Clare Balding: 'This has been the year of my life'
The sports presenter talks to Alex Clark about her privileged childhood, being gay – and why she wanted to reveal her youthful kleptomania
Clare Balding on her new children's book
She's an award winning TV presenter, sports pundit and autobiography writer but the tireless Clare Balding has added yet another string to her bow - by writing a children's novel about horses.
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Clare Balding has been attacked on Twitter for her perceived 'sell-out' of presenting television coverage of the Winter Olympics. Clare, who is gay, is working in Sochi, Russia, where laws were recent...
Clare Balding: 'I want to make the world better, for women mainly'
Clare Balding has always been a popular presenter; since the Olympics, she's positively beloved. She's broken the mould for women on TV, too, and still believes sport can change the world
Why I am going to marry Clare Balding
Exclusive: Alice Arnold, Clare Balding's partner, on what the equal marriage bill means for her and the broadcaster as they prepare to convert their civil partnership.
Channel 4 reveal presenting team for Paralympics coverage
Breaking Bad actor RJ Mitte will also be part of the on-screen talent, as will F1 presenter Lee McKenzie and former Olympic champion Jonathan Edwards
Clare Balding: 'How Princess Anne left me feeling like a gibbering mess when I got my OBE'
SHE is usually completely unflappable – but presenter Clare Balding turned into a gibbering wreck yesterday as she received an OBE from Princess Anne.