Culture

The six wittiest Labour MPs

Last month, I wrote a piece for this auspicious publication on the Wittiest Conservatives. And now: Labour conference is here…

24 Sep 2019

That’s Life with comedian Simon Evans

Tune in for a sideways look at the people, ideas and events that have shaped the recent news agenda.

23 Sep 2019

Five things we’d all like to prorogue

Whether it’s Monday mornings or old age, we could all do with a bit of proroguing

20 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

Try late-night art and boutique bars in London this weekend

What to see, eat and drink in the capital this weekend

13 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

6 reasons why you should join the Brexit Party

It gives you the perfect way out of a dull conversation and, besides, who doesn’t look good in teal?

10 Sep 2019

What to do when you’ve been deselected as an MP

Shorn of their overloads in number 10, the sky’s the limit for a sacked MP

6 Sep 2019

What’s on in London this weekend

Try the bar that is giving darts a makeover and watch acrobatic street theatre in King’s Cross

5 Sep 2019

Greta’s guide to sailing the Atlantic

Greta’s voyage of sacrifice will teach us the error of our ways

27 Aug 2019

Britain on a high: 8 summer activities to do at a height

Have a high octane British adventure this summer, from zip wires to hot air balloon rides

26 Aug 2019

What to see and do in London this bank holiday

Get in the festival spirit at the Notting Hill Carnival or embrace your creative side at Dulwich’s late night gallery opening

22 Aug 2019

6 reasons why it’s better to be single in Downing Street

More room for pets and the best Tinder photo imaginable are just some of the reasons why it’s better to fly solo in the top job

21 Aug 2019

The five most hysterical reactions to a no deal Brexit

Whether it’s KFC running out of chicken or a shortage of premier league footballers, no deal hysteria has reached new heights

20 Aug 2019

A poet’s guide to the Lake District

From Wordsworth to Coleridge, the Lake District comes alive through the lens of its poets

19 Aug 2019

London’s best art exhibitions for Autumn 2019

From Rembrandt to Antony Gormley, this Autumn’s art exhibitions do not disappoint

15 Aug 2019

Britain’s best outdoor sculpture

From Anthony Gormley to Maggi Hambling, outdoor sculptures have a habit of entering into our national consciousness.

14 Aug 2019

The six wittiest conservatives

As Boris Johnson is proving, wit and politics are a winning combination.

13 Aug 2019

Camden’s liveliest street party hits Regent’s Canal this weekend

From a house and soul party on Regent’s Canal to a new Iranian restaurant in Covent Garden – here’s what’s on in the capital this weekend

8 Aug 2019
A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

The best open-air entertainment for August

Head outdoors for your theatre, cinema and music this summer with our guide to the best open air shows

6 Aug 2019

Matt Forde: why Westminster makes such good comic material

The former Labour staffer turned stand-up comic opens up about being a political anorak and why he’s bringing Nicola Sturgeon to the Edinburgh Fringe

Britain's Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (L) and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex (R) return to Buckingham Palace after the Queen's Birthday Parade, 'Trooping the Colour', in London on June 8, 2019. - The ceremony of Trooping the Colour is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. Since 1748, the Trooping of the Colour has marked the official birthday of the British Sovereign. Over 1400 parading soldiers, almost 300 horses and 400 musicians take part in the event. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

A woke guide to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Rest assured that your hard-earned taxes are being used ethically at Frogmore Cottage

31 Jul 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s style guide for the nation

From emojis to ‘like’, It’s high time we all took a leaf out of Rees-Mogg’s expansive style book and brushed up on our own use of language

30 Jul 2019

London’s best independent bookshops

Forget buying books online – there’s a treasure trove of independent bookshops to explore in the capital

29 Jul 2019

Taste Boris’s favourite wine this weekend

Your weekly guide to what to see, do and eat in the capital

25 Jul 2019