On my radar: Nick Laird's cultural highlights

On my radar: Nick Laird's cultural highlights

Arlo Parks: ‘I love the whole summery vibe.’ Photograph: Thomas Jackson/AlamyThe title is taken from a line in one of my wife’s novels, though I’m not listening to it because of that.Capernaum: ‘Astonishingly powerful.’ Photograph: AlamyThe war in Syria entered its 10th year in March.

Prince William and Kate Middleton's beloved dog Lupo dies: 'We will miss him so much'

Prince William and Kate Middleton's beloved dog Lupo dies: 'We will miss him so much'

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge made a heartbreaking announcement on Sunday: Their dog Lupo has died.In 2016, the royal pup was famously photographed playing with Prince George, getting a taste of his ice cream, in the photos Kensington Palace shared for the prince's third birthday.

Cocker spaniel puppies and mum worth £14,000 stolen by thieves

Cocker spaniel puppies and mum worth £14,000 stolen by thieves

The litter of seven puppies and their mum were taken from a caravan (Picture: SWNS)Pet owners have been left ‘utterly heartbroken’ after seven cocker spaniel puppies and their mother were snatched from a caravan in Cambridgeshire.

Rescued ducklings saved from slaughter become best friends with dog

Rescued ducklings saved from slaughter become best friends with dog

Boris with his pet duck Shushi (Picture: Boris Bozhinov/SWNS/Cambridge)When he found the ducklings, Boris was on his way to work and so had to keep them in a box during his shift.The ducklings have fallen in love with their pooch sister, seven-year-old Daria (Picture: Boris Bozhinov/SWNS Cambridge).

Christmas puppies have each been named after Santa's reindeer

Christmas puppies have each been named after Santa's reindeer

(Picture: SWNS- Cambridge) The dogs will remain at the home to be cared for over Christmas Day and until they are old enough to go to their ‘forever’ home.

Three stolen dogs found after owner recognised their barking 90 miles from home

Three stolen dogs found after owner recognised their barking 90 miles from home

The owner, who wishes to remain anonymous, recognised their barking after being called by a resident (Picture: Cambridge News/BPM Media)