Capt Dara Fitzpatrick, who died along with her crewmates Capt Mark Duffy, Ciarán Smith and Paul Ormsby while on a search and rescue mission in March. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
Rest in peace ... They died in 2017
  • People
  • December 28, 2017, 06:00

JANUARY 8 – Peter Sarstedt, English singer/songwriter – Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)? – age 75 9 – TK Whitaker, economist and former public servan(...)

Peter Sarstedt – Born: December 10th 1941; Died: January 8th, 2017.   Photograph: PA
Obituary: Peter Sarstedt
  • People
  • January 9, 2017, 14:06

For many weeks in the spring and summer of 1969, the names of Zizi Jeanmaire, the Aga Khan and Juan-les-Pins reverberated mellifluously around the Bri(...)

Peter Sarstedt performing on stage. Photograph: David Redfern/Redferns

British singer-songwriter Peter Sarstedt has died at the age of 75. Best known for the 1969 number one hit Where Do You Go To My Lovely, his family an(...)

Tracey Thorn: “up onstage in front of an audience is a place where neurosis meets narcissism”
Funny and frank: a worthy hit
  • Books
  • February 25, 2014, 14:46

Asked by a teenage pop magazine in 1985 to name the last book she had read, Tracey Thorn recalls replying: The Bri(...)