Where to get your skates on

The best ice rinks in Britain for Christmas 2017

Recipe: Christmas cake

Festive fruit cake done properly

The finest festive bolt-holes in Britain

Luxurious ways to avoid the Christmas madness

Jacob Rees-Mogg: a sartorial standard-bearer

The MP for North East Somerset is the best dressed man in the House of Commons – but has room for improvement

Gallery: Ferrari exhibition at the Design Museum

Under the Skin celebrates the past, present and future of the legendary sports car company

The best carol and Christmas concerts in Britain

A guide to where to go for festive music this December

The agony (and occasional ecstasy) of following the Ashes through the night

How to cope with supporting England into the early hours

The painting that inspired Finnish independence

A new exhibition at the National Gallery marks 100 years of Finland’s independence

Recipe: Jalapeño cornbread with honey butter

The Thanksgiving classic with added spice

The best advent calendars for Christmas 2017

A selection of extravagant, edible and traditional calendars for the festive season

Gallery: 10 Leonardo da Vinci masterpieces

A selection of the Italian master’s greatest paintings

Christmas sandwiches 2017: the best and worst

This year’s turkey sandwiches and veggie options tasted and rated