First prize for eclecticism

The South Bank Sky Arts Awards were a telling snapshot of today’s ‘culture of the nation’, says Peter Aspden


The man who will be welcoming the world to the 2012 London Olympics welcomes Mihir Bose to his Grade II-listed house in a little Kent village

Tom Jones, Union Chapel, London

His new album casts him as a gospel-blues singer, a seeker after divine truth, but can he pull off the biblical gravitas act on stage?