Dir: Adrian Noble. Cast: Timothy Spall, Vanessa Redgrave, Stephen Lord, David Schaal, Wendy Morgan, Michael Keogh. PG cert, 91 min The last time Timothy Spall went at it with a paintbrush, it was for Leigh’s
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. British actress Lesley Manville was 59 years old when here career changed overnight. She was already well known in England for scores of films with innovative director Mike Leigh,
Manchester crowds hear why march that ended in 18 deaths still has relevance in modern Britain Hundreds of people summoned the spirit of 1819 with a powerful and provocative demonstration against 21st-century
The bicentenary of one of Britain’s bloodiest political struggles will be marked in Manchester on Friday with a series of events in memory of the Peterloo Massacre. Picnics, a march and special exhibitions
Mike Leigh is right to call the massacre a ‘major, major event’ – it can teach us much about our country today “Several mounds of human beings still remained where they had fallen, crushed down, and smothered.
There’s lots to love about this show from the Wardrobe Ensemble, creators of Education, Education, Education. It’s in the way the four sisters (surname Pelican) represent their late mother in identical
The British TV play was once the envy of the world. In this age of binge-watching, a revival is due We have reached peak box-set in British TV drama. The quest to bring viewers the next Killing Eve or