Two museums in Northampton lose their Arts Council accreditation status after the controversial sale of a 4,000-year-old Egyptian statue.
The well-known London graffiti artist King Robbo, who notoriously feuded with Banksy, dies aged 45.
Dziga Vertov's 1929 film Man with a Movie Camera is voted the greatest ever documentary in a poll of more than 300 film-makers and critics.
Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris applies for permission to appeal against his conviction for indecent assaults.
David Cameron is accused by former Labour ministers of "interfering" in the search for a new chair of the BBC Trust.
A Banksy artwork painted on the wall of a house in Cheltenham, which was at the centre of a row over its removal, has been defaced.
Four stories by children's author Dr Seuss, including early incarnations of Horton and The Grinch, are to be published 60 years after last being seen.
The English National Opera will keep taking risks despite a funding cut, according to incoming music director Mark Wigglesworth
Twenty-three journals belonging to the war poet Siegfried Sassoon, many written in the trenches, are being published online for the first time.
Afrojack, Paul Oakenfold and Steve Angello say Ibiza has become too VIP and is pricing normal people out.
Police hunting for a man wanted over the stabbing of a children's TV actor offer a £10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest and prosecution.
Actor Daniel Radcliffe's appearance at a film premiere in Mexico City is cancelled due to concerns about overcrowding.
If you've ever been confused by "are we human or are we dancer?" you're officially not alone.
A children's book prize inspired by Matilda author Roald Dahl is put on hold for two years.
Thousands of performers from across the world are in Edinburgh for the start of the world's biggest arts festival.
Councillors back plans to build 750 homes in north Devon on land part-owned by artist Damien Hirst.
Secret Cinema has finally opened its Back to the Future show to strong reviews after the late cancellation of earlier dates.
Oscar-winning make-up artist Dick Smith, who memorably transformed Marlon Brando into Vito Corleone in The Godfather, has died aged 92.
Robert Drew, the pioneer of fly-on-the-wall documentary style known as Cinema Verite, has died at the age of 90
One Direction's Midnight Memories was the biggest-selling album around the world in 2013, beating Eminem into second place, figures show.
Vince Power denies receiving any claims from PRS for Music after they brought a case which led to him being banned from staging live events.
Kylie Minogue will perform at the closing ceremony of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, organisers confirm.
Tributes are paid to Scottish actor and director Kenny Ireland who has died aged 68 after a battle against cancer.
Prolific US television producer Robert Halmi Sr, whose work won dozens of Emmy Awards, dies at the age of 90.
BBC Radio 6 Music listening figures surpass BBC Radio 3 for the first time with 1.89m weekly listeners.
Film critic Jason Solomons reviews the week's film releases, including Joe, Hercules and Earth to Echo.
The 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe has officially begun with more than 3,000 shows. The BBC's John Maguire met up with some of the performers including comedian Frank Skinner who had a close encounter with a dinosaur.
Nick Bradshaw and Sophie Fiennes discuss the outcome of the BFI's attempt to name the greatest documentaries of all time.
Newsnight reports on the growing popularity of immersive entertainment.
Campaigners who were trying to keep a Banksy mural in situ on a wall in Cheltenham are now in "race against time" to save the work after it was defaced with graffiti.