Watch: First trailer for Trainspotting 2

The follow-up to the 90s cult classic will be released in cinemas in January 2017

Non!

Such a beautiful mid-July morning it was, as I drove through the rolling valleys of the Lomagne in south-west France,…

A guide to ‘the experts’ for the under-tens

Who are the experts? Experts are the clever people. They know about things that most people don’t understand. Experts become…

Gallery: Bob Dylan’s new art exhibition

The latest collection of paintings by the newly-crowned Nobel Laureate is set to be unveiled in London

Crime fiction is finally getting the critical respect it deserves

Could a crime novel triumph for the second year in a row at the Man Booker Prize?

Of course women are angry drivers. We share the roads with men

A new study claims women are more prone to road rage than men

How to buy contemporary art

A guide to picking out the perfect artwork and the pitfalls to avoid

Five reasons why the Jack Reacher novels are brilliant

Stav Sherez explains why Lee Child’s creation is worthy of critical respect and picks out five must-read Reacher novels

Barcelona makes London look like Luton

On a visit to the Catalan capital, Julie Burchill is reminded why she hates punk

5 exhibitions to see

From Caravaggio to Turner Prize nominees, there are some fantastic exhibitions open across the UK this autumn and winter

Why golf is hot right now

Golf is on a high thanks to the Ryder Cup, Olympic gold and suitcase-related mayhem

Five of Europe’s greatest Ryder Cup wins

Thomas Bjørn’s men can take inspiration from these memorable triumphs

The end of the ironing age

With technology steaming ahead, it could be time to say goodbye to our irons

Gallery: David Bowie’s art collection

The Starman’s private art collection is going under the hammer in November

The Donald, Jacko and me

In 1990, a cub reporter found himself on a private jet with Donald Trump and Michael Jackson. He wasn’t told where they were going. That young journalist was Alex Connock

The rise and fall of the Cameron Chumocracy

Untangling the intricate web of trusted old pals who surrounded the Prime Minister… and led him to his downfall

Car of wonder

The new McLaren Spider 650S
handles like an absolute dream

Letting the hard left off the leash

Jon Lansman is the head of Momentum, the movement trying to chase every moderate out of the Labour party

Stilettos, feminist? You’re fooling yourself

I have a pile of press cuttings about women who maim people with shoes; there have been 150 violent crimes…

The fox: Friend or foe?

When you see a fox, what do you feel? More than any other animal in Britain, the fox can elicit a…

Heady times as the great hat revival takes off

Everyday headgear is no longer the exclusive realm of the eccentric and attention-seeking

The Wish List

Time is money… so why not mark its passing with a classic heirloom watch?