Art has been used for social commentary for millennia, but it's always fascinating to see how differently it's handled across eras. Two pieces of work up for auction in the next…
Even an old house needs a few new tricks – and just because you live in beautiful country house doesn't mean you should be without modern home technology. Here's our list…
Follow our perfect sloe gin recipe to make the best sloe gin in preparation for your local opening meet.
Elegant Slape Manor at Netherbury in west Dorset comes with four cottages, including the delightful River Cottage.
Glorious autumn gardens; men and their sheds; plus the best bird baths.
Got a hunch your dog is unwell? Here are some of the key signs to watch for…
Some of Britain's finest artists have each painted a ukulele, with the instruments being auctioned off for charity later this week. Huon Mallalieu reports.
Huon Mallalieu takes a look at two magnificent objects which sold at auction this summer, including a wine glass used by Bonnie Prince Charlie and a marble table which came…
Cross Hill House stands in almost six acres and includes two Victorian walled gardens.
A riot of autumnal splendour has broken out across the country.
This delicious recipe for blackberry blondies makes 12 pieces.
The latest incarnation of Toyota’s Hilux Invincible double-cab pick-up, with a refined engine and a more spacious interior, is still a rugged workhorse to be reckoned with.
Described as 'charming beyond belief and in one of the most idyllic places to live in the Cotswolds', Green Close is on the market for £3.8m.
Foraging is more popular then ever – Hetty Chidwick squares up to the squirrels and shares some top tips for getting started
'I particularly love Jacob because the old dreamer, white-bearded and out of steam, was the father of 12 sons'
We take our regular look at delightful homes featured in Country Life over the past week or so – including a thatched cottage in the Cotswolds that is almost unbearably perfect.
The world’s tallest yew hedge, on the Bathurst estate in the Cotswolds, has just received its annual trim.
To ensure you have all the gear and some idea, look no further than Nick Hammond’s wish list.
Rosamund Young, author of The Secret Life of Cows, talks about how poetry runs through the land – and how the motherhood skills of cows is as obvious as it is…
Upton House, just outside Tetbury, is a beautiful Georgian house that has been brilliantly extended in a manner which is so sympathetic as to be scarcely noticeable. Jeremy Musson paid…