A guide to the Chelsea Flower Show 2019

From the Duchess of Cambridge’s play garden to the trend for trees and woods, this year’s show finds its wild side

London’s theatres are falling apart

Audiences are paying extortionate prices to sit in theatres that aren’t fit for purpose

Cannes red carpet: why I miss the fashion drama before Me Too

In its effort to embrace politics, has the red carpet lost its sense of risk? asks Tabi Jackson Gee

Recipe: Bakewell tart

Raspberry jam and a dash of frangipane will bring this classic tart alive

How to host the perfect dinner party

From the food to the company, Lara Prendergast brings you a ten-step guide to creating a magical evening

Get lost in Germany’s Black Forest

There’s more to the land of cuckoo clocks and fairy tales than meets the eye

Visit Sibiu: the Transylvanian host of this week’s EU summit

This pocket-sized Romanian city easily competes with Europe’s heavyweights

Call him Boris: a guide to naming the royal baby

Forget Archie Harrison – here are 9 monikers that would have got everyone talking

Recipe: pink lemonade jelly

A giddy summer dish that takes you back to your childhood

The best theatre shows to catch this summer

From a play about Boris to a Tennessee Williams revival, there’s plenty to draw you to the theatre this summer

The death of democracy: a user’s guide

Embrace the rule of your betters. Accept that you don’t know best

Can the Obamas conquer Netflix?

America’s most famous couple could find that entertainment and politics make for an uncomfortable mix

The London Fix: what to see and do this weekend

Go filmic with Kubrick and try boutique drinking in Portobello

Has Jordan Peterson lost his spark?

Why the debate between Jordan Peterson and philosopher Slavoj Žižek fell flat

Game of Thrones: Episode 3 reviewed

James Delingpole unpacks the battle we’ve all been waiting for

Spring fling: a seasonal getaway in Dublin

Spend the weekend in Ireland’s capital for a heady mix of history and culture

Argenteuil: the Parisian commune beloved by the Impressionists

From Monet to Renoir, Parisian artists flocked to Argenteuil for inspiration

London’s best pint-sized theatres

Away from the West End, London’s small theatres prove that size isn’t everything

A Guide To Becoming an Activist in 2019

You are nothing without a cause. Find yours before the world falls apart

Have a horrible histories holiday in Rome

Rome is full of gory facts to delight kids and grown ups alike

Looking to buy your first London home? Go west, not east!

Property expert James Max explains how to find lasting value in the capital

The best crowd pleasing wines for Easter

Forget high brow recommendations, here are the stalwart wines we all love to drink

How to stage a naked protest

Taking one’s clothes off in the name of politics is back in fashion: here’s a guide on how to do it properly

The London Fix: what to see and do this weekend

Look no further for the best art, bars and food

Reviewed: Game of Thrones, season 8, episode 1

Game of Thrones is back and it feels like the first day at school after the long summer holidays – James Delingpole reviews episode 1