The town with a brighter future thanks to books
Booker short list made up of first-time nominees
Bloody Scotland: The festival with a sense of fun
Jane Austen fans turn heads on festival train trip
Queen of African horror: I am terrified of ghosts
The secrets to Ireland's Booker Prize success
This Cultural Life. Melvyn Bragg. Audio, 43 minutesThis Cultural Life
Writer and broadcaster Melvyn Bragg reveals his formative creative influences.
Arts & Ideas. Depicting AIDS in Drama. Audio, 44 minutesArts & Ideas
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Russell T Davies, Jill Nalder, Sabina Dosani and Matthew Sweet recorded with an audience
Heartstopper and Babalola win TikTok Book Awards
Belarus declares 19th Century poems 'extremist'
In Our Time. Colette (Summer Repeat) Audio, 51 minutesIn Our Time
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Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss a major force in French culture in the 20th century
Literature festival announces celebrity guests
Disney's Snow White: Has the fairy tale gone sour?
This Cultural Life. Stephen Fry. Audio, 43 minutesThis Cultural Life
Actor, writer and broadcaster Stephen Fry reveals his cultural influences.
Stamps celebrate Terry Pratchett's Discworld saga
How Heartstopper helped older fan open up on sexuality
Virginia Woolf's personal copy of debut resurfaces
Book festival line-up begins to take shape
Essex Serpent author becomes university chancellor
Novelist Caryl Lewis wins Wales Book of the Year
Rushdie has 'crazy dreams' about stabbing attack
Dylan Thomas' copy of first book up for auction
Charlie Watts' book collection to be auctioned
Lost 'masterpiece' returns after bartender's quest