9 TV Characters Who Owe It All to Shakespeare

Forgive the hyperbole, gentle reader. The stories upon which William Shakespeare based the plays that have so inspired these TV shows are older than he is, and as there’s still some debate as to whether one man actually wrote all …

'Sherlock' Stars Read WWII Love Letters

If you find dating hard now, imagine what it was like during wartime.

WWII soldier Chris Barker, stationed in Cairo, and former colleague Morse code interpreter Bessie Moore, based in London, kept in touch by exchanging letters topped up with romantic sentiments.