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The shortlist for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards is out - and you have a chance to vote for your favourite.
Luxury confectionery crafters Biscuiteers have re-created the glory of French Renaissance-style chateau Waddesdon Manor in gingerbread.
The unique flavour of truffles is a seasonal must.
With the festive party season looming, here are our top tips for getting through a large social occasion.
Olivia Williams visits a spa retreat in the gorgeous hills of southern Tuscany.
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