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    Forget the Brexit scaremongering: wages are on the rise

    Five exquisite tulips to plant this Autumn

    Autumn is a sweetshop moment in the gardening calendar - here's what to plant

    Why Grenache makes great wine

    With international Grenache day upon us, here are seven top wines made from this marvellously malleable grape
    19 Sep 2019

    Is a stand up desk better for your back?

    Evidence suggests that people using sit-stand desks were more engaged at work than their chair-bound peers
    18 Sep 2019

    Six of the Best Netflix Documentaries

    From high seas to Hollywood, here's what to watch this Autumn
    18 Sep 2019

    London's best wine bars

    Both novices and connoisseurs will feel at home in London's thriving wine scene
    17 Sep 2019

    Five great places to eat duck in London

    From leg confit on waffle to duck wellington, nowhere serves duck quite like the capital
    17 Sep 2019

    Why Grenache makes great wine

    With international Grenache day upon us, here are seven top wines made from this marvellously malleable grape
    19 Sep 2019

    London's best wine bars

    Both novices and connoisseurs will feel at home in London's thriving wine scene
    17 Sep 2019

    Five great places to eat duck in London

    From leg confit on waffle to duck wellington, nowhere serves duck quite like the capital
    17 Sep 2019

    Wines of the week: try an autumnal red from Avignon

    From a plum-infused red wine to South Africa's most elegant winery, here's our pick of the week's best vintages
    13 Sep 2019

    Six of the Best Netflix Documentaries

    From high seas to Hollywood, here's what to watch this Autumn
    18 Sep 2019

    Boris Johnson's guide to staging a coup

    The Brexit coup is real. We live in fear over what Boris Johnson will do next.
    16 Sep 2019

    Spend the weekend on...the isle of Sark

    This car-free island off the coast of Normandy takes you back to a slower pace of life
    16 Sep 2019

    What to see and do in Palma

    Majorca's charm has been overlooked and nowhere is this more evident than Palma
    12 Sep 2019

    Spend the weekend in...Munich

    There's much more to Munich than Oktoberfest
    9 Sep 2019

    Beyond Bermuda's beaches: uncover the archipelago's colourful side

    This unsung archipelago feels like a blend of Brighton and Jamaica
    4 Sep 2019

    How to survive the Eleven Plus: a parents’ foolproof guide

    Easy ways to stop you – and your child – from feeling the strain
    4 Sep 2019

    The rise of the flexi-boarder

    Is part-time boarding a fad, or here to stay?

    Why we must start taxing private schools

    We need to put downward pressure on private school fees, and up the expenditure in the state sector
    4 Sep 2019

    Is a stand up desk better for your back?

    Evidence suggests that people using sit-stand desks were more engaged at work than their chair-bound peers
    18 Sep 2019

    Contraceptive pill 'increases type 2 diabetes risk'

    New research shows that use of the contraceptive pill and longer menstrual cycles are associated with a higher risk of...
    16 Sep 2019

    Short people 'significantly more likely' to develop type 2 diabetes

    Being short is associated with a significantly higher risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a new study published in Diabetologia...
    11 Sep 2019

    Is eating human placenta any good for you?

    The purported health benefits of eating placenta are not based on evidence