Weekly feature in the award-winning The New European.
Céline Martin could have been many things. What she became was a saint-maker.
The Johnny Hallyday who took the Albert Hall stage one night 10 years ago was the culmination of 50 years of myth-making.
As Gordon Ramsay recreates his ground-breaking Savoy Hotel restaurant, Sophia Deboick savours the life of Auguste Escoffier.
A 22-year-old from Frankfurt has become one of TikTok’s biggest stars. Sophia Deboick explains the simple charm behind his success… and what it says about his country.
Keith Floyd’s blend of charm and chaos turned him into a caricature when he should be remembered as a British culinary pioneer.
While ministerial sins make headlines here, ‘father of the EU’ Robert Schuman is on the path to canonisation.
A new exhibition in the city of culture celebrates fans of its 1980s 2 Tone scene, and a key moment in UK social history as races and genders united to dance.
Sophia Deboick on what might have happened if the attempt on Pope John Paul II’s life had been successful.
On the eve of an American poet’s 80th birthday, the places and people over here that broadened his horizons.