James Bond’s greatest hits – and biggest misses

Read more: Billie Eilish to sing new Bond theme Top five Bond themes 4) Diamonds are Forever, Shirley Bassey Film: Diamonds are Forever, 1971 Highest UK chart position: 38 Sample lyric: “Diamonds are forever, hold one up and then caress it. Touch it, stroke it and undress it…” John Barry and Don Black’s tune may have been considered too near the knuckle by producer Harry Saltzman, but it still won the duo an Ivor Novello songwriting award. One of Black’s proudest moments was being told by director Steven Spielberg how highly he rated the track. 2) We Have All the Time in the World, Louis Armstrong Film: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, 1969 Highest UK chart position: 3 Sample lyric: …

‘Why I’m happy being self-partnered at Christmas’

‘I’m scared of ice-skating’ “Dating at Christmas is expensive and there are so many other things going on.” Daniel Barry is happily single. And he’s not alone – Radio 1 Newsbeat spoke to several people who are rejecting being part of a cosy couple. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Get me off the… ice, ice baby The 27-year-old from Belfast is actively avoiding classic festive dates. “Christmas markets are expensive and I’m terrified of ice skating. I don’t want to make a fool of myself while getting to know someone. I’m also scared of getting a finger chopped off!” ‘It’s nice to be selfish’ Hannah Domney’s been in a relationship for the past four years but split with her …

10 things you need to know about the campaign

We’ve had key messages hammered home, the odd gaffe and rows over TV debates. But what else have we learnt since Boris Johnson called a snap election? 1) It’s been a presidential-style campaign But, during a sit-down interview with BBC Breakfast, Mr Corbyn said it was “not a presidential election”. He was responding to a question on whether he has been a hindrance on the doorstep, amid reports that some candidates are finding voters do not want to support him personally. Image copyright Getty Images The battleground is no longer just on the doorstep and campaign trail – as we know, it’s online too. On Facebook, the parties splurged the cash. At one point earlier this month, the Facebook Ad …

The art of hunting down stolen treasures

Image caption Charley Hill led an art and antiques recovery unit as a Scotland Yard detective Mr Hill knows what he’s talking about, having helped solve one of the most high-profile art crimes of the 20th Century – the 1994 theft from an Oslo museum of an 1893 version of Edvard Munch’s The Scream. The Norwegian authorities called in Mr Hill’s then employers, the Metropolitan Police, for help in finding the painting, which was taken with embarrassing ease. Posing as a “slightly dodgy, mid Atlantic-accented art dealer”, the undercover detective sergeant managed to make contact with the criminals responsible. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption “A masterpiece will tell you itself that it’s a masterpiece – it just jumps out …