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

10 films to see in 2018

Three Billboards, The Incredibles 2 and Phantom Thread are all on the way

Molly’s Game review: a poker film worth gambling on

Jessica Chastain stars as the skier turned poker queen in Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut

Gallery: Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2017

The Ferryman was the big winner at the star-studded ceremony

Gallery: The Fayre of St James’s

Stephen Fry, Ellie Goulding and Cressida Bonas took part in the festive charity concert

Plays to book ahead for

Poldark’s Aidan Turner is heading to the West End

London’s best pop-up bars for winter

Where to go for rooftop lounging, warming cocktails and delicious street food

Britain’s most spectacular Bonfire Night celebrations

Burning barrels, flaming effigies and spellbinding processions are on the way

Halloween 2017: London’s best events

Family frights, classic horror films and spooky suppers are all on offer across the capital this Halloween

Comedy shows to book ahead for

Katherine Ryan, Michael McIntyre and Greg Davies are heading out on the road

Seven brilliant things to do in October

Including London Film Festival, Oktoberfest and opera at the V&A

Open House London 2017: the best buildings to visit

The doors to the capital’s architectural gems are being thrown open once again

10 brilliant things to do in September

Your essential guide to the month ahead

Five exhibitions to plan ahead for

An eclectic array of exhibitions to visit in the coming months

Plays to book ahead for

Secure your tickets for these upcoming theatre gems

The best museums outside London

From surgical secrets to archaeological treasures

The Diary: Things to do in August

Your essential what’s on guide for the month ahead

Edinburgh Festival 2017: comedy shows to book now

Al Porter, Sara Pascoe and Adam Riches are among the comedians to catch at this year’s Fringe

London’s best lidos

Stay cool at the capital’s finest open-air swimming pools

Where to drink during the Edinburgh Festival

Escape the main Fringe venues and head to the finest pubs and bars the Scottish capital has to offer

London’s best outdoor cinemas

Catch a classic film in the fresh air this summer

The Cambridge Folk Festival

Cherry Hinton Hall, 27-30 July