day two of the festival as a yellow weather warning adds to the travel disruption

Jun 23, 2022
UK

Ofcom chief directs BBC to be ‘much more transparent’ with viewers

The media watchdog has tracked viewers’ experience, interaction and feelings towards the BBC.
Jun 22, 2022
UK

Excitement and ‘abject panic’ for Glastonbury revellers taking train to festival

Many punters arrived early for their trains from Paddington.
Jun 22, 2022
UK

Glastonbury fans set to experience weather of ‘two halves’

The annual music festival kicks off today after a three-year break due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Jun 22, 2022
Showbiz

Eurovision winners Kalush Orchestra announced for Glastonbury 2022

They will be performing on Friday on Shangri-La’s Truth Stage

Jun 21, 2022
UK

Stormzy ‘extremely blessed’ to receive honorary degree from University of Exeter

The grime artist shared advice with the class of 2020 graduating after the pandemic.
Jun 21, 2022
UK

Artists form World Weather Network in response to the global climate crisis

The group will share “weather reports” for one year from June 21.
Jun 20, 2022
UK

Lewis Goodall leaves BBC’s Newsnight to join Emily Maitlis and Jon Sopel

The reporter will take up his new role at Global in September.
Jun 20, 2022
UK

Giant puppet tours England to mark World Refugee Week

Little Amal represents millions of displaced refugee children separated from their families.
Jun 19, 2022
UK

Ruth Ozeki on winning Women’s Prize for Fiction ‘wonderful by-product’

The prestigious prize was for original fiction written in English by women from anywhere in the world.
Jun 16, 2022
UK

Ruth Ozeki’s The Book Of Form And Emptiness wins Women’s Prize for Fiction

The winning novel explores loss, growing up and our attachment to material things.
Jun 15, 2022
UK

The Handmaid’s Tale voted top book written by a woman for men to read

The poll was part of a Women’s Prize for Fiction campaign.
Jun 10, 2022
UK

Seven artists shortlisted for Artes Mundi prize

The winner of the biennial award will be announced during a six-month exhibition of the contenders’ work.
Jun 9, 2022
UK

Gardeners’ World host unveils blue plaque for first female landscape gardener

Fanny Wilkinson paved the way for women to enter the gardening profession.
Jun 7, 2022
UK

Government is ‘genuinely open-minded’ about future of BBC funding model

Culture minister Julia Lopez appeared before the Lords Communications and Digital Committee as part of its inquiry into funding the broadcaster.
Jun 7, 2022
UK

Jeff Koons sculpture expected to raise millions for Ukraine humanitarian effort

The magenta sculpture will be exhibited in St James’s Square in London from June 14.
Jun 7, 2022
UK

Broadcaster, soap star and former Love Islander reveal impact of prostate cancer

It is the first time a men’s health charity has had an all-female cast to discuss the disease.
Jun 7, 2022
UK

Mary Berry helps bake winning Platinum Pudding for One Show jubilee special

The winning trifle was chosen from nearly 5,000 entries.
Jun 2, 2022