English actress Diana Rigg as Emma Peel: a cool all of her own. Photograph:   Terry Disney/Express/Getty Images

Dame Diana Rigg, who died on Tuesday aged 82, will have long known that all her obituarists would find space for Mrs Emma Peel in their opening p(...)

Honor Blackman: the James Bond and Avengers star in 2008. Photograph: Rosie Greenway/Getty

Honor Blackman, best-known for playing the Bond girl Pussy Galore, has died aged 94. The family of the actor, who became a household name in Britain i(...)