The epicentre of UK child poverty is in Birmingham, where children in 81% of families are affected, says a disturbing new report
What happened to the hundreds who worked at Littleton colliery after the pit closed in 1993? Chris Arnot gets a preview of a new exhibition featuring photographs of and interviews with its former coal miners
The beer travels 50 yards from brewery to pub tap at the Burton Bridge Inn in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire.
Home on vacation in 1972, a photography student saw that the essence of his Welsh town was about to be torn apart by redevelopment. Now the social significance of his images has been recognised. Chris Arnot reports
Hull academics are eagerly examining letters written by Philip Larkin – once the university’s librarian. Chris Arnot reports
The colourful Hindu festival of Holi heralds the start of spring and the celebrations include some delicious festive snacks. Top chef Vivek Singh shares his favourite recipes with Chris Arnot