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Lucy Noakes

I begin this review with a confession. I am an inveterate weeper. I cry in the cinema, at television programmes and at the news. Music can leave...

In August 1932 the German artist Käthe Kollwitz was present at the unveiling of the war memorial she had designed at the German war cemetery in...

In modern Britain not a day goes by without a new diet fad, intimate coverage of celebrity weight loss (or gain) and advice on the importance of...