Shakespeare on stage stands somewhat harried amid a cultural battlefield at the moment. Who gets to do it and how is under scrutiny. Do you cut it, rewrite it, fully colour-blind cast it, gender-flip play
Brian Moore's Full Contact podcast: 'Rugby’s Premiership is starting to resemble Football’s Premier League'
We have a repeat of last year's Premiership final as the top two sides in the country, Saracens and Exeter, both won their home semi-finals with ease to set up a thrilling final in Twickenham on Saturday.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says star striker Harry Kane is in a "very positive situation" and could be fit to feature in Saturday's Champions League final. The Argentinian coach has been without
Marine Le Pen's National Rally party grabbed the headlines in France by narrowly winning first place ahead of President Emmanuel Macron's Renaissance party in the EU elections. At a rally held before results
Giro d'Italia 2019: What time does stage 16 start, what TV channel can I watch it on and what does the profile look like?
Stage 16 of the Giro d'Italia is on Tuesday May 28, 2019. The 16th stage at the Giro d'Italia, the 226km run from Lovere to Ponte di Legno, gets under way at 9.30am (BST). Telegraph Sport's live coverage
It was a remarkable night for Europe’s Greens. They made dramatic gains, and across large parts of the continent it was they who held off the challenge from the populist Right, as the traditional centre
Ring the bells! Johanna Konta has won a match at the French Open. After four failed attempts stretching back to 2015, Konta overcame Antonia Lottner – a German qualifier with a huge wingspan – in straight
Shock! Horror! Conservatives and Labour alike are today licking the grievous wounds they suffered at the hands of the newborn Brexit Party, the resurrected Lib Dems and the formerly wilted Greens. But
Jo Swinson and Ed Davey to battle for Lib Dem leadership as party aims to build on European election gains
Jo Swinson and Sir Ed Davey are set to battle for the leadership of the Liberal Democrats as the party attempts to capitalise on its European election gains. Ms Swinson, the deputy leader of the party,
Almost all new homes in some parts of the country are funded by the Help to Buy equity loan scheme, raising fears about a house price slump when the programme ends. The Government lends buyers up to 20pc
With 20 laps of the Monaco Grand Prix remaining, leader Lewis Hamilton seemed to feel that victory was in serious doubt. He feared his tyres would not hold on until the end. "I don't know what you were
Fiat Chrysler has put forward plans for merger with French carmaker Renault worth almost €33bn (£29bn) to create one of the world’s largest automotive giants. Under the terms of its proposal the “transformative”
England face Afghanistan in a World Cup 2019 warm-up match at the Oval today, The hosts named 12 players in their team at the Oval, including captain Eoin Morgan. The batsman suffered a fracture to his
Game of Thrones: The Last Watch, review: interesting tidbits, but this by-the-numbers documentary avoided the big questions
It’s just a week since the finale of Game of Thrones but already the episode has become calcified in the collective memory as one of the most divisive ever conclusions to a major television series. So
In the late 1970s, 20th Century Fox began auditioning directors for Alien, a science fiction script they had in the works. One of the names initially considered to make the film was Robert Aldrich, the
Shining star and ruthless assassin: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is Arsenal's primary threat in Europa League final
It was the cold-blooded nature of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s hat-trick in Valencia, as much as the hat-trick itself, that underlined the elite predatory qualities of the man who will lead Arsenal’s attack
'There is no design to being a role model': Dustin Lance Black on parenthood and growing up gay in a Mormon family
Growing up in a Mormon family in a deeply conservative military town in Texas in the early 1980s, Dustin Lance Black was told repeatedly and unambiguously that homosexuality was “akin to murder”. Yet already
Europa League final 2019, Chelsea vs Arsenal: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?
Chelsea vs Arsenal, the 2019 Europa League final - and Arsenal's last chance of securing Champions League football. Unlike the rest of the competition the final is on a Wednesday night - May 29. The game
Maybe you can dance, but I know you can’t dance like Héloïse Letissier. As the 30-year-old French synth-pop artist, alias Christine and the Queens, swung around the stage at All Points East, it was as
Jeremy Corbyn under pressure from senior Labour figures to fully commit to second Brexit referendum after disastrous European
Jeremy Corbyn is under growing pressure to call for a second Brexit referendum in all circumstances after the Labour Party was battered at the ballot box at the European elections. The Labour leader said
How to watch the Champions League final 2019: TV channel and streaming options for Tottenham vs Liverpool
Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur meet in Madrid for the first all-English Champions League final since 2008 when Manchester United triumphed over Chelsea on penalties. Both teams' run to the biggest game
While the Brexit Party was the clear individual winner in the UK's European elections, picking up a third of the national vote, straightforwardly pro-Brexit parties were actually out-polled by those who
'I don’t believe in destiny, I believe in hard work': Bronte Law takes first LPGA win at Pure Silk Championship
Bronte Law has become the third young Englishwoman to break into golf’s elite with a maiden wire-to-wire success in Virginia. The 24-year-old followed Charley Hull and Georgia Hall in the the LPGA Tour’s
Champions League final 2019, Tottenham vs Liverpool: What time is kick-off, where is the game and what are the latest odds?
Tottenham vs Liverpool, the 2019 Champions League final. After two incredible comebacks - Liverpool vs Barcelona and Spurs against Ajax - we have an all-English final. The champions League final will place
How to fail an Oxbridge interview: the day I realisd a spoilt public school girl wasn't what they were looking for
Even though it’s 2019 and we’re supposed to be beyond judging one another, there are subtle ways that certain British sorts still manage it. By a person’s accent, shoes, haircut and postcode. Also, where