The exciting expansion of Empty Shop paves the way for Durham’s creative output to flourish.
Has UKIP descended into a "policyless and faction-ridden" party? Palatinate interviews its founder Alan Sked.
"While it would be a fantastic to do a Trudeau and come from behind to win, I would settle for an Ashdown"
'Spoken word wouldn’t even exist if traditional poetry hadn’t.'
'The peaceful protesters that went into the streets, without arms, asking for a change… I’m with these people, I’ll always be with these people.'
'All my predictions have been wrong. I didn’t think Leicester were going to win the premiership. I didn’t think Corbyn would be Labour leader. I didn’t think we would leave the EU. This shows how real politics is.'
"Think of the stereotypical idea of an acoustic musician, a guy with a guitar, and compare that to a lawyer in a suit!"