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Soho Literary Festival in September

Soho Theatre presents 36 different events over the fourth Soho Literary Festival this September. Holly Kyte divulges what's on this year's lineup

The 3 best beaches in London

With a spate of sandy stretches cropping up all over the capital, we've chosen the three best fake beaches in London as the heatwave descends





Non-fiction best summer books 2014

As the annual indecision over which books to pack for your holiday descends, we break down the top ten non-fiction best summer books 2014


Bad girl heroine: books trend 2014

Caitlin Moran, Lena Dunham and other writers on women behaving badly are tearing up the rule book for 'girlitude', writes Laura Tennant


Medea at The National

Our run down and review of the National Theatre's adaptation of this powerful and disturbing Greek Tragedy, starring Helen McCrory and music written by Goldfrapp.