Opinions and interviews

A matter of mathematics: Kit Yates

It’s one of the three Rs (’rithmetic), but many of us fail to see the relevance of mathematics in our modern world. We associate it with geniuses such as Einst...

Swimming under the sky

Plunging into the unknown, in whatever form that takes, is daunting but ultimately liberating, says Liz Lowe Last summer, I stood at Vobster Quay watching w...

Kevin McCloud: A man with grand designs

Kevin McCloud is a familiar face in our homes as the presenter of Grand Designs, and he’s just been awarded an MBE for his work on sustainability and energy sa...

Ken Loach:
In a different league

Film director Ken Loach loves football and it’s the Bath City FC team where his allegiance lies. Simon Horsford joins him on the terraces of Twerton Park and d...