‘Wolfwalkers’ Review: What Big Eyes You’ll Have Watching Tomm Moore’s Environmental Fairy Tale

As a girl, Robyn is expected to stay at home, doing scullery duty, but she sneaks out instead. Robyn fears the worst when she comes face to face with a wolf in a clearing, although this one looks different: It’s cuter, almost cuddly, and has the same three dots high on its cheek earlier seen […]

Letters: Extinction Rebellion is a force for good

In 2014, the Observer published an article about a reformed alcoholic who donated a kidney altruistically to mark 20 years of sobriety. Her story inspired me and I made my donation in February 2015. End of story. But it wasn’t. I have learned so much, have been able to act as a mentor to potential […]

‘A normal bike is much safer than an electric one!’ Simon Cowell’s brother Tony pokes fun at the mogul’s back injury in playful tweet

His Britain’s Got Talent co-star Amanda Holden has been promoted to head judge on the show as he is forced to miss the competition’s semi-finals to recover, with Diversity star Ashley Banjo filling in his role.

Williams F1 team appoints Simon Roberts as acting team principal

She stepped down after last Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza, bringing to an end more than 40 years of Williams family involvement. Her father Frank Williams co-founded the team in 1977.

Nicole Scherzinger and Thom Evans wear matching outfits as they party with Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman

Nicole wrote: “Happy #LaborDay weekend. Thank you to the essential workers for all your hard work, particularly in these challenging times. We are so grateful for you and celebrate you this weekend!”

Simon Cowell to launch Britain’s Got Talent Christmas special with famous faces returning

According to reports, the show will be a “Christmas celebration… featuring some of the greats of BGT” and all of the judges, including Simon – if he has recovered from his back injury.

Playwright Simon Stephens: ‘The same old agonies return to haunt you’

Since then, the cursing and sobbing have been plentiful. His retelling of the 7 July 2005 attacks, Pornography, debuted at the 2008 Edinburgh fringe, followed a year later by a monologue, Sea Wall, which related in harrowing detail a swimming trip that goes tragically wrong. His next full-scale play, Punk Rock (also 2009), transplanted an […]

North Carolina home of Nina Simone gets permanent protection

Simone taught herself to play piano in the wooden cottage as a young girl in the 1930s, The National Trust said. Nearly 90 years later, the three-room, 660-square foot (61-square-meter) clapboard house had fallen into disrepair when four Black artists purchased the property in 2017 to ensure its legacy.

Simon Cowell is planning Christmas Britain’s Got Talent special ‘to help boost ITV ratings’ over the festive period

The music mogul has insisted producers have made the show the best it can be despite social distancing now being in place – and has even hinted he will indeed appear at the live final in October, despite being on bed rest.  

Simon Cowell Happy To Do Botox

“Of course I”ve had it. For me it”s like cleaning my teeth – something makes your teeth whiter or something stops you having lines,” says Cowell. He was discussing the topic with Piers Morgan, in the Life Stories TV show.