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Edinburgh Festival 2018: Comedy shows to book now

Natalie Palamides, Dylan Moran and Arthur Smith are among the acts to catch at this year’s Fringe

London’s best rooftop bars for summer 2018

Where to drink in the capital when the sun comes out

The best places in London to watch the World Cup

From boisterous bars to rooftop venues, here’s where to catch all the action from Russia

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018: in pictures

Highlights from this year’s celebration of beautiful blooms and innovative gardens

Jeune Femme review: A young woman to be reckoned with

Laetitia Dosch excels in this superb Paris-set character study

Music review: The Belcea Quartet at Menuhin Hall

Mozart, Janáček and Mendelssohn performed to perfection

Five literary ballets to book ahead for

From a graceful Jane Eyre to dancing musketeers

In pictures: Spectator Life’s sixth birthday party

Prue Leith, Mary Killen and Piers Morgan were among the guests at The Hari hotel

Olivier Awards 2018: full list of winners

Hamilton won seven awards at the Royal Albert Hall ceremony

120 Beats per Minute review: A forceful portrait of protest

Firebrand politics and personal tragedy combine in a fine film set amid Aids activism in the 1980s

Oscars 2018: in pictures

Highlights from the 90th Academy Awards

Oscars 2018: full list of winners

Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water was named best picture at the Academy Awards ceremony

I, Tonya review: A razor-sharp comedy on ice

Margot Robbie excels in this retelling of one of the most infamous incidents in the history of sport

Summer music festivals 2018: a guide

Ticket information and line-up news for Latitude, Green Man, Bestival and more

Bafta Film Awards 2018: in pictures

Highlights from a star-studded night at the Royal Albert Hall

Bafta Film Awards 2018: full list of winners

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri won five awards, including Best Picture

Lady Bird review: a coming-of-age comedy to fall for

Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalfe shine in a film that basks in early noughties nostalgia

Black Panther review: A superhero film with bite

Black Panther is an original, funny and defiantly African blockbuster

Six films to watch in February

Lady Bird, Black Panther and The Shape of Water are among the films to catch this month

Gallery: Grammys 2018

Bruno Mars won six awards at the ceremony in New York

Early Man review: a football comedy that doesn’t hit the back of the net

A team of prehistoric footballers take to the pitch in the latest stop motion animation from Aardman

Oscars 2018: full list of nominations

The nominations are in for this year’s Academy Awards

The best Burns Night events in London

Where to indulge whisky and haggis cravings on Burns Night 2018

National Trust hidden gems

William Cook on the unheralded National Trust properties that keep drawing him back

Bafta Film Awards 2018: full list of nominations

Joanna Lumley will host this year’s ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall