Phil Coulter at the launch of his book, Bruised Never Broken, with broadcaster Eamon Dunphy who said the book was ‘fantastic’. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Writing his memoir was “up there” with the many challenges Phil Coulter (77) has faced in his professional career, he said at the launch of Bruised Ne(...)

The Order of Service at the funeral of comedian Sean Hughes at Islington and Camden Cemetery in London. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Sean Hughes was laid to rest at a London crematorium on Monday to the sound of Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now by The Smiths. The comedian, who died on(...)

Uber: Those seeking a lift are calling it more than taxis. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images

Travellers on business calling app ride-hailers Uber and Lyft, those ride-hailing, app-based companies have overtaken both taxis and car rental usage(...)