The Poetry Lovers Garden. Designed by: Fiona Cadwallader at RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Finding literary inspiration in the garden

How writers and gardeners are influenced by one another’s art

Why rare books are thriving in the digital age

One of London’s oldest antiquarian booksellers says young collectors have given business a boost

Gallery: RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

Show gardens and beautiful blooms from the Royal Hospital Chelsea

How to make perfect mayonnaise

Because sometimes it’s worth the effort

The Diary: your essential what’s on guide

Your indispensable guide to the best theatre, film, sport and more coming up in the next seven days

British comedian John Oliver performing in New York

The five best comedy clubs in New York

The stand-up clubs to check out when you’re after a laugh in the Big Apple

The saucy side of food

The amorous have put their faith in aphrodisiacs since Roman times

The best food festivals in 2017

The finest festivals to eat, drink and get merry at this year

A worker at the Kavalan distillery in Taiwan charring a wooden whisky barrel

There’s a world of whisky beyond Scotch, Irish and bourbon

The best whiskies to try from England, India, Taiwan and beyond

Bafta TV Awards 2017: full list of winners

Happy Valley and Planet Earth won multiple awards at British television’s big night, but The Crown missed out