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35 hotels to book in 2022
The Fox at Oddington
In Focus

35 hotels to book in 2022

Top places to stay include a rustic-chic Cotswolds pub and a grand villa in Lake Como
9 Aug 2022
17 gifts for those who have everything...
Adidas Yeezy 450 Sulfur sneakers 
The wish list

17 gifts for those who have everything...

Featuring Kanye West’s latest trainers and an adult micro scooter
9 Aug 2022
A bus journey through Switzerland’s high passes
Meiringen, Switzerland
The big trip

A bus journey through Switzerland’s high passes

This summer marks the centenary of a most remarkable route through the country’s valleys
8 Aug 2022
Recipe: spiced yoghurt, cauliflower and mango
Spiced yoghurt, cauliflower and mango
On the menu

Recipe: spiced yoghurt, cauliflower and mango

These delicious cauliflower florets are marinated in yoghurt, then grilled on skewers
8 Aug 2022
Best properties with ecclesiastical connections
The Church of St John the Evangelist, Ford, Wiltshire
The wish list

Best properties with ecclesiastical connections

These nine beautiful properties in the UK are heaven-sent
5 Aug 2022
29 of the best novels so far this year
Paperback books for sale at a market stall
In Focus

29 of the best novels so far this year

Including Acts of Service by Lillian Fishman and The Twilight World by Werner Herzog
5 Aug 2022
The boom in private healthcare: a two-tier system?
Surgical operating theatre
In Depth

The boom in private healthcare: a two-tier system?

Post-pandemic waiting lists are pushing people to go private. Could this dramatically undermine the NHS?
5 Aug 2022

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The Line: Mohammed bin Salman’s desert fantasy
Saudi Arabia wants to build a vertical city called The Line
Global lens

The Line: Mohammed bin Salman’s desert fantasy

Will Saudi Arabia’s mooted ‘vertical city’ turn out to be MbS’ pyramids?
5 Aug 2022
The Chips Act: congress’s $52bn giveaway 
US President Joe Biden holds a semiconductor chip 
Getting to grips with . . .

The Chips Act: congress’s $52bn giveaway 

Should the US taxpayer be funding the tech pivot to computer chips?
5 Aug 2022
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe runs until 8 January at Gillian Lynne Theatre
In Review

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 

A dazzling and ‘joyful interpretation’ of the classic adventure
5 Aug 2022
Conjoined twins separated by surgeons using VR technology
Bernardo and Arthur Lima 
It wasn’t all bad

Conjoined twins separated by surgeons using VR technology

Good news stories from the past seven days
5 Aug 2022
Gas supplies: will Putin turn off the taps?
An employee of Russian energy giant Gazprom
Talking point

Gas supplies: will Putin turn off the taps?

It’s going to be an ‘ugly’ winter as Europe prepares for energy austerity
4 Aug 2022
Can anything stop Liz Truss?
Liz Truss meets supporters on the campaign trail in Woodford Green, London
Today’s big question

Can anything stop Liz Truss?

Foreign secretary is heading for No. 10 but her problem will be staying there
4 Aug 2022
Nasjonalmuseet of Norway: a cultural renaissance in Oslo
National Museum of Norway, Oslo 
Behind the scenes

Nasjonalmuseet of Norway: a cultural renaissance in Oslo

Norway’s ‘gargantuan’ new institution is the third largest in Europe
4 Aug 2022
28 of the best movies so far this year
Thira “Aum” Chutikul and Viggo Mortensen in Thirteen Lives
In Focus

28 of the best movies so far this year

New films to watch include Thirteen Lives and Hit The Road
4 Aug 2022
The end of an era: Neighbours comes to an emotional close
Nostalgia in spades: Guy Pearce, Annie Jones, Stefan Dennis and Peter O’Brien 
In Review

The end of an era: Neighbours comes to an emotional close

Millions watched as big names were wheeled on for cameos in final episode
4 Aug 2022
VW Multivan: what the car critics say
VW Multivan
Expert’s view

VW Multivan: what the car critics say

Not much bigger than a normal car, it’s easy to park and a cinch to drive
3 Aug 2022
Best fans to keep you cool in summer
Swan Retro 12 Inch Desk Fan
The wish list

Best fans to keep you cool in summer

Featuring smart devices, bladeless designs and powerful cooling for rooms
3 Aug 2022
Sailing adventures from British shores
Coastal Exploration Co in Norfolk
In Focus

Sailing adventures from British shores

Sail a whelk boat in Norfolk or tour the UK in a Thames barge
2 Aug 2022
An idyllic escape from Bangkok
Ayutthaya: ‘resplendent’ ruins
The big trip

An idyllic escape from Bangkok

This escape to the lush fringes of the Khao Yai National Park in Thailand offers an array of bohemian delights
1 Aug 2022
Recipe: American buckwheat pancakes
Recipe from Van Life Cookbook by Danny Jack and Hailee Kukura
On the menu

Recipe: American buckwheat pancakes

These thick pancakes soak up the syrup and juice from the berries nicely
1 Aug 2022
The battle of Bamber Bridge
African American soldiers listening to presentation
In Depth

The battle of Bamber Bridge

A forgotten wartime episode saw a skirmish between black and white US soldiers in Lancashire
29 Jul 2022
Best properties: fabulous Spanish villas for less than £1m
Javea, Valencia
The wish list

Best properties: fabulous Spanish villas for less than £1m

Featuring swimming pools, mature gardens and a salt-water infinity pool
29 Jul 2022
Crazy for You: a musical that will ‘knock you for six’
Carly Anderson, Charlie Stemp and company in Crazy for You
In Review

Crazy for You: a musical that will ‘knock you for six’

Musical theatre ‘doesn’t get any better’ than this Chichester Festival production
29 Jul 2022
A ‘glorious’ storm during King Lear at Shakespeare’s Globe
Kathryn Hunter as King Lear
It wasn’t all bad

A ‘glorious’ storm during King Lear at Shakespeare’s Globe

Good news stories from the past seven days
29 Jul 2022
How TikTok is shaking up the news
TikTok on a screen
In Focus

How TikTok is shaking up the news

Social media platforms are the most popular news sources for British young people, a new study found
28 Jul 2022
What next for Italy after Mario Draghi’s departure?
Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi waves to lawmakers
Global lens

What next for Italy after Mario Draghi’s departure?

PM’s demise robs the union ‘of one of its most experienced leaders’ – just when he was most needed
28 Jul 2022
Between the Sheets: Turner’s Nudes
Nude Swiss Girl and a Companion on a Bed (1802)
In Review

Between the Sheets: Turner’s Nudes

Exhibition offers ‘tantalising glimpses’ into the personal life of one of our greatest painters
28 Jul 2022
The Newsreader: a ‘charmingly mellow’ newsroom drama
Anna Torv and Sam Reid star in The Newsreader
In Review

The Newsreader: a ‘charmingly mellow’ newsroom drama

This Australian show set in the 1980s is ‘a treat’ – it’s beautifully acted and written
28 Jul 2022
Recipe: harissa, tomato and lemon yoghurt rigatoni
Harissa, tomato and lemon yoghurt rigatoni recipe from Green Kitchen: Quick + Slow by David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl
On the menu

Recipe: harissa, tomato and lemon yoghurt rigatoni

This is a grown-up version of a dish you may have come across on TikTok
25 Jul 2022
A glorious walk across the Apennines in Italy
The village of Madonna dei Fornelli in Emilia-Romagna, Italy
The big trip

A glorious walk across the Apennines in Italy

The 80-mile Via degli Dei footpath can be seen as a pilgrimage route of sorts
25 Jul 2022
Lovely properties by the sea
Oak Cliff Place, Wootton Bridge, Isle of Wight
The wish list

Lovely properties by the sea

Featuring a Victorian house on the Isle of Wight and a beachside apartment in Tenby
22 Jul 2022
Vladimir Putin’s ruthless strategy
Mourners in Vinnytsia
In Depth

Vladimir Putin’s ruthless strategy

By dragooning Russia’s ‘impoverished minorities’ into the army, he can keep grinding on
22 Jul 2022
Inside Britain’s war on second homes
Rows of colourful houses in Cornwall
In Depth

Inside Britain’s war on second homes

Across the country, local authorities are taking steps to curb the growing number of second homes
22 Jul 2022
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