Buying a house in Scotland

English buyers are often full or apprehension when it comes to buying a house in Scotland, but there's really nothing to fear. Holly Kirkwood explains how it works.

Huntsman shooting jacket - Dario Carera

The shooting season has started up again – if you're in need of a new shooting suit, we've spoken to Dario Carera, co-head-cutter of Huntsman Savile Row, to get his tips.

london commute

Where are the best villages, towns and small cities which are a pleasure to live in, but still offer a decent commute to the capital?

Country Life August 22 2018

Country Life August 22 2018 takes us whisky tasting, explores the question of grouse shooting licensing and delves into the world of Highland chiefs and their clans. Find out more…

You'll find great food and wine right across the British countryside. Emma Hughes offers her pick of the best gastropubs, restaurants and hotels.

Sir Thomas More, 1527, by Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/8–1543). 29in by 23in, painted in 1527 in oil on oak. Part of the Frick Collection, New York, USA (Photographed by Michael Bodycomb)

Tim Rice chooses Holbein's iconic portrait of the ill-fated Thomas More, one of Henry VIII's most important advisors before he fell out of favour.