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Alexandra Pollard

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Every John Lewis Christmas advert song, ranked from worst to best

As the release of the 2019 edition arrives, we rank all the John Lewis Christmas advert covers from worst to best 

John Lewis Christmas ad song is very pleasant if a little insipid

A festive tradition, these songs are unobtrusive by necessity: they can’t overshadow the adverts themselves, which go for the pursestrings via the heartstrings

Meet grungy guitar-pop singer Zuzu

The artist takes a walk around London’s Cartoon Museum with Alexandra Pollard to talk self-expression, the UK’s north-south divide, and being bored of planet Earth

Richard Gadd interview: ‘My stalker was a victim too’

The award-winning comedian tells Alexandra Pollard why he wrote a show about the woman who sent him 40,000 emails, why he decided it wasn’t funny and how the government needs to step up to cope with a problem that has trebled since 2014