In Elspeth's Boyfriend pages you can enjoy Christmas dinner with Begbie from the infamous Trainspotting, and see how warmly Franco greets his sister's boyfriend and the news of their engagement.
Hilarious, shocking and hugely entertaining, Elspeth's Boyfriend has all the classic Irvine Welsh ingredients
Charles and Di, Blur vs. Oasis, mobile phones or dial tones... the Nineties were a cultural and technological melting pot. Here, from J. K. Rowling to Jonathan Coe, Ben Okri to Helen Fielding, are some of the authors who best captured the decade in words.
This May we celebrate outsiders: the people on the fringes; those who go against the grain.