The Kid Stays in the Picture at the Royal Court

The Kid Stays in the Picture at the Royal Court

The Kid Stays in the Picture7 Royal Court Jerwood Theatre Until 8 April 2017 Box Office 020 7565 5000 The title is from Daryl F Zanuck’s order he bawled through his loud-speaker at the cast of the 1957 movie version of The Sun Also Rises, all of whom, including Tyrone...

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A Comedy About A Bank Robbery

A Comedy About A Bank Robbery

A Comedy About A Bank Robbery The Criterion Theatre Tickets from £12.50 With their prior (and still running after four years) play The Play That Goes Wrong, the Lamda theatrical group Mischief Theatre managed to strike farcical gold. Focusing on a wholly inept group of actors totally murdering a murder-mystery...

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16- year old boy sole survivor of migrant boat tragedy

16- year old boy sole survivor of migrant boat tragedy

Dozens of people are feared drowned after a rubber boat carrying migrants and refugees from Libya sank in the Mediterranean. The sole survivor, a 16-year-old Gambian boy, told rescuers that 146 other people including children and pregnant women were on board when the boat sank. A Spanish frigate, the Canarias, found the...

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Local children perform at Pullen Day Centre for Easter

Local children perform at Pullen Day Centre for Easter

Westminster residents young and old came together to celebrate Easter, at a celebration of community and kindness organised with Share The Miracle Campaign. Pupils from the St Barnabas CE Primary School performed a medley of songs and hymns to those attending the Pullen Day Centre in Pimlico and then gave...

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New technology will clear cheques in one working day

New technology will clear cheques in one working day

Bank customers who pay into their accounts with a cheque will soon see their money cleared much faster. While the process can currently take up to six days, the money could be in the account within one working day. The organisation that manages the cheque clearing system will phase the...

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Obituary: David Rockefeller

Obituary: David Rockefeller

As the last living grandchild of John D Rockefeller, the founder of Standard Oil and the US’s first billionaire, the death of David Rockefeller at age 101 marks the end of an era. The Rockefeller family took the epitaph of Sir Christopher Wren’s tomb in St Paul’s Cathedral (“Reader, if...

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