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2008-08-31 00:00:27

By TOBY YOUNG Culture As a child, I thought the New Year began in September. This wasn't just because the first day of term after the summer holidays marked the beginning of the school year. It was also because the two big television channels unveiled their new series. The custom persists to this day, with BBC1 placing its bets on Wallander - a detective series starring Kenneth Branagh - and ITV1 pinning its hopes on Lost in Austen (pictured), a drama serial in which a young woman...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).