Arts & Entertainment

Holiday readers prepare for annual Martina Cole ordeal

THE UK's once-a-year book readers are preparing to read about tough-talking East End crime families.

Life-changing albums downgraded to day-changing

THE unlimited availability of free music means that an album will not change how you see the world for more than a day.

New Doctor Who not going to have any science fiction elements

THE next series of Doctor Who is going to be about an actual doctor, the BBC has announced.

All TripAdvisor reviews written by same weird man

ALL the reviews on TripAdvisor have been written by a single socially-isolated misfit.

Rain fails to dampen Womad crowd's tiresome positivity

DESPITE poor weather, everyone at this year's Womad festival remained nauseatingly upbeat.

Lads' mags to come in 'bite-through' packaging

'LADS' magazines are to be sold in bags that readers must tear apart with their teeth to view the nudity within.

Bring back drugs, say music experts

RECORD lows in UK drug consumption explain the current music scene, say experts.

'Comic book universe' takes about two hours to create

A COMPLETE 'comic book universe' that can be made into graphic novels and films takes about two hours to create, it has emerged.