Polly Devlin

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Ammonite: Francis Lee’s BBC Films-backed movie stars Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan

Once upon a time, movie moguls were cinema’s biggest mystery. Wreathed in cigar smoke and secrets, the puppet masters who ran the studios were even le(...)

The Instagarden from Argos who have thought long and hard about what is trending in gardening.  File photograph: Getty Images

Argos goes green What with Chelsea just finished and Bloom just beginning and the arrival, finally, of some decent weather we’ve all gone garden mad.(...)

Hamish Bowles apartment, New York

To my astonishment I have written and published a big book on New York houses. You could knock me down with a feather. Anyway. This is how it happened(...)

Lucinda Creighton: busy maintaining high profile for Reform Alliance. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

“I hear talk going on all the time about forming new parties, and things like that, and that’s all very appropriate in a democracy. But they should re(...)

Ben Okri autographs his work

It’s a special festival when audience venues are an atmospheric family chapel, a charming light-filled ballroom overlooking fields with sheep, and a “(...)

Empress of Fashion

‘I’ve always been so flattered that anyone, whatever his status, feels he can ask me to a party.” Have you ever read anything so ambiguously gr(...)