Arts & Books

James Baresel on an unlikely last stand for the exiled Stuart dynasty

Francis O’Gorman on voices the Reformation couldn’t silence

Whether you listen to this as absolute music or as the background to deliberate contemplation, you have a choice of some excellent recordings

A controversial biologist thinks so, says Michael White. But I’m not convinced

Patrick West on the ‘utter scoundrel’ of the Enlightenment

Francis Phillips on the beauty of the Counter-Reformation

Carl Curtis on the star-studded new comedy series set in ‘Heaven Inc’

Parents will always turn to St Custard’s, says Harry Mount