Arts & Life

Theatre and summer opera: the reopening continues
After Life
In Review

Theatre and summer opera: the reopening continues

London’s best afternoon teas
Gin and tonic afternoon tea
The wish list

London’s best afternoon teas

Stephen Mangan: my five best books
Stephen Mangan
Expert’s view

Stephen Mangan: my five best books

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Properties of the week: houses with remarkable views
Gwynedd
The wish list

Properties of the week: houses with remarkable views

Featuring a terrace overlooking an estuary and an Elizabethan manor on the edge of Dartmoor
18 Jun 2021
12 recipes for summer cocktails
The Grand Old Man 
On the menu

12 recipes for summer cocktails

Mix up some delightful drinks for your outdoor celebrations
18 Jun 2021
Post-pandemic blues? Give these podcasts a try
Headspace
In Review

Post-pandemic blues? Give these podcasts a try

Featuring Radio Headspace, Unf*ck Your Brain, Just One Thing, the Blindboy Podcast and more
18 Jun 2021
A brief history of human cannibalism
Fiji village
In Focus

A brief history of human cannibalism

Madrid arrest brings focus on historic practice
18 Jun 2021
Films to watch in 2021
The Father film
In Review

Films to watch in 2021

This year’s movies include The Father, In The Heights and Dream Horse
18 Jun 2021
Toyota Mirari: what the critics are saying
Toyota Mirai
In Review

Toyota Mirari: what the critics are saying

This new hydrogen-powered car (from £53,995) is not for those who like a wild ride
18 Jun 2021
Book of the week: The Case of the Married Woman
Caroline Norton
In Review

Book of the week: The Case of the Married Woman

Antonia Fraser’s biography takes on a life that ‘reads like a Victorian sensation novel’
18 Jun 2021

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Stephen Mangan: my five best books
Stephen Mangan
Expert’s view

Stephen Mangan: my five best books

The actor, screenwriter and author shares the books which have meant the most to him
18 Jun 2021
TV crime dramas to watch in 2021
Sean Bean and Stephen Graham star in Time
In Review

TV crime dramas to watch in 2021

Time, Mare of Easttown and Line of Duty are on this year’s must-binge list
18 Jun 2021
What the critics are saying about Tracey Emin/Edvard Munch at the Royal Academy
Tracey Emin
In Review

What the critics are saying about Tracey Emin/Edvard Munch at the Royal Academy

Seeing their work side by side, it is clear that the artists share ‘a depth of turmoil that can leave you breathless’
17 Jun 2021
Theatre and summer opera: the reopening continues
After Life
In Review

Theatre and summer opera: the reopening continues

What are the critics saying about After Life, The Girl Next Door and Garsington Opera’s production of Der Rosenkavalier?
17 Jun 2021
London’s best afternoon teas
Gin and tonic afternoon tea
The wish list

London’s best afternoon teas

Indulge your sweet tooth with a traditional high tea or a reinterpretation of the English classic
17 Jun 2021
UK food and drink festivals to visit this summer
seafood
On the menu

UK food and drink festivals to visit this summer

Looking for a Glasto replacement? We’ve got you covered...
17 Jun 2021
London house prices: average falls to £491,687 in April
London skyline
In Focus

London house prices: average falls to £491,687 in April

Capital remains the most expensive UK region but also has the lowest price growth
16 Jun 2021
Solas at The Savoy: a glittering al-fresco pop-up
Pop-up restaurant Solas is located in the iconic Savoy Court
In Review

Solas at The Savoy: a glittering al-fresco pop-up

This collaboration with Bowmore whisky offers a memorable way to spend an evening
16 Jun 2021
Most expensive English towns outside of London
Virginia Water, Surrey
In Depth

Most expensive English towns outside of London

Virginia Water in Surrey remains top of the Zoopla rich list 
16 Jun 2021
Best garden lighting for al fresco evenings
Rattan light
The wish list

Best garden lighting for al fresco evenings

From practical solar-powered lanterns to decorative bee lights for a whimsical fairy-garden feel
16 Jun 2021
Skiing among the sakura
Tomamu is one of Japan’s best-known ski resorts
The big trip

Skiing among the sakura

The Week joins a life-affirming nine-day tour of Hokkaido and Tokyo
16 Jun 2021
Best whiskies for Father’s Day
Glenfiddich Grande Couronne 26 Year Old
On the menu

Best whiskies for Father’s Day

Perfect drams from Yorkshire, France, the Netherlands and, of course, Scotland
15 Jun 2021
The OWO Residences by Raffles
The OWO Residences by Raffles
In pictures

The OWO Residences by Raffles

Iconic Old War Office building in London will feature 85 homes, a hotel and restaurants
15 Jun 2021
Why renting a home is now cheaper than buying
Property to let and for sale signs
In Focus

Why renting a home is now cheaper than buying

A pandemic-led shift has made it cheaper to rent in seven of the UK’s 11 regions
15 Jun 2021
Sleep in style: new hotels in the UK
Fairmont Windsor Park
The big trip

Sleep in style: new hotels in the UK

Book a luxurious staycation at these plush accommodations
15 Jun 2021
The GB News reviews: foxy, fresh or utterly deadly?
GB News launch
In Review

The GB News reviews: foxy, fresh or utterly deadly?

Newly launched channel wins bigger audience share than BBC or Sky
14 Jun 2021
Father’s Day: ultimate gift guide
‘Cheers Dad’ Beer Selection Box
The wish list

Father’s Day: ultimate gift guide

From beer boxes to gadgets, there’s something here to suit every dad
14 Jun 2021
Recipe: Cornish crab linguine with chilli, lemon and parsley
Cornish crab linguine with chilli, lemon and parsley
On the menu

Recipe: Cornish crab linguine with chilli, lemon and parsley

This recipe would perhaps be a last meal request for me, says chef and writer Emily Scott
14 Jun 2021
Marco Zanini goes it alone
Marco Zanini by Pablo Barbi
The big interview

Marco Zanini goes it alone

Italian-Swedish fashion designer explains his next move, made with care
14 Jun 2021
Properties of the week: delightful mill houses
Staffordshire
The wish list

Properties of the week: delightful mill houses

Featuring juliette balconies, adjacent tennis courts and a waterside garden 
11 Jun 2021
What are the critics saying about the Isuzu D-Max car?
Isuzu D-Max
Expert’s view

What are the critics saying about the Isuzu D-Max car?

This £21,009 car lives up to its ‘tough, no-nonsense’ reputation
11 Jun 2021
What are the critics saying about the British Museum’s Nero exhibition?
Nero
In Review

What are the critics saying about the British Museum’s Nero exhibition?

The show attempts to completely rewrite the story of a historical monster. Can it possibly succeed in setting the record straight?
11 Jun 2021
Book of the week: Material Girls
Material Girls
In Review

Book of the week: Material Girls

Kathleen Stock picks her way through the complex and contentious issue of trans-activism
11 Jun 2021
Podcasts of the week: espionage, ballet and war crimes
Eddie Gallagher
In Review

Podcasts of the week: espionage, ballet and war crimes

Featuring British Scandal, Finding Natasha and The Line
10 Jun 2021
The return of live theatre: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Four Quartets and Amélie
Amelie The Musical
In Review

The return of live theatre: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Four Quartets and Amélie

Live theatre is ‘re-emerging from its long pandemic hibernation’ - and here's what the critics are recommending
10 Jun 2021
Staycation inspiration: book a great British break
The Shard wellness break by Shangri-La
The big trip

Staycation inspiration: book a great British break

UK travel options include wellness stays, luxury castles and island escapes
9 Jun 2021
Santi by Krishna Choudhary: jewellery with narrative
Santi by Krishna Choudhary
Behind the scenes

Santi by Krishna Choudhary: jewellery with narrative

Ancestral treasures shape contemporary designs in the hands of the jeweller
9 Jun 2021