Archive for: 2014

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A Picture of Schizophrenia

In Schizophrenia Awareness Week, Jane Bostock reflects on having a parent with the diagnosis.
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On Yer Bike

Getting motivated to kit up and do some exercise can be a royal pain in the chuff. Avid cyclist Fern Britton weighs up the pros and cons of getting yo...
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Feminists kick the crap out of builders, right?

Squirly logic on a poster for a new gym gets Holly Walsh thinking.
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100 Days as a Biscuit: week one

Pippa Evans begins her no makeup project on a remote island. Is this cheating? The cows aren’t fussed, but a trip to a fancy restaurant tes...
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The Round-Up

Amanda Wilkie bravely wades through the Internet so you don’t have to.
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Are the statistics of tickets a joke?

Sales of tickets to see female comics have shot up in the last years. But before we start looking for bunting, Helen Zaltzman thought it wise...
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On the Road – With My Mum

After the death of her father, Jane Hill decided to take her mum on the US road trip they’d always dreamed of. What could possibly go wrong...
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Mothers of Monsters: Women and Gothic Fiction

As a new exhibition devoted to all things goth opens at the British Library, Tina Jackson shines a light on the women writers that shaped the...
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A Sporting Chance

Where are women judged solely on their performance? Clare Balding knows a place.
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100 Days as a Biscuit: week 13

It’s the final week of Pippa Evans’ biscuit challenge.