Image copyright PA Image caption An East Coast Main Line train pulls out of Peterborough station A major section of the East Coast Main Line is to close over the August bank holiday weekend as part of its £1.2bn upgrade. No trains will run between Peterborough and London stations to allow for new tracks, signals…

Neil Dowden August Wilson’s King Hedley II Overstrains For Mythic Significance King Hedley II, Theatre Royal Stratford East 3 Photo: Richard Davenport August Wilson’s American Century Cycle is an epic theatrical project of ten plays set in each decade of the 20th century, focusing on African-American experience in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. With a backdrop of the…