Nigel Havers boasts an acting career that spans six decades. He spoke to Jeremy Taylor about mastering the art of the dashingly handsome charmer – and the occasional cad.
The object of a heroic recent restoration, the 1760s theatre at Cesky Krumlov carries the modern visitor back into the Baroque world. In the second of two articles on the…
Caroline Allington is one of three people in the UK known for the heritage craft of fan-making. She explains to Annunciata Elwes about this intricate art.
Whether you want to live overlooking the village green, close to a beautiful country pub or just want an amazing fireplace and beamed ceilings, these properties tick every box.
Interior designer Nina Campbell shares her thoughts on preparing for the festive season.
Lobster through your letterbox? Cheese by courier? Emma Hughes goes behind the scenes with the firms keeping connoisseurs posted.
Battersea Dogs Home isn't only in Battersea – they also have centres out in the country where you could find the ideal walking companion or even a working dog. Katy Birchall…
Don't just pick up the latest plastic toys with lights and noises – take a look at these gifts which kids will love just as much as you do.
In the heart of the beautiful spa town of Cheltenham you'll find this beautiful neo-Classical hotel where even the wallpaper has a tale to tell. Toby Keel paid a visit.
For the man in your life, we've all sorts of things – from simple gadgets to truly magnificent things.
Looking for a present for a four-legged friend? Or someone somewhat obsessed with theirs? Take a look at our suggestions.
From £50 to £1,280, we've selected some lovely items to help you find the perfect present.
In the countryside between York and Harrogate you'll find a curious and extraordinary property which has just come to the market.
Our wine expert Harry Ayres is not a fan of the Italian bubbly which seems to be taking over the world – but he loves its Spanish cousin and has some…
Originally named Canal House, Cleveland House is a Grade II* listed building situated in a prime position within the Bath Conservation Area and the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This delicious sausage, cabbage and lentil recipe is a warming winter recipe that really makes the most of seasonal red cabbage.
Nutmeg is the taste of Christmas, but it’s always had a wild side. Emma Hughes delves into its past and reveals her favourite recipe that infuses this festive spice into…
The composer and tenor Andrew Gant reveals the curious truth about some of our most beloved carols.
As a four-barrelled gun comes up for auction, we take a look at some of the most extraordinary weapons ever conceived.
Mark Hedges visits Severin’s: The Alpine Retreat in Lech, a new five-star hotel built from reclaimed timbers that combines tradition with modern tastes.