John Harvey

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Bad Sex winners: John Harvey and Didier Decoin, who share the 2019 award

In a year of two Booker prize winners and two Nobel laureates, the Bad Sex in Fiction Award has plumped for two recipients of “Britain’s most dreaded (...)

Mary Costello: the Irish author has been nominated for a passage in her latest novel, The River Capture

The Irish author Mary Costello has been shortlisted for this year’s Bad Sex in Fiction Award. She joins Elizabeth Gilbert, the bestselling author of E(...)

Cliffe Bonfire Society smugglers at The Dorset, Lewes. Photograph: John Fleming

The moon hangs over John Harvey’s Brewery, a lunar beer mat for the pints of Dark and Old and Best ale served everywhere in the chalk-cliff-flanked So(...)

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves York Innovation Centre after a speech during a general election campaign visit  on Friday. Photograph:  Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Perched on a concrete bench outside a pound shop in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, John Harvey took a slow drag from his e-cigarette before delivering his verdic(...)

Dr Archibald Miles’ Compound Extract of Tomato is now better known as ketchup. It’s great with chips it will not cure your biliousness

For hundreds, if not thousands, of years people have been desperate to work out what makes them ill so they can work out ways to stop it happening. Bu(...)

A piece of a bomb landed in Dublin’s Kildare Street on Thursday, at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, just down from the Dáil. There were no(...)

Mary Hanafin: invested in the 130-seat Zaragoza tapas bar on Spouth William Street. Photograph: Eric Luke

A number of leading business people in Ireland have put €1 million into the pot for Dublin’s latest restaurant: the 130-seat Zaragoza tapas bar on Sou(...)