An email from a friend spurs Mark Griffiths to take a look at the curiously-named bladdernut, a vigorous and easily-grown shrub that needs just the right touch to really make…
One of the most spectacular houses in Brancaster – and therefore in the whole of East Anglia – has come up for sale. Penny Churchill tells more.
'Nothing is hidden, except Adele Bloch-Bauer herself. She is still a mystery '
We take a look at some of the finest homes to appear in Country Life over the past week or so.
The Fens are unique, man-made oddity where, paradoxically, few people live – yet they exert a strange magic that had endured for centuries.
One of the most important late-medieval merchant’s houses in the country offers a vivid insight into Tudor living on the grand scale, as John Goodall discovers.
Tessa Waugh meets Neil Robson of Craster in Northumberland, the man responsible for the best smoked kippers in Britain.
Buying a country house in East Anglia offers up all sorts of superb options for less than £1 million. Annunciata Elwes takes her pick of the best bargains on the…
We've been counting things in convenient chunks of ten for thousands of years, so why on earth is a day divided into 24 hours? Martin Fone, author of 'Fifty Curious…
These feisty little dogs, the smallest of the terrier family, are short of leg, but long on personality, finds Kate Green.
The humble dumpling is a stomach-filling staple, but what exactly constitutes a Norfolk ‘swimmer’, asks Eve Stebbing.
Double or single breasted? Two- or three-piece? Flannel or cashmere? Dressing appropriately for the office can be a minefield. Huntsman’s Head Cutter, Campbell Carey, explains how to negotiate the sartorial…
HRH the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby boy on Monday morning, 23rd April, at 11:01 am.
One of the finest small stud farms in Suffolk has come up for sale – and it includes a fabulous 18th century rectory with swimming pool and tennis court in…
An exhibition looking at four of the giants of Victorian photography has at its centre a remarkable work by the great Oscar Rejlander. Michael Murray-Fennell explains all.
Make the most of your new potato crop says our kitchen garden cook.
A magnificent Gothic vicarage and a delightful 1830s house have come up for sale in one of the friendliest village's in East Anglia – and therefore, probably, in all of
Creating a beautiful outdoor space is no less involved than making a beautiful room inside your house. Amelia Thorpe spoke to two expert designers who shared their tips.
There are a lot of silly names for flowers our there – and Charles Quest-Ritson has a chilling warning for those who use the daftest of the lot.
The Country Life April 25 2018 issue looks at Norfolk terriers, dark magic in the Fens and has tips on outdoor living.