What to look for when buying a new build home

Growing numbers of buyers are opting for high-spec new builds over period properties. Here’s how to get a good deal.

20 Feb 2020
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The best foreign language films to watch on Netflix

Parasite’s Oscar win shows that now is a good time to embrace subtitles on Netflix

11 Feb 2020

Where to buy property on the new Elizabeth tube line

Delays to Crossrail have caused prices to fall, creating the ideal opportunity to snap up property.

6 Feb 2020

David Mitchell: ‘we are living in quite humourless times’

The Peep Show star talks to Robert Jackman about Twitter mobs, capitalism and his new West End play

4 Feb 2020

Where to buy property in Cambridge

Aside from cultural charm, Cambridge boasts fast train links into London and its tech jobs boom is drawing increasing numbers of Londoners out of the capital. Here’s where to buy.

29 Jan 2020

London’s best pubs for political geeks

London is home to thousands of pubs. But which are the best ones for political geeks? Excluding the bars in…

21 Jan 2020

The best investment apps for financial novices

It’s easier than ever to invest directly from your phone and, with ISAs delivering poor returns, increasing numbers of savers are becoming investors.

20 Jan 2020
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The best London theatre shows to look out for in 2020

2020 looks set to be another stellar year for London theatre. Here’s our pick of the most anticipated shows coming…

8 Jan 2020

The Internet of Things: how safe are your smart devices?

Smart devices offer us state of the art convenience in our homes but they also make us vulnerable to hacking

6 Jan 2020

Where to buy property in Somerset

Home to the British behemoths of Bristol and Bath, Somerset combines big city living with rural charm

31 Dec 2019

Where to buy property within an hour of London

Forgo the capital for one of its easy commuter hubs

18 Dec 2019

The best London bars for Christmas drinks

Festive revellers are spoilt for choice for cocktails in the capital

11 Dec 2019

The best political shows to watch on Netflix

Political obsessives need look no further for their guide to what to watch

3 Dec 2019

What does our growing appetite for veganism mean for the markets?

The popularity of meat-free products is changing the food industry, says Robert Jackman

28 Nov 2019

What to see at the theatre this winter

Here’s what to see in the West End this winter, from A Christmas Carol to the National Theatre’s fantastical take on Neil Gaiman

7 Nov 2019

What to watch on Netflix this November

From The Crown to The Irishman, Netflix viewers are in for a treat this November

6 Nov 2019

Interview: Toby Stephens on why Hollywood trusts English actors

Toby Stephens reveals why his new West End play makes jokes about disability and how Hollywood trusts English actors

31 Oct 2019

Interview: Tracy Ann Oberman on trolling and why mothers make bad roles

Tracy Ann Oberman talks about playing the mother of a child who commits the worst crime imaginable and why she has always voted Labour

25 Sep 2019

What to see at the theatre this Autumn

From a Claire Foy and Matt Smith reunion to a play about First Ladies, there’s much to satisfy London’s theatre goers this Autumn

11 Sep 2019
Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge visit St Andrews

St Andrews: a weekend break in Will and Kate’s old haunt

What to see Follow in the footsteps of nearly 1000 years’ of worshippers and visit the medieval ruins of St…

12 Jul 2019

London’s best summer dining spots

Make the most of the warm weather with our guide to al fresco eating in the capital

28 Jun 2019

London’s best animal experiences

Living in London can make you feel far from nature. But these five animal experiences will put you back in touch with the animal kingdom in no time at all.

24 Jun 2019

How to bet on the Tory leadership race

Think you can predict the Tory leadership race? Why not place a bet on it? If pub gossip is anything…

12 Jun 2019

Stay in Dallas: the Texas city where JFK was assassinated

Aptly known as ‘Big D’, this Texas juggernaut doesn’t do anything by halves

10 Jun 2019

The best ways to try CBD

From chocolates to shaving cream, the new cannabis-derivative comes in all kinds of guises

7 Jun 2019

The green rush: should you invest in cannabis?

How big is the legal cannabis industry? Every time I think I’ve seen the highest estimate along comes another breathless…

25 May 2019