Robin Day

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File photograph dated March 2013 of former BBC and ITN newsreader Peter Sissons, who has died at the age of 77. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

Peter George Sissons Born: July 17th, 1942 Died: October 1st, 2019 Of the many news bulletins Peter Sissons read over a 30-year career with ITN, Cha(...)

Wall hangings by Lucienne Day, one of Britain’s foremost designers of the mid-20th century.

Deep into the 21st century, there’s still no end in sight to the love affair with mid-century modern, an interiors look that’s now so ubiquitous – and(...)

A colourful lighting room by Flynn Talbot at the Victoria and Albert Museum is one of the many exhibitions of London Design Festival

“Do touch,” is the message around this year’s London Design Festival in which various installations dotted about this city-wide carnival of creations (...)

Mario Sierra of Mourne Textiles

Maison et Objet is one of the world’s biggest interiors fairs. It draws retail buyers and interior designers from all over the world to Paris ev(...)

Edna O’Brien. Photograph: Eamonn McCabe/Getty

Writer Edna O’ Brien (above), musician Christy Moore, and former rugby International Tony Ward are some of the well-known personalities who reveal (...)

Mira Koymari in her Dream Space made of newspapers
Arctic flowering in Finland

A tree grows in the tower at one end of the long, stainless steel dining table and, at the other, dangling in a turret are lamps whose shades were (...)