The NHS is the political battleground on which May’s election is likely to be fought. The Labour leader thinks it is the Conservative’s Achilles’ heel and raises it every week in Prime Minister’s Ques... More

Jim Thompson is a Gateshead lad who left school to work as an apprentice in the Neptune Yard, Wallsend (yes the one mentioned by Jimmy Nail in the song... More

We had a lively discussion on this morning’s Woman to Woman show which resulted in a listener saying "I’d better hang up my hot pants then!".  More

Somewhere deep in the city of Istanbul, I got out of the cab and walked into the building, then took the elevator up to their apartment. I’ve never been in an elevator quite like that one – it had no inside... More

“I must be such a disappointment to God.” That was my first though when I began to seriously consider that the dark clouds in my mind might not be circumstantial, but depression. I was raised in a Christian... More

Over the past couple of weeks, there have been reams of analyses and volumes of interviews regarding... More

It’s the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and many survivors are there today, praying... More

But there are other things that just can’t be repeated for the sake of trust and connection: fabrications, dishonesty, adultery, addiction, rage, disrespect – that sort of repetition.They say grace loves... More

Many eyes were on one woman this Monday as Libby Lane became the first female bishop in the Church of... More

Into the WoodsRating 7½/10   12A   125 minsStephen Sondheim’s musical has been consistently popular since it was first performed nearly 30 years ago. Someone, somewhere, whether professional or amateur,... More