The Commonwealth War Graves Commission celebrates its centenary this year. Gavin Stamp contextualises its work by looking at the way in which other nations commemorated their dead.
This lovely castle is a dream find for lovers of history, or golf: it's just a few miles from St Andrews, was built by the descendants of Robert the Bruce,…
Virginia Woolf’s former home and birthplace of the Hogarth Press has been converted into two exquisite townhouses in the centre of Richmond.
Few things are more important for the atmosphere of your home as the lighting. Interior designer Emily Todhunter shares her tips on how to get it right.
Yes, it’s smaller. There are fewer turrets. It’s in an entirely different part of the country, and the gardens are slightly less grand. But apart from that, the marvellous house…
In his birthday message to the countryside, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales urges us all to work together to safeguard our emblematic British tree species from pests and…
Our kitchen garden cook bakes quince-and-walnut crumble cake, a delicious autumnal pudding which will satisfy seasonal glut.
The enduring English love affair with the Palladian tradition is encapsulated at glorious Henbury Hall in Cheshire, inspired by Villa Capra at Vicenza.
One of the best-loved national meals in the world, the humble fry-up is enjoying a renaissance. Here are the very finest places to start your day that pack the best…
A birthday message from HRH The Prince of Wales; wildfowling; and how to declutter your home.
There's nothing quite like a perfect apple pie – Simon Hopkinson shares his recipe to help you get it just right.
Standing just yards from Loch Sunart is The Seashell, a fabulous little spot for sale that offers an ideal romantic getaway.
On the hunt for a new log basket? Amelia Thorpe presents her favourites that offer perfect storage as you transport wood from the log pile to the fire.
This book on Lancelot 'Capability' Brown by the greatest living expert on his work is like nothing else – but it comes with one or two caveats, as George Plumptre explains.
Within easy reach of London, Oxford and Reading lies an impossibly romantic house and estate, Coombe Park – a faded beauty in need of a saviour.
'I love and am inspired by this powerful portrait of my remarkable grandfather'
Devon – £475,000 Unique Development of three Luxurious 3 & 4 Bedroom contemporary designed houses adjacent to the Estuary with enviable waterside views. For sale via Charles Head. See more…
It’s much more fun to ski with plan and purpose, even if does involve a mad schuss to the last lift. Kate Green and Rosie Paterson find the best circuits.…
A surviving collection of personal letters sheds a fascinating light on 18th-century life in this fine Jacobean house. John Goodall examines the development of the building.
Alastair Simms is one of Britain’s few remaining traditional coopers. John Goodall caught up with him to talk about barrels, birthdays, and beer that tastes of plastic.