Actor who played Bert Lynch in the BBC police drama Z-Cars and appeared in shows ranging from Dr Who to Nightingales
Film-makers Guillermo Galdos and Angus MacQueen’s search for the world’s biggest drug dealer was trumped by his arrest a fortnight ago, but their film is no less compelling for it
Andrew Sparrow’s rolling coverage of the Lib Dem spring conference in York, including Nick Clegg’s speech and a debate on internet surveillance
Co-authored by an algorithm, Nanni Balestrini's forward-thinking 60s novel possesses endless possibilities, writes James Bridle
With its front and back LED lights, the Sporty Supaheroe Jacket offers extra safety to runners and cyclists
Grumpy Cat, Keyboard Cat and other felines are helping people make careers out of YouTube videos. By Stuart Dredge
John Naughton: It sprang from the brain of one man, Tim Berners-Lee, and is the fastest-growing communication medium of all time. We examine how the web has transformed our lives for good and ill
Derek Jarman is remembered as an innovative film-maker and artist but his stage work is key to his career, writes Veronica Horwell
Manchester City has 11 people analysing players' data, but will a tech-driven statistical approach squeeze out intuition?
Charles Arthur: Isn't it time developers stopped trying to find problems to fit the solution and treating people like lab rats?
How to use an old computer to stream films and music, why e-readers top tablets for book-lovers, and what's the best way to learn how to be a software developer. Plus understanding one USB port from another
There is no best-location Oscar. But if there was, as the makers of Prometheus, Game of Thrones and Thor have recently found, it would surely go to Iceland, says Robert Hull
Peter Preston: When Three goes from TVs, the Birtian philosophy of something for everyone will go with it – leaving behind only hard choices
The Butler didn't do it for Oscar voters, but there are sharper ideas in some of last year's under-the-radar thrillers, writes Guy Lodge
Toby Moses reviews the latest apps